Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Happy Valley

The forests, riverfront and wildlife are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Happy Valley. Renowned for its shopping, camping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Moda Center and End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Happy Valley

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Happy Valley a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oregon Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Eagle Landing Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • North Clackamas Aquatic Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sah-Hah-Lee Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Portland Aquarium (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Eastmoreland Golf Course (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Happy Valley

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Happy Valley is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Portland Japanese Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Leach Botanical Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Mount Talbert Nature Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hood View Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Lents Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Happy Valley

The nearest airport is in Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city centre.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Clackamas Town Center Transit Center or SE Fuller Road Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Happy Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,313 holiday lettings near Happy Valley. From 537 Houses to 519 Flats, 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 Happy Valley is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Happy Valley?

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 Happy Valley:

  • Lair Hill: 135 holiday homes
  • Cedar Hills: 38 holiday homes
  • Sellwood-Moreland: 45 holiday homes
  • Alberta Arts District: 232 holiday homes
  • Foothills: 17 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 Happy Valley?

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

  • Eagle Landing Golf Course: 1,295 holiday lettings
  • Artists Repertory Theatre: 1,306 holiday lettings
  • Vancouver Lake Park: 1,208 holiday lettings
  • West Sylvan Park: 1,344 holiday lettings
  • Burnside Bridge: 1,303 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Happy Valley 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 Houses in Happy Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 537 Houses in Happy Valley. Our other popular types of Happy Valley holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 519 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 63 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Happy Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Happy Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.