Destination guide

Travel to lively Petaluma

Take a holiday to Petaluma and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and opera. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Jack London State Historic Park and Sonoma Plaza are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Petaluma

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

  • Artesa Winery (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Robert Mondavi Winery (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • V. Sattui (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Adobe Road Winery (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Adobe Creek Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Petaluma

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Petaluma is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jack London State Historic Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Sonoma Plaza (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Helen Putnam Regional Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Shollenberger Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Petaluma

Fly into Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Petaluma?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,004 holiday rentals near Petaluma. From 677 Houses to 131 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Petaluma for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Petaluma:

  • Upper Telegraph: 66 holiday homes
  • Claremont Hills: 34 holiday homes
  • Claremont: 55 holiday homes
  • Berkeley Hills: 178 holiday homes
  • Southwest Berkeley: 79 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 Petaluma?

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

  • Sonoma County Wildlife Rescue: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • Santa Rosa Junior College-Petaluma Campus: 1,089 holiday rentals
  • University of Northern California: 1,016 holiday rentals
  • Adobe Creek Golf Club: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • Petaluma Seed Bank: 995 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Petaluma 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 Petaluma?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 677 Houses in Petaluma. Our other popular types of Petaluma holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 131 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 131 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 42 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Petaluma?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 300 holiday homes with pool available in Petaluma. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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