Destination guide

The arty city of Novato awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Novato. This city's riverfront, wildlife and shopping draw many visitors. Sonoma Plaza and Muir Woods are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Novato

Do you want to find top things to see and 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 Novato a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artesa Winery (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Stone Tree Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Indian Valley Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Pacheco Ranch Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Audi Sportscar Experience (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Adobe Road Winery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Novato

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Novato is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sonoma Plaza (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Muir Woods (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Jack London State Historic Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Angel Island (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Shollenberger Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Novato

Fly into Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 17.9 mi (28.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Novato?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,264 holiday rentals around Novato. From 632 Houses to 103 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Novato is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Novato?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Novato:

  • Ashbury Heights: 161 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 628 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 727 holiday homes
  • Union Square: 555 holiday homes
  • Alamo Square: 605 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Novato. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pacheco Ranch Winery: 1,334 holiday rentals
  • Novato History Museum: 1,108 holiday rentals
  • Novato Farmer's Market: 1,111 holiday rentals
  • Indian Valley Golf Club: 938 holiday rentals
  • Novato Arts Center at Hamilton Field: 1,366 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Novato listed on Stayz 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 Novato?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 632 Houses in Novato. Our other popular types of Novato holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 103 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 347 holiday houses
  • Studios: 311 holiday houses

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 Novato?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 292 holiday homes with pool available in Novato. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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