Where to stay around Sonoma County?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,482 holiday lettings near Sonoma County. From 991 Houses to 149 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sonoma County is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Sonoma County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sonoma County. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sonoma: 850 holiday homes
  • Santa Rosa: 1,026 holiday homes
  • Bodega Bay: 545 holiday homes
  • Villa Grande: 27 holiday homes
  • Healdsburg: 732 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Sonoma County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sonoma County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Sonoma County with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Sonoma: 850 holiday lettings
  • Santa Rosa: 1,026 holiday lettings
  • Bodega Bay: 545 holiday lettings
  • Healdsburg: 732 holiday lettings
  • Petaluma: 448 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Sonoma County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Sonoma County are:

  • Charles M Schulz Sonoma Co Airport (STS): 1,064 self catering accommodations
  • Ocean Ridge Airport (E55): 322 self catering accommodations
  • Sausalito, CA (JMC-Commodore Center Heliport): 1,807 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Sonoma County?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Sonoma County. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Valley of the Moon Winery & Vineyards: 1,015 holiday rentals
  • The 101 Casino: 986 holiday rentals
  • Black Point Beach: 284 holiday rentals
  • Sonoma Plaza: 944 holiday rentals
  • Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau: 951 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sonoma County listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Sonoma County, USA your home away from home

Sonoma County is an area on California’s North Coast a little way north of San Francisco. Staying at a vacation rental in Sonoma County you’ll be in a region known for its wine production – it’s not as famous as the nearby Napa Valley, but offers picturesque rural scenery and numerous wineries that remain less frequented than its better-known neighbour.

Things to do in Sonoma County, USA

Sonoma County vacation accommodation would certainly appeal to Oenophiles and bons vivants, with more than 250 wineries and some of the best restaurants in the region. Here you’ll be able to enjoy a wide range of varietals, with syrah, merlot, sauvignon blanc, pinot noir, zinfandel and chardonnay all grown here. At most wineries you’ll be able to take guided tours of the facilities and take part in tasting sessions. There are 13 different wine regions within the county, each usually boasting a world-class product. In the summer months Sonoma County towns are home to farmers markets – cheese, olive oil and bread are all produced locally to a high standard. Meanwhile there’s excellent dining to be had in locations such as Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Petaluma and Healdsburg.

There are some interesting sights to see around Sonoma County self-catering accommodation. There’s the Petaluma State Historic Park, which preserves the base for General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo’s agricultural wealth in California when it was a Mexican Province in the mid-19th Century. Meanwhile if you’d to enjoy the beautiful nature in the area you could head to the Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve, home to the 1,400 year-old Armstrong Tree. The coast is also a great spot for walks and bike trips, with beautifully rugged scenery. Horseback riding is also popular here.

Places to visit o holiday in Sonoma County, USA

If you’d like to continue your viticultural experience, then the Napa Valley is just a short drive from Sonoma County vacation rentals. It’s regarded as one of the world’s top wine regions, with a wealth of vineyards and wineries, all accompanied by gourmet restaurants and surrounded by majestic rural scenery. Also here are ten golf courses and numerous spas.

Weather in Sonoma County, USA

On holiday at a Sonoma County self-catering vacation rental you’ll experience a Mediterranean climate, with plenty of warm and dry weather from spring to autumn. Winters are mild, bringing more rainfall.

Cheap flights to Sonoma County, USA

The best way to get to Sonoma County self-catering vacation accommodation from the UK would be to fly to San Francisco (AFO) from London Heathrow (LHR) with United Air Lines, Virgin or British Airways. From here you’ll have no more than a 45-minute drive to reach your holiday accommodation.

Activities and attractions in and around Sonoma Valley

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sonoma Valley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert Mondavi Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Artesa Winery (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • V. Sattui (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Sterling Vineyards (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Valley of the Moon Winery & Vineyards (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)

Exploring the natural features in Sonoma Valley

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sonoma Valley. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Jack London State Historic Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Sonoma Plaza (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Petrified Forest (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Old Faithful Geyser of California (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Sonoma Valley Regional Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)