Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Fair Oaks

Take a vacation to Fair Oaks and enjoy the area's opera, entertainment and theater scene. This city is well-known for its riverfront and gardens. Golden1Center and Fort Sutter State Historical Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Fair Oaks

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Fair Oaks a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sacramento Zoo (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Sacramento State Aquatic Center (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Folsom City Zoo (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mather Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Race Place Motorsports (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Golfland Sunsplash (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fair Oaks

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Fair Oaks is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nimbus Dam (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Maidu Regional Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • American River Parkway (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Beals Point (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Granite Bay Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Folsom Lake State Recreation Area (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Fair Oaks

The nearest airport is in Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.), located 18.8 mi (30.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fair Oaks?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 229 vacation rentals near Fair Oaks. From 161 Houses to 37 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 Fair Oaks for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fair Oaks?

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 Fair Oaks:

  • Central Sacramento: 71 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 36 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 40 vacation rentals
  • Southeastern Sacramento: 51 vacation rentals
  • North Sacramento: 31 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 Fair Oaks?

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

  • American River Bike Trail: 297 vacation rentals
  • California State University Sacramento: 306 vacation rentals
  • Sacramento State Aquatic Center: 308 vacation rentals
  • Murieta Equestrian Center: 194 vacation rentals
  • Granite Bay Beach: 221 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fair Oaks 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 Fair Oaks?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 161 Houses in Fair Oaks. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fair Oaks include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 37 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 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 Fair Oaks?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 43 vacation rentals with pool available in Fair Oaks. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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