Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Happy Valley

The forests, riverfront and wildlife are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Happy Valley. Renowned for its shopping, camping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Moda Center and End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Happy Valley

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Happy Valley a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oregon Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Eagle Landing Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • North Clackamas Aquatic Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sah-Hah-Lee Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Portland Aquarium (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Eastmoreland Golf Course (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Happy Valley

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Happy Valley is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Portland Japanese Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Leach Botanical Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Mount Talbert Nature Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hood View Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Lents Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Happy Valley

The nearest airport is in Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city center.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Clackamas Town Center Transit Center or SE Fuller Road Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Happy Valley?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,309 vacation rentals near Happy Valley. From 534 Houses to 518 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 Happy Valley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Happy Valley?

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 Happy Valley:

  • Nob Hill: 352 vacation rentals
  • Sellwood-Moreland: 44 vacation rentals
  • Hawthorne: 544 vacation rentals
  • Alberta Arts District: 232 vacation rentals
  • South Portland: 134 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 Happy Valley?

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

  • Eagle Landing Golf Course: 1,296 vacation rentals
  • Trevett-Nunn House: 1,306 vacation rentals
  • Portlandia: 1,307 vacation rentals
  • Vancouver Lake Park: 1,205 vacation rentals
  • Jantzen Beach Center: 1,272 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Happy Valley 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 Happy Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 534 Houses in Happy Valley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Happy Valley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 518 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 63 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Happy Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 75 vacation rentals with pool available in Happy Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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