Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Kanazawa

Come and experience Kanazawa and its temples, history and museums. Well known for its gardens, seafood restaurants and monuments, this walkable city won't disappoint. 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

Activities and attractions in Kanazawa

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Kanazawa a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yuwaku Onsen (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • D.T. Suzuki Museum (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Ninjadera (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Seisonkaku Villa (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Matto Seaside Hot Spring (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Fukumi Onsen (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kanazawa

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kanazawa is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gyokusen-en Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Kenrokuen Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Utatsuyama Iris Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Honda Forest (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Mount Utatsu (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Chikamoriiseki Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kanazawa

Fly into Komatsu (KMQ), the closest airport, located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Toyama (TOY), which is 30.4 mi (48.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Kanazawa Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kanazawa, JP?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 25 vacation rentals around Kanazawa. From 8 house rentals to 15 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Kanazawa?

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

  • Utatsuyama Iris Garden: 26 vacation rentals
  • 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art: 28 vacation rentals
  • Ohi Pottery Museum: 28 vacation rentals
  • Tentoku-in: 28 vacation rentals
  • Kanazawa Stained Glass Museum: 27 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kanazawa listed on Vrbo 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 Kanazawa?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 8 Houses in Kanazawa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kanazawa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Studios: 15 rentals available
  • Hotels: 2 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 25 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Kanazawa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.