Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Bend

The riverfront, lake and desert are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Bend. Renowned for its hiking, cycling and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Bend

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Travellers enjoy Bend for its hiking, cycling and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bend a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • River's Edge Golf Course (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Bend Rock Gym (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Lost Tracks Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Pronghorn Golf Courses (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Juniper Golf Course (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Sunriver Nature Center (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bend

Bend is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, September or April, when snowfall averages 23.70 inches and temperatures average -5°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Bend

Travellers appreciate the stunning river views and desert landscape, which is just a taste of what Bend has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bend is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Drake Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Pilot Butte State Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Tumalo State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Petersen Rock Garden (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Lava Lands Visitor Center (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Lava River Cave (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bend

The nearest airport is in Redmond, OR (RDM-Robert's Field), located 15.5 mi (25 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bend?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,808 holiday lettings around Bend. From 11 holiday lodges to 1,835 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a resort property in Bend?

Eat like a VIP, chill like celeb and indulge like never before. If that sounds like your kind of getaway, HomeAway has the keys to some first-rate escapes where you can do just that. HomeAway has 883 getaway rentals located within resorts available. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Fortunately, HomeAway has heaps of other choices, including:

  • 473 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 402 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 205 golf-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Bend?

If you're searching for a home away from home for your upcoming holiday, renting a whole house is a fantastic idea. You and the gang will have plenty of space for all sorts of getaway activities. There are 2,009 houses listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £38 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Condo: 507 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.
  • Cabin: 144 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £68 per night.
  • Townhome: 122 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £71 per night.

Can I stay in Bend in a large group?

The recipe for an unforgettable getaway is relaxing with close friends and family in an amazing new place. If you're travelling with a large group, HomeAway has options for you. Presently, house holiday rentals are preferred for large groups of travellers here, and we have 378 featured on our database. Rental properties around here that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the lookout for places that can house 6 guests? We have 797 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just £64 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your group, you'll be pleased to find out that there are 784 rental accommodation suitable. You can get one for as little as £52 per night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 10? We have 452 properties for rent that fit the bill. Prices begin at just £92 per night.

You and the squad will be in good hands when you arrange your Bend getaway through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Bend?

HomeAway is here to help you catch up with your family and friends. With plenty of economical holiday rentals, you're sure to discover a special place that houses one and all. Tennis Village has bargain written all over it. And with 274 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £171 a night, it's not hard to see why. Broken Top is another place worth considering. We have 91 and the average price is around £174 per night.