Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Northwest District

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Northwest District. Well-liked for its biking, riverfront and shopping, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Portland International Raceway and Portland Japanese Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Northwest District

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Northwest District 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:

  • Oregon Zoo (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Heron Lakes Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Rock Creek Country Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Portland Aerial Tram (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Broadmoor Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • RedTail Golf Center (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Northwest District

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Northwest District is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Portland Japanese Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Forest Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Cathedral Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Northgate Park (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Swan Island (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Northwest District

The nearest airport is in Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Portland Union Station. It's easy to get around Northwest District by jumping on the metro at Union Station-NW 6th and Hoyt Street Station, Union Station-NW 5th and Glisan Station or NW 6th-Davis Street Station.

Where to stay around Northwest Portland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 227 vacation rentals near Northwest Portland. From 89 Houses to 78 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Northwest Portland are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northwest Portland?

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

  • Dundee: 232 vacation rentals
  • Washington: 9,731 vacation rentals
  • Vancouver: 460 vacation rentals
  • McMinnville: 217 vacation rentals
  • Beaverton: 720 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Northwest Portland! 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 Northwest Portland?

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 Northwest Portland:

  • Dundee: 232 rentals
  • Vancouver: 460 rentals
  • McMinnville: 217 rentals
  • Beaverton: 720 rentals
  • Newberg: 312 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 Northwest Portland?

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

  • Portland International Airport (PDX): 723 vacation rentals
  • Portland, OR (HIO-Portland-Hillsboro): 710 vacation rentals
  • Portland Troutdale Airport (TTD): 602 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Northwest Portland?

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

  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area: 282 rentals
  • Trevett-Nunn House: 751 rentals
  • Portlandia: 749 rentals
  • Vancouver Lake Park: 633 rentals
  • Jantzen Beach Center: 714 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northwest Portland listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Northwest Portland

Dundee
232 vacation rentals
Vancouver
460 vacation rentals
McMinnville
217 vacation rentals
Beaverton
720 vacation rentals
Newberg
312 vacation rentals
Lake Oswego
550 vacation rentals
Hillsboro
836 vacation rentals
Oregon City
645 vacation rentals
Troutdale
684 vacation rentals
Carlton
210 vacation rentals
Tigard
653 vacation rentals
Gresham
694 vacation rentals
Wilsonville
682 vacation rentals
Happy Valley
755 vacation rentals
Camas
268 vacation rentals
West Linn
532 vacation rentals
Forest Grove
797 vacation rentals
Sherwood
752 vacation rentals
Milwaukie
431 vacation rentals
Yamhill
315 vacation rentals