Destination guide

The lush setting of Felton is ready to explore

The forests, riverfront and mountains display a scene truly unique to Felton. This relaxing city is known for its camping, bird watching and hiking. Mystery Spot and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Felton

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Felton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Valley Gardens Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Roaring Camp Railroads (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Pasatiempo Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Poetic Cellars Winery (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • David Bruce Winery (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Byington Vineyard and Winery (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Felton

Whether you're an adventurous 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 Felton. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Main Beach (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Natural Bridges State Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Felton Covered Bridge Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • University of California Santa Cruz Arboretum (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Felton

The nearest airport is in Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), located 17.9 mi (28.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), which is 21.2 mi (34.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Felton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 638 holiday lettings near Felton. From 66 Cabins to 66 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Felton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Felton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Felton:

  • Berryessa: 46 holiday homes
  • Monta Loma: 25 holiday homes
  • Opal Cliffs: 319 holiday homes
  • East San Jose: 38 holiday homes
  • Edenvale: 22 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Felton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Felton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Roaring Camp Railroads: 873 holiday lettings
  • Felton Covered Bridge Park: 867 holiday lettings
  • California's Great America: 921 holiday lettings
  • Villa Montalvo: 984 holiday lettings
  • Capitola Beach: 863 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Felton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Felton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 66 Cabins in Felton. Our other popular types of Felton holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 408 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 66 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Felton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 62 holiday homes with pool available in Felton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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