Find the best place to stay — Gilroy

Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gilroy getaway

The area's festivals and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Gilroy. Renowned for its shopping, gardens and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Gilroy

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Gilroy a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eagle Ridge Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Gilroy Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Creekview Vineyards (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Rapazzini Winery (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Solis Winery (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gilroy

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gilroy. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Main Beach (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)
  • Las Animas Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Coyote Lake County Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Morgan Hill Community Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Anderson Lake County Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Pinto Lake Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gilroy

The nearest airport is in Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal), which is 25.1 mi (40.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Gilroy Station.

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

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 Gilroy:

  • Seabright: 181 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 71 vacation rentals
  • Willow Glen: 150 vacation rentals
  • Beach and Boardwalk District: 94 vacation rentals
  • South San Jose: 39 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 Gilroy?

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

  • Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park: 500 vacation rentals
  • Eagle Ridge Golf Club: 458 vacation rentals
  • Gilroy Premium Outlets: 323 vacation rentals
  • Rapazzini Winery: 294 vacation rentals
  • Gilroy Golf Course: 461 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,028 Houses in Gilroy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gilroy include:

  • Estates: 19 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 230 rentals available
  • Villas: 23 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gilroy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 146 vacation rentals with pool available in Gilroy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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