Top rated rentals — Sitka
Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Sitka

Enjoy the history and other features of Sitka. This scenic city is known for its hiking, fishing and wildlife. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sitka

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sitka is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sitka National Historical Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Halibut Point State Recreation Site (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Heart Lake Trail (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Thimbleberry-Heart Lake Trailhead (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Magoun Islands State Marine Park (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Old Sitka State Historical Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Sitka

Fly into Sitka, AK (SIT), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Angoon, AK (AGN-Angoon Seaplane Base), which is 41.8 mi (67.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Sitka?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and head for one of these top vacation rentals in or near Sitka:

  • Make use of handy extras like a kitchen and a beach at "Amazing 3 Bedroom Condo With Beautiful Ocean Views Out Of Every Room". Situated around 7 miles from Sitka, this unique option has 3 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, make a booking at "Forget - Me - Not Inn - Alaskan Waterfront Vacation Rental - Bear Suite". Located around 8 miles from the heart of Sitka, it has 1 bedroom and features a TV and WiFi.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Sitka?

Get away from the daily grind at one of our weekend getaways in or near Sitka. Whether you'd like to catch up with friends or spend valued time with your love, we'll have something to suit your needs. These are some of our top-rated options:

  • "Forget - Me - Not Inn - Alaskan Waterfront Vacation Rental - Bear Suite" is around 8 miles south of Sitka and will be just the thing to refresh your spirit. You'll enjoy the useful amenities here, including WiFi and internet services.
  • "The View" At Cascade Creek, Sitka" is another superb option. It's located around 9 miles to the south of Sitka and comes with a TV, a microwave oven and more.

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

Absolutely! If you'd like a simple yet stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently placed in the center of town. We recommend the following options in or near Sitka:

  • Get away on your own or take a buddy along to "Forget - Me - Not Inn - Alaskan Waterfront Vacation Rental - Bear Suite". You'll have lots of amenities to take advantage of, including internet services and a TV.
  • Another great rental is "Cozy Studio Apartment In Quiet Neighborhood". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfy apartment is loaded with useful amenities like shopping, a washing machine and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Sitka?

From funky studio apartments to huge vacation homes, Vrbo has your mini break sorted. Here are just two of our favorite stays in and around Sitka:

  • Within easy reach of central Sitka, "Cozy Studio Apartment In Quiet Neighborhood" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not enjoying your cozy digs, get out and discover all the fun stuff around you.
  • "Wake Up To A Volcano View" is also ideally located. Settle in here and discover why many guests rate this getaway as one of their favorites.

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

A pool is often a necessity when choosing where to stay, especially if you're traveling with kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Sitka and spend your days splashing about:

  • Get into vacay mode at "Scalde Oort 2 Modern Equipped Beach House On Park With Privacy", where your top priority will be chilling by the pool. Amenities including a barbecue grill and coffee and tea making facilities help make this escape a favorite with guests.
  • Spend lazy vacation days swimming or just unwinding beside the water at "Hughes House: 5 Br, 2. 5 Ba House In Sitka". This property is another sought-after option and comes with a microwave oven, a barbecue grill and more.

Curious what the weather is like in Sitka? It has a subarctic climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 50 ºF to 55 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Sitka vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Sitka?

Whether you're traveling with the kiddos or you're bringing your cousins, aunts and uncles along, family vacations equal fun. These large rentals in and around Sitka have space for everyone — along with everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • About 11 miles to the south of Sitka, "Harbor Heights Penthouse In Beautiful Downtown Sitka" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests. Top amenities here include a balcony and free toiletries.
  • Also check out "Historic 1930's Cottage Overlooking Crescent Harbor". It's about 11 miles south of Sitka, has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. Handy amenities here include clothes washing facilities and internet access.

As tempting as it is, don't spend all your time socializing with the fam indoors. Get out and see the area's family-friendly attractions, starting with Fortress of the Bear.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Sitka?

Chocolate, marshmallows, cookies and a campfire are the four ingredients you need to make a sweet snack and nice vacation memories. If you like the sound of huddling around a fire pit enjoying s'mores, have a look at these escapes in or near Sitka:

  • Catch-up with the ones you love around the fire pit at "Private Lighthouse With Luxurious Ammenaties". This getaway comes with lots of other useful amenities, such as a firepit and a water view.
  • Get a nice blaze going and then savor the relaxed atmosphere at "Oceanfront Otter's Den A Coastal Retreat At Raven's Roost". This sought-after pad also comes with a firepit and an ocean view.