Destination guide

The picturesque setting of Sandy is ready to explore

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sandy. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the football games, shopping and cycling. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandy

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Sandy has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fantasy Trail (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Mt Hood Community College Planetarium (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Gresham Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Orchard Hills Golf and Country Club (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Mirror Lake Trail (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Mount Hood Skibowl (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandy

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sandy is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Milo Mclver State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Chanticleer Point (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Wahkeena Falls (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Multnomah Falls (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Oneonta Gorge (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sandy

Fly into Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), the closest airport, located 26.2 mi (42.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sandy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 218 holiday lettings around Sandy. From 84 Cabins to 84 Cottages, 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.

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

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 Sandy:

  • Welches: 160 holiday homes
  • Woodstock: 77 holiday homes
  • Mount Tabor: 61 holiday homes
  • Montavilla: 21 holiday homes
  • Rose City Park: 19 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 Sandy?

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

  • Jonsrud Viewpoint: 451 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Actors Theatre: 384 holiday lettings
  • Lost Lake: 317 holiday lettings
  • Baker Cabin Historic Site: 780 holiday lettings
  • Mall 205: 856 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sandy 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 Sandy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 Cabins in Sandy. Our other popular types of Sandy holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 84 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Sandy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.