Destination guide

Tranquil Colfax will entice you

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Colfax. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its hiking and coffeehouses. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Colfax

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Colfax a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • DarkHorse Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Black Oak Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Ridge Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Auburn Valley Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Colfax

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Colfax is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meadow Vista Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Sons of Norway Recreation Center (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Little Bear Creek Tree Farm (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Condon Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park (19.3 mi / 31 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Colfax

Fly into Marysville, CA (MYV-Yuba County), the closest airport, located 34.1 mi (54.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.), which is 44.8 mi (72.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Colfax Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Colfax?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 220 vacation rentals near Colfax. From 106 Houses to 12 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 Colfax for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Colfax Area Heritage Museum: 209 vacation rentals
  • Sierra Vista Community Center: 207 vacation rentals
  • Rollins Lake: 205 vacation rentals
  • Codfish Creek Trail: 214 vacation rentals
  • South Yuba River State Park: 152 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 106 Houses in Colfax. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Colfax include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 58 rentals available
  • Cottages: 58 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 Colfax?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Colfax. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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