Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Pescadero

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Pescadero. Travelers to this romantic city praise the camping, bird watching and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Pescadero

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Pescadero has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Troutmere Fishing (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Monte Bello Open Space Preserve (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Ridge Vineyards (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Savannah-Chanelle Vineyards (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Mount Eden Vineyards (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Pichetti Winery (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pescadero

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Pescadero. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shoreline Park (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Butano State Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Bean Hollow State Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Pescadero State Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Big Basin Redwoods State Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Ano Nuevo State Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Pescadero

The nearest airport is in Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Carlos, CA (SQL), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Pescadero?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,656 vacation rentals near Pescadero. From 1,177 Houses to 114 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pescadero for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Pescadero:

  • Eastside Santa Cruz: 235 vacation rentals
  • Seabright: 176 vacation rentals
  • North Central: 26 vacation rentals
  • Beach and Boardwalk District: 96 vacation rentals
  • Allied Arts: 19 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 Pescadero?

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

  • Bean Hollow State Beach: 94 vacation rentals
  • Pigeon Point Lighthouse: 63 vacation rentals
  • Butano State Park: 212 vacation rentals
  • Harley Farms Goat Dairy: 421 vacation rentals
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk: 505 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,177 Houses in Pescadero. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pescadero include:

  • Cabins: 114 rentals available
  • Cottages: 114 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 114 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 Pescadero?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 291 vacation rentals with pool available in Pescadero. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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