Where to stay around Northern California?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18,671 holiday lettings near Northern California. From 9,615 houses to 3,199 condos, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Northern California area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northern California?

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

  • California: 46,602 holiday homes
  • San Francisco: 1,515 holiday homes
  • Las Vegas: 2,125 holiday homes
  • San Francisco Bay Area: 5,931 holiday homes
  • Monterey: 707 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Northern California! 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 Northern California?

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

  • San Francisco: 1,515 holiday lettings
  • Las Vegas: 2,125 holiday lettings
  • Monterey: 707 holiday lettings
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea: 694 holiday lettings
  • Santa Cruz: 616 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 Northern California?

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 Northern California are:

  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO): 1,615 self catering accommodations
  • Ocean Ridge Airport (E55): 329 self catering accommodations
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK): 1,674 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 Northern California?

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

  • Yosemite Valley: 228 holiday rentals
  • 1750: 3,903 holiday rentals
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 1,863 holiday rentals
  • Napa Valley Wine Train: 807 holiday rentals
  • 555 California Street: 1,851 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northern California 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.

Why people love visiting lively Northern California

Take a holiday to Northern California and enjoy the area's entertainment, live music and sports. Renowned for its wineries, restaurants and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. There are plenty of chances to soak up some sunshine at Mavericks, Goat Rock Beach and Main Beach. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, consider a rental home. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area.

Attractions in and around Northern California

Looking for places to see while you're in Northern California? Local attractions include Pier 39, California's Great America and Monterey Bay Aquarium. Don't miss landmarks such as Alcatraz Island and Lombard Street, and unique cultural highlights such as Lafayette Gallery and Computer History Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Mavericks and Goat Rock Beach or experience the natural beauty of Palace of Fine Arts and Twin Peaks. Winter enthusiasts will find Northstar California Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort in the city. You could easily spend a day shopping at Great Mall of the Bay Area, Gilroy Premium Outlets and Ghirardelli Square. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Golden1Center or Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. Fun activities in the city include Fisherman's Wharf, Sterling Vineyards and V. Sattui.