Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Piedmont

Come and experience Piedmont and its art galleries, opera and architecture. Well known for its lake, bird watching and theaters, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Lafayette Gallery and Pier 39 are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Piedmont

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Piedmont a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Waterworld California (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Children's Fairyland (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Tilden Park Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Piedmont

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Piedmont is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Twin Peaks (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tilden Regional Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Angel Island (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Piedmont

The nearest airport is in Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive), which is 12.6 mi (20.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Piedmont?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 408 vacation rentals near Piedmont. From 205 Houses to 130 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 Piedmont for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Piedmont?

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 Piedmont:

  • Montclair: 30 vacation rentals
  • Glenview: 24 vacation rentals
  • Grand Lake: 30 vacation rentals
  • Upper Rockridge: 49 vacation rentals
  • Lakeshore: 27 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Chabot Space and Science Center: 1,836 vacation rentals
  • Joaquin Miller Park: 1,868 vacation rentals
  • Mountain View Cemetery: 2,044 vacation rentals
  • Woodminster Amphitheatre: 1,882 vacation rentals
  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,172 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 205 Houses in Piedmont. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Piedmont include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 130 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 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 Piedmont?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 20 vacation rentals with pool available in Piedmont. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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