Destination guide

The picturesque setting of Sandy is ready to explore

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sandy. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the football games, shopping and biking. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Sandy

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Sandy has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fantasy Trail (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Mt Hood Community College Planetarium (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Gresham Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Orchard Hills Golf and Country Club (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Mirror Lake Trail (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Mount Hood Skibowl (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandy

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sandy is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Milo Mclver State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Chanticleer Point (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Wahkeena Falls (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Multnomah Falls (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Oneonta Gorge (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sandy

Fly into Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), the closest airport, located 26.2 mi (42.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Sandy, OR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 223 vacation rentals around Sandy. From 86 cabin rentals to 84 house 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 Sandy?

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 Sandy:

  • Welches: 172 vacation rentals
  • Brightwood: 134 vacation rentals
  • Ellsworth: 24 vacation rentals
  • Rose City Park: 23 vacation rentals
  • North Tabor: 27 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 Sandy?

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

  • Jonsrud Viewpoint: 536 vacation rentals
  • Rainbow Trout Farm: 337 vacation rentals
  • Wasson Brothers Wines: 539 vacation rentals
  • Sandy Actors Theatre: 419 vacation rentals
  • Mount Hood Skibowl: 274 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandy 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 Cabins in Sandy?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 86 Cabins in Sandy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandy include:

  • Houses: 84 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 86 rentals available
  • Cottages: 86 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 Sandy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 43 vacation rentals with pool available in Sandy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.