Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Portola getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Portola. This city is well-known for its parks and golfing. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway 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.


Activities and attractions in Portola

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Portola a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitehawk Ranch Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Whitehawk Ranch Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Portola

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portola is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Portola City Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sand Pond (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Lower Sardine Lake (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Big Springs Gardens (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Upper Sardine Lake (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Portola

The nearest airport is in Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), located 42.8 mi (68.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Portola?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 63 vacation rentals near Portola. From 33 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Portola for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Portola?

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

  • Western Pacific Railroad Museum: 71 vacation rentals
  • Portola City Park: 71 vacation rentals
  • Whitehawk Ranch Golf Course: 79 vacation rentals
  • Upper Sardine Lake: 76 vacation rentals
  • Whitehawk Ranch Golf Club: 80 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portola listed on HomeAway 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 Portola?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 33 Houses in Portola. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portola include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Portola?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Portola. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.