Destination guide

The friendly area of Los Gatos awaits your stay

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Los Gatos. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and cycling, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Mystery Spot and Winchester Mystery House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Los Gatos

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Los Gatos a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • California's Great America (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Villa del Monte Winery (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Regale Winery and Vineyards (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Burrell School Vineyards and Winery (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Testarossa Winery (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Silver Mountain Vineyards (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Los Gatos

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Los Gatos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelley Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Main Beach (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Natural Bridges State Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Shoreline Park (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Vasona Lake County Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Almaden Quicksilver County Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Los Gatos

Fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (22.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview), which is 14.3 mi (23 km) away.

Where to stay around Los Gatos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,077 holiday lettings near Los Gatos. From 574 Houses to 70 Cottages, 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 Los Gatos is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Los Gatos?

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 Los Gatos:

  • Berryessa: 53 holiday homes
  • Duveneck - St. Francis: 23 holiday homes
  • Central San Jose: 203 holiday homes
  • West Valley: 96 holiday homes
  • South San Mateo: 29 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 Los Gatos?

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

  • David Bruce Winery: 1,302 holiday lettings
  • Castle Rock Falls: 1,133 holiday lettings
  • Burrell School Vineyards and Winery: 1,208 holiday lettings
  • Castle Rock State Park: 1,011 holiday lettings
  • Testarossa Winery: 1,371 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Los Gatos 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 Los Gatos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 574 Houses in Los Gatos. Our other popular types of Los Gatos holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 316 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 70 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 Los Gatos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 135 holiday homes with pool available in Los Gatos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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