Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Yelm

Enjoy the area's opera, theater scene and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Yelm. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and hiking. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Yelm

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Yelm a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eagles Pride Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Area (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Stottle Winery Tasting Room (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Home Course Golf Course (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Stina's Cellars (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Chambers Bay Golf Course (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Yelm

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Yelm. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monarch Contemporary Art Center and Sculpture Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Regional Athletic Complex (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Area (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • LBA Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Millersylvania State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Tumwater Falls Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Yelm

The nearest airport is in Olympia, WA (OLM-Olympia Regional), located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), which is 39 mi (62.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Yelm?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 32 house rentals around Yelm. From 12 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, 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 Yelm is on HomeAway.

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

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 Yelm:

  • North End: 58 vacation rentals
  • New Tacoma: 48 vacation rentals
  • Hilltop: 53 vacation rentals
  • South End: 16 vacation rentals
  • Central Tacoma: 59 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 Yelm?

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

  • Tacoma Dome: 89 home rentals
  • Tacoma Station: 554 home rentals
  • Washington State Capitol: 177 home rentals
  • LeMay Car Museum: 543 home rentals
  • Olympia Farmers Market: 184 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yelm 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 Houses in Yelm?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 12 Houses in Yelm. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Yelm include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 3 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 Yelm?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation homes with pool available in Yelm.