Destination guide

The captivating city of Merced awaits you

Enjoy the area's entertainment, opera and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Merced. Renowned for its cycling, shopping and cafes, 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 and attractions in Merced

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Merced a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Merced County Fairgrounds (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Applegate Park Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Pheasant Run Golf Course (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Hilmar Cheese Company (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County (23 mi / 37.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Merced

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Merced is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sports and Leisure Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Los Banos Park (26.1 mi / 42 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Merced

Fly into Merced, CA (MCE-Merced Municipal), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Merced Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Merced?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10 holiday rentals around Merced. From 8 holiday houses to 2 flats & apartments, 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 Merced is on Stayz.

Can I rent Houses in Merced?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 8 Houses in Merced. Our other popular types of Merced holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 2 holiday houses
  • House: 8 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Merced?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 8 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Merced. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.