Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Hercules getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Hercules with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Lafayette Gallery and Alcatraz Island 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 and attractions in Hercules

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Hercules a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Waterworld California (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Richmond Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Mare Island Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Indian Rock Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hercules

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hercules is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tilden Regional Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Angel Island (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Bayfront Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • San Pablo Reservoir Recreation Area (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Benicia State Recreation Area (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hercules

The nearest airport is in Concord, CA (CCR-Buchanan Field), located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 14.2 mi (22.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Hercules?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 369 vacation rentals near Hercules. From 194 Houses to 99 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 Hercules for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Hercules:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 724 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 617 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 390 vacation rentals
  • Mission District: 585 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 560 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 Hercules?

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

  • Napa Valley Wine Train: 814 vacation rentals
  • Sonoma Plaza: 304 vacation rentals
  • Muir Woods National Monument: 1,906 vacation rentals
  • Napa Valley College: 848 vacation rentals
  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,175 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 194 Houses in Hercules. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hercules include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 99 rentals available
  • Cabins: 26 rentals available
  • Cottages: 26 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 Hercules?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Hercules. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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