Destination guide

Travel to friendly Ellensburg

Enjoy the live music and other features of Ellensburg. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, cafes and fishing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Ellensburg

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Ellensburg has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ellensburg Rodeo (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Mission Ridge Ski Area (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Cave B Estate Winery (27 mi / 43.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellensburg

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ellensburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Ellensburg Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Centennial Park (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Yakima River Valley (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Fireman's Park (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park Interpretive Center (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
  • Wild Horse Monument (27.6 mi / 44.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ellensburg

The nearest airport is in Yakima, WA (YKM-Yakima Air Terminal - McAllister Field), located 30.2 mi (48.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Wenatchee, WA (EAT-Pangborn Memorial), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Ellensburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 370 holiday rentals near Ellensburg. From 221 Houses to 61 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ellensburg for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Central Washington University: 23 holiday rentals
  • WIndy Ridge Viewpoint: 60 holiday rentals
  • Olmstead Place State Park Heritage Area: 16 holiday rentals
  • Ellensburg Rodeo: 22 holiday rentals
  • Wild Horse Renewable Energy Center: 73 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 221 Houses in Ellensburg. Our other popular types of Ellensburg holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 61 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 61 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 35 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 Ellensburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 140 holiday homes with pool available in Ellensburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.