Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Rio Nido

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Rio Nido. Travelers like the camping, riverfront and coffeehouses in this welcoming and relaxing city. Goat Rock Beach and Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Rio Nido

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Rio Nido a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Korbel Champagne Cellars (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Pee Wee Golf and Arcade (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Porter-Bass Vineyard (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Northwood Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Hartford Family Winery (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rio Nido

Travelers love Rio Nido for its stunning river views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Rio Nido is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Goat Rock Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Armstrong Redwoods State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Johnson's Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Austin Creek State Recreation Area (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Western Hills Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Occidental Arts and Ecology Center (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rio Nido

The nearest airport is in Santa Rosa, CA (STS-Sonoma County), located 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Rio Nido, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 489 vacation rentals around Rio Nido. From 289 house rentals to 71 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rio Nido?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Rio Nido:

  • Old Town: 21 vacation rentals
  • Montgomery Village: 28 vacation rentals
  • Junior College Neighborhood Association: 17 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Santa Rosa: 26 vacation rentals
  • Memorial Hospital Neighborhood: 19 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Doran Beach: 620 vacation rentals
  • Johnson's Beach: 943 vacation rentals
  • Mazzocco Winery: 773 vacation rentals
  • Armstrong Redwoods State Park: 897 vacation rentals
  • Marimar Estate Vineyard: 1,092 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rio Nido 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 Rio Nido?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 289 Houses in Rio Nido. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rio Nido include:

  • Cottages: 71 rentals available
  • Cabins: 71 rentals available
  • Resorts: 52 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rio Nido?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 166 vacation rentals with pool available in Rio Nido. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.