Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Golden getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Golden. This city has something for everyone. 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 Golden

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Golden a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Promised Land Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Persimmon Hill Farm (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pivot Rock and Natural Bridge (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Eureka Springs & North Arkansas Railway (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Cosmic Cavern (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cassville Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Golden

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Golden. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Onyx Cave (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lake Leatherwood (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Dogwood Canyon Nature Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Pivot Rock (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Blue Springs Heritage Center (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Roaring River State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Golden

Fly into Branson, MO (BKG), the closest airport, located 24.8 mi (40 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Harrison, AR (HRO-Boone County Regional), which is 33.4 mi (53.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Golden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 351 holiday lettings near Golden. From 158 Houses to 34 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Golden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Golden?

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

  • Golden Pioneer Museum: 652 holiday lettings
  • Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge: 508 holiday lettings
  • Great Passion Play Amphitheater: 554 holiday lettings
  • Blue Springs Heritage Center: 532 holiday lettings
  • Roaring River State Park: 478 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 158 Houses in Golden. Our other popular types of Golden holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 117 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 Golden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 81 holiday homes with pool available in Golden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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