Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday rentals in Oakland, CA, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including garden and pool. Prices start at £ 97 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Oakland. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Captivating Oakland will entice you

Enjoy the area's entertainment, theatre scene and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Oakland. Renowned for its sporting events, architecture and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Oakland Museum of California and Oracle Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Oakland

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Oakland a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Waterworld California (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Children's Fairyland (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • St. George Spirits (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oakland

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

  • Palace of Fine Arts (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Twin Peaks (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Tilden Regional Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Angel Island (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Oakland

Fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive), which is 13 mi (20.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Oakland-Jack London Square Station or Coliseum Station to see more of the city. You can get around Oakland by catching a ride on the metro at 12th St - Oakland City Center Station, 19th St Station or Lake Merritt Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Oakland?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,634 vacation rentals near Oakland. From 854 flats & apartments to 573 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oakland for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Oakland?

Whether you're traveling 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 Oakland:

  • Prescott: 22 vacation rentals
  • West Oakland: 56 vacation rentals
  • Rockridge: 92 vacation rentals
  • Upper Telegraph: 52 vacation rentals
  • Sequoyah: 17 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Oakland?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Oakland. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Paramount Theatre: 2,046 vacation rentals
  • USS Potomac: 2,057 vacation rentals
  • Camron-Stanford House: 2,043 vacation rentals
  • Remember Them Champions for Humanity Monument: 2,020 vacation rentals
  • Fruitvale Station: 1,986 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oakland listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Oakland?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 854 Flats in Oakland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oakland include:

  • Houses: 573 rentals available
  • Cottages: 43 rentals available
  • Studios: 671 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Oakland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 210 vacation rentals with pool available in Oakland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Explore destinations around Oakland

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