Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Glen Ellen

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Glen Ellen. This city is romantic and relaxing, recognised for its restaurants, parks and local tours. Quarryhill Botanical Garden and Jack London State Historic Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Glen Ellen

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Glen Ellen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert Mondavi Winery (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • V. Sattui (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Artesa Winery (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sterling Vineyards (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Mayo Family Winery (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glen Ellen

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glen Ellen is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Jack London State Historic Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Sonoma Plaza (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Petrified Forest (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Old Faithful Geyser of California (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Sonoma Valley Regional Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Glen Ellen

The nearest airport is in Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), located 16.3 mi (26.2 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 mi (27.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Glen Ellen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 725 holiday rentals around Glen Ellen. From 461 Houses to 77 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 Glen Ellen is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Glen Ellen?

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 Glen Ellen:

  • Montecito Heights: 23 holiday homes
  • Southwest Santa Rosa: 15 holiday homes
  • Deer Park: 38 holiday homes
  • Browns Valley: 32 holiday homes
  • The Grove: 69 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 Glen Ellen?

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

  • Sonoma Valley Regional Park: 455 holiday rentals
  • Mayo Family Winery: 1,225 holiday rentals
  • Calvert State Park: 1,253 holiday rentals
  • Imagery Estate Winery: 1,145 holiday rentals
  • Quarryhill Botanical Garden: 1,205 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Ellen 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 Glen Ellen?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 461 Houses in Glen Ellen. Our other popular types of Glen Ellen holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 77 holiday houses
  • Villas: 35 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 77 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 Glen Ellen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 314 holiday homes with pool available in Glen Ellen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.