Destination guide

The captivating area of Scotts Valley awaits your stay

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Scotts Valley. Well known for its cafes, mountain views and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Mystery Spot and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Scotts Valley

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Scotts Valley 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:

  • Valley Gardens Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Poetic Cellars Winery (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Roaring Camp Railroads (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Villa del Monte Winery (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Silver Mountain Vineyards (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Pasatiempo Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Scotts Valley

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, September, August, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Scotts Valley

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Scotts Valley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Main Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Natural Bridges State Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Felton Covered Bridge Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Scotts Valley

Fly into Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), the closest airport, located 15.6 mi (25.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), which is 20.9 mi (33.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Scotts Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 600 holiday rentals near Scotts Valley. From 384 Houses to 60 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scotts Valley for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Scotts Valley?

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 Scotts Valley:

  • North San Jose: 129 holiday homes
  • Sunnyvale West: 28 holiday homes
  • Northside: 56 holiday homes
  • Seabright: 172 holiday homes
  • Edenvale: 21 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 Scotts Valley?

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

  • Treks and Tracks Rock Climbing Trips: 971 holiday rentals
  • Zip Line: 1,009 holiday rentals
  • Valley Gardens Golf Course: 926 holiday rentals
  • La Selva Beach: 435 holiday rentals
  • Santana Row Shopping Center: 934 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 384 Houses in Scotts Valley. Our other popular types of Scotts Valley holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 60 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 60 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 79 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 Scotts Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 55 holiday homes with pool available in Scotts Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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