Destination guide

The riverside setting of Central Oregon is ready to explore

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Central Oregon. This city's hiking, skiing and biking draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Central Oregon

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like hiking, skiing and biking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Central Oregon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Tracks Golf Club (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Bend Rock Gym (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Sunriver Nature Center (23.6 mi / 37.9 km)
  • River's Edge Golf Course (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Quail Run Golf Course (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Pronghorn Golf Courses (26.8 mi / 43.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Central Oregon

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Central Oregon 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:

  • Horse Ridge Trailhead (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • East Lake (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Newberry Volcano (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Newberry National Volcanic Monument (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Lava Lands Visitor Center (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Lava River Cave (20 mi / 32.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Central Oregon

The nearest airport is in Redmond, OR (RDM-Robert's Field), located 31.4 mi (50.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Chemult Station.

Where to stay around Central Oregon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,593 vacation rentals near Central Oregon. From 1,710 Houses to 196 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Central Oregon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Central Oregon?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Central Oregon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bend: 2,495 vacation rentals
  • Sunriver: 1,612 vacation rentals
  • Sisters: 461 vacation rentals
  • Black Butte Ranch: 153 vacation rentals
  • Crater Lake: 379 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Central Oregon! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Central Oregon?

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

  • Bend: 2,495 rentals
  • Sunriver: 1,612 rentals
  • Sisters: 461 rentals
  • Redmond: 733 rentals
  • Klamath Falls: 117 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Central Oregon?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Central Oregon are:

  • Sunriver, OR (SUO): 2,033 vacation rentals
  • Prineville, OR (PRZ-Crook County): 204 vacation rentals
  • Roberts Field (RDM): 855 vacation rentals

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