Where to stay around Auburn, CA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 335 vacation rentals near Auburn. From 177 Houses to 59 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Auburn for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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

  • Gold Country Museum: 185 vacation rentals
  • Auburn Valley Golf Club: 169 vacation rentals
  • DarkHorse Golf Club: 200 vacation rentals
  • Gold Country Fairgrounds: 184 vacation rentals
  • Placer County Visitors Bureau: 185 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Auburn 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 Auburn?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 177 Houses in Auburn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Auburn include:

  • Cabins: 59 rentals available
  • Cottages: 59 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 59 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 pool in Auburn?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 74 vacation rentals with pool available in Auburn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Welcome to Gold Country

    Once an affluent gold rush town, today Auburn is brimming with history. In fact, the entire town is listed as a California Historical Society Landmark. It's a gateway to Gold Country and is a popular destination on the Central Pacific Railroad's transcontinental route. Whether you're road tripping or train hopping, Auburn is a worthy stop. There's a wealth of history to soak up, so why not enjoy an atmospheric stay with an Auburn vacation rental? From elegant Victorian homes to turn-of-the-century farmsteads, you'll have access to a host of unique properties in the heart of Gold Country.

    Make a splash on the American River

    Get your bearings with a stroll around Auburn's characterful town center. Today its heritage brick buildings house a mix of cafes, ice cream parlors, art galleries and antique stores. Craving thrills? In early spring the American River serves up some of California's best white-water rafting. The scene is more relaxed in the summer, when the calm waters are great for swimming, fishing and paddling, while Auburn is a magnet for hikers, mountain bikers and trail riders. Want to wake up to nature? From lakeside cabins to luxury forest lodges, Auburn vacation rentals boast some of Gold Country's best views.

    Discover Auburn's gold rush legacy

    Ravaged by deep gorges and rumbling rivers, the Auburn State Recreation Area is one of Sacramento's top natural attractions. It's laced with hiking routes, including the popular Western States Trail. For a glimpse at the region's colorful history, don't miss the Placer County Museum. Housed in the old courthouse, it showcases everything from Native American artifacts to vintage gold-panning equipment. Joss House is another historical gem, built by the Yue family during the gold rush. It's perched on Chinese Hill and offers a glimpse at what life was like for Asian-American settlers.

    Sun-drenched Sacramento summers

    With almost 190 clear days a year, Sacramento is one of America's sunniest cities. Just under a 45-minute drive away, Auburn also enjoys beautiful weather, with crowds peaking during the summer. Planning a family getaway? With spacious living areas, swimming pools and beautiful forest settings, Auburn vacation rentals are ideal for making memories. Auburn is stunning during the fall, when the countryside explodes in a sea of reds, yellows and golds.

    At the doorstep of the Sierra Nevadas

    Auburn is part of Placer County, where prospectors struck gold back in the 1800s. While bustling Sacramento is just 30 miles to the southwest, Auburn feels wonderfully rural. The town sits on the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas and is surrounded by a patchwork of cattle farms, deep canyons and dense cottonwood forests. The Auburn State Recreation Area makes it easy to enjoy the wilderness, with shady picnic areas, well-maintained hiking trails, fishing docks, boat ramps and camping facilities.