Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Pleasanton

The area's festivals and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Pleasanton. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Great Mall of the Bay Area and Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Pleasanton

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Pleasanton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pleasanton Golf Center (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Alameda County Fairgrounds (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mitchell Katz Winery (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Las Positas Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ruby Hill Winery (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Boomers (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pleasanton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pleasanton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Bishop Ranch Regional Preserve (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Lake Elizabeth (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Fremont Central Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Mission Peak Regional Preserve (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Hayward Japanese Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pleasanton

The nearest airport is in Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive), located 13.2 mi (21.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 18.8 mi (30.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Pleasanton Station. Consider catching the metro at Dublin-Pleasanton BART Station or West Dublin-Pleasanton Station to more easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Pleasanton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 953 holiday lettings around Pleasanton. From 350 houses to 313 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Pleasanton?

Sure, getting away from it all can feel nice. But sometimes delving into the fast pace of the concrete jungle is way more fun and entertaining! HomeAway has 85 city centre holiday homes available. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Fortunately, HomeAway has loads more options, including:

  • 39 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 16 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Pleasanton?

If you want an authentic holiday experience and love having lots of space to spread out, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 367 houses listed on HomeAway. Prices start from £35 per night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 216 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.
  • Apartment: 201 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £49 per night.
  • Condo: 70 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £61 per night.

Can I stay in Pleasanton in a large group?

Whether you're heading off on a holiday with the extended fam or spending a week away with your old school friends, it's always heaps of fun hanging out in a new place together! The good news is that HomeAway has places that'll suit. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice for large groups of visitors, with 72 available here. Around the area, the properties that can house large groups of guests include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we've got 366 holiday rentals suited to that size. Book a night for as little as £92.
  • Require a rental property for 5 people? We have 160 that will be perfect. You can get one for as low as £83 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 8? We've got 146 rental accommodation that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £91 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can take your uncle, your grandma and all your besties to Pleasanton.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Pleasanton?

HomeAway is here to help you enjoy quality time with your nearest and dearest. Offering up a selection of reasonably priced holiday rentals, you're sure to get a cosy lodging that houses one and all. Skyline-Hillcrest Estates is a fantastic area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 11 holiday rentals, and the average price is an affordable £115 per night. Another 162 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around North San Jose. With an average price of £143 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth bragging about.

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