Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Emeryville

The area's entertainment and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Emeryville. Well-liked for its shopping, restaurants and university setting, this city is both welcoming and cosmopolitan. Pier 39 and Alcatraz Island are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Emeryville

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Emeryville has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Waterworld California (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Eastshore State Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cesar Chavez Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Emeryville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Emeryville. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Twin Peaks (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Tilden Regional Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Angel Island (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Emeryville

The nearest airport is in Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), located 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Emeryville Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Emeryville?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 522 house rentals around Emeryville. From 164 Condos/Apartments to 253 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Emeryville is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Emeryville:

  • Clawson: 21 vacation rentals
  • Paradise Park: 20 vacation rentals
  • Longfellow: 22 vacation rentals
  • Golden Gate: 15 vacation rentals
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 706 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Emeryville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Emeryville. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bay Street: 2,075 home rentals
  • Public Market Emeryville: 2,075 home rentals
  • Emeryville Station: 2,072 home rentals
  • Emeryville Marina: 2,149 home rentals
  • Sausalito Visitors Kiosk: 2,026 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Emeryville listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Emeryville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 164 Condos/Apartments in Emeryville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Emeryville include:

  • Houses: 253 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 30 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 30 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Emeryville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 58 vacation homes with pool available in Emeryville.

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