Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Sun Valley

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Sun Valley. Renowned for its skiing, mountain views and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Sun Valley

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, hiking and ice skating. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sun Valley a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sun Valley Ski Resort (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Big Wood Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • River Run Day Lodge (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Sun Valley

Travellers enjoy Sun Valley for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, December or November, when snowfall averages 51.65 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sun Valley

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sun Valley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dollar Mountain (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Bald Mountain (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Sawtooth National Recreation Area (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Sawtooth National Forest (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sun Valley

Fly into Sun Valley, ID (SUN-Friedman Memorial), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Sun Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 750 holiday lettings near Sun Valley. From 188 Houses to 449 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 Sun Valley is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sun 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 Sun Valley:

  • Elkhorn Village: 196 holiday homes
  • Saddle View: 51 holiday homes
  • Elkhorn Twin Creeks: 36 holiday homes
  • Thunder Spring: 55 holiday homes
  • River Run: 170 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 Sun Valley?

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

  • Elkhorn Golf Club: 759 holiday lettings
  • Ernest Hemingway Memorial: 759 holiday lettings
  • Big Wood Golf Course: 758 holiday lettings
  • Sun Valley Ski Resort: 758 holiday lettings
  • Blaine County Historical Museum: 759 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sun 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 Sun Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 188 Houses in Sun Valley. Our other popular types of Sun Valley holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 449 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 318 holiday homes with pool available in Sun Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.