Top rated rentals — Merlin
Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Merlin

The riverfront, mountains and ocean views are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Merlin. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this scenic city. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Merlin

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

  • Grants Pass Downs (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Grants Pass Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Valley of the Rogue State Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Serra Vineyards (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Rosella's Vineyard (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Schmidt Family Vineyards (17 mi / 27.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Merlin

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Merlin is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Reinhart Volunteer Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Rogue River (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Riverside Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Hellgate Canyon (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Schroeder Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Merlin

Fly into Medford, OR (MFR-Rogue Valley Intl.), the closest airport, located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city centre.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Merlin?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Merlin that's a perfect match. These are some of our top picks:

  • Around 40 miles from the centre of Merlin, you'll love staying at "Spectacular Panoramic Views Of Majestic Coastline. Private And Comfortable Home". It has 3 bedrooms and handy features including mountain views and a toaster.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfortable at "The Bandon House, Elegant And Spacious". Around 55 miles from the heart of Merlin, it has 4 bedrooms and features lowered locks and outdoor furniture.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Merlin holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Merlin?

Vrbo has some wonderful log cabins to rent in and around Merlin. Enjoy the rustic cabin experience while spending time in the middle of nature at one of these popular properties:

  • "B And B Spacious Log Cabin Home. 5 Minutes Walk To Historic Jacksonville" has all you need for a relaxed getaway, including high-speed internet services and free WiFi. Once you've unpacked, get out and about and enjoy the scenery.
  • After a full day of outdoor adventures, unwind at "Rustic Bandon Log Cabin On 5 Acres Of Woodlands". This cosy escape comes with a nearby beach and a stovetop.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Merlin?

Weekends were made for having fun. Escape to one of these weekend getaways in and near Merlin and take advantage of all the wonderful things to do nearby:

  • Located 2 miles to the west of central Merlin, "Cosy, Country Cottage Near The Rogue River" is popular with adventurous types and nature lovers. Get out and explore nearby outdoor attractions, including Ruckman Memorial Trailhead and Enchanted Forest Trail. Then, try your hand at activities like fishing or cycling.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Chalet Cabin Near Rogue River: Hiking". Stay in and put your feet up, or head out for some hiking and biking and fishing. When it's time to discover some nearby attractions, check out Hellgate Canyon and Greyback Mountain Trail. This great holiday rental is around 7 miles southeast of Merlin.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Merlin?

If you'd love a small but stylish stay, you can't go past a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently positioned in the centre of town. Check out the following options in or near Merlin:

  • After an exciting day of urban exploration, enjoy peace, quiet and privacy at "Tiny Cabin In The Woods With Private Hot Tub And Firepit". An in-room safe and free WiFi are among the handy amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, use "Diamond D Fully Furnished 1 Bedroom Guest House" as a base to check off the top attractions around you. This cosy home away from home comes with nearby hunting activities, golf and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Merlin?

From cosy apartments to huge holiday homes, Vrbo has your holiday sorted. Here are just two of our most popular stays in and around Merlin:

  • If you only need to stay a night or two, "Stone's Throw Bungalow ~ Walk To Plays" is a good choice. It's not far from the centre of Merlin, so you'll have easy access to all the best sights.
  • "Oceanfront Luxury New Home 2700 Sq" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why lots of guests rate this property highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Merlin?

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Merlin that would make Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a few passion-filled evenings at "Peaceful Rogue Riverfront Home On 3 Acres". Around 6 miles from Merlin, it comes with lots of nice touches, including winery tours and a fireplace.
  • Another place where you can spend a few precious days together is "Rogue River House - Aka Cabin In The Woods". Located 19 miles from Merlin, winery tours and beauty services add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Merlin?

Sneak a look at these large group holiday rentals in or near Merlin where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • A host of amenities including a fireplace and a kitchen make "Drift Away - A Beautiful River Front Home In Southern Oregon" a top pick. This sprawling getaway has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 14 people. From the heart of Merlin, it's around 30 miles away to the east.
  • "The Riverview House" is another impressive option. It's around 2 miles to the northwest of Merlin, has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 guests. A kitchen and a water view are among the things that'll help make your stay more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Merlin?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when deciding where to stay, especially if you're travelling with kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Merlin and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Welcome to "Rogue River House - Aka Cabin In The Woods", where your top priority will be spending time in the pool. Amenities including a kitchen and a porch help make this escape a favourite with guests.
  • "Diamond D Fully Furnished 1 Bedroom Guest House" is the sort of place you go to leave the everyday behind and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A TV and a travel crib are also on hand to make your stay comfortable and convenient.

Not sure what the weather is like in Merlin? It has a mediterranean climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 50null to 80null. If you're seeking more inspiration on where to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Merlin holiday rentals.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Merlin?

Great family getaways are all about taking time out together and having new experiences. If you're searching for a home away from home that'll fit the whole gang, browse through a few of our large family holiday rentals in and around Merlin:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests over 3 bedrooms, "Peaceful Rogue Riverfront Home On 3 Acres" is a popular choice with larger families. It features cable/satellite TV services and a fridge and is around 6 miles southeast of Merlin.
  • Another fabulous option is "Rogue River House - Aka Cabin In The Woods". It's approximately 19 miles east of Merlin, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. A travel crib and a fenced yard are some of the conveniences here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Merlin?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Merlin and make wonderful memories with the ones you love:

  • "Rogue River House - Aka Cabin In The Woods" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your nearest and dearest at this getaway, which is around 19 miles east of central Merlin. On-site watersports and a garden are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Tiny Cabin In The Woods With Private Hot Tub And Firepit" - This stay is also ideal for a family getaway and is around 8 miles southeast of Merlin. Offering beach sun loungers, coffee and tea making facilities and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Merlin holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.