Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Boulder Creek

The waterfalls and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Boulder Creek. This scenic city is known for its hiking, camping and golfing. Mystery Spot and Winchester Mystery House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Boulder Creek

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Boulder Creek a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • California's Great America (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Byington Vineyard and Winery (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • David Bruce Winery (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Savannah-Chanelle Vineyards (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Mount Eden Vineyards (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Mountain Winery (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Boulder Creek

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boulder Creek is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Natural Bridges State Park (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Main Beach (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Shoreline Park (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Kelley Park (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Castle Rock Falls (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Castle Rock State Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Boulder Creek

The nearest airport is in San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), located 18.3 mi (29.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), which is 19.7 mi (31.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Boulder Creek?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 703 holiday lettings around Boulder Creek. From 378 houses to 57 cabins, 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 Boulder Creek?

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 Boulder Creek:

  • Westside: 186 holiday homes
  • North San Jose: 167 holiday homes
  • Upper Seabright: 118 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 17 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 30 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 Boulder Creek? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Boulder Creek. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Boulder Creek Golf Club and Country Club: 1,090 holiday lettings
  • Luminescence Healing Haven: 1,091 holiday lettings
  • California's Great America: 984 holiday lettings
  • Mountain View: 821 holiday lettings
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Links: 535 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Boulder Creek listed on 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 Boulder Creek?

Yes, of course. offers 378 Houses in Boulder Creek. Our other popular types of Boulder Creek holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 81 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Boulder Creek?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 131 holiday homes with pool available in Boulder Creek. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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