Discover a selection of 175 holiday rentals in Arcata, 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 internet/WiFi and garden. Prices start at £ 81 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Arcata. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The scenic city of Arcata awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Arcata. This scenic city is known for its university setting, shopping and hiking. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Arcata

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Arcata a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Baywood Golf And Country Club (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Finnish Country Sauna & Tubs (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mad River Hatchery (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Chumayo Spa (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Blue Ox Millworks (6 mi / 9.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Arcata

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Arcata

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Arcata is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arcata Community Forest (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Sequoia Park Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Mad River Beach County Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Clam Beach County Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Samoa Dunes Recreation Area (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Humboldt Botanical Garden (13 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Arcata

Fly into Eureka, CA (ACV-Arcata - Eureka), the closest airport, located 9.1 mi (14.7 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Arcata?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 175 vacation rentals near Arcata. From 133 houses to 20 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Arcata for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Arcata?

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

  • Finnish Country Sauna & Tubs: 201 vacation rentals
  • Mad River Hatchery: 188 vacation rentals
  • Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center: 202 vacation rentals
  • Arcata Plaza: 202 vacation rentals
  • Arcata Community Forest: 201 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 133 Houses in Arcata. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Arcata include:

  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Flats: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Arcata?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 148 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Arcata. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.