Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Davis

The area's entertainment and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Davis. This city's sporting events, university setting and cycling draw many visitors. Golden1Center and Sacramento Zoo are just a couple of the must-see attractions 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.


Sightseeing in and around Davis

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Davis a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sacramento Zoo (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Rocknasium (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Wildhorse Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • U.C. Davis Campus Recreation Pool (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • UC Davis California Raptor Center (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Davis Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Davis

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Davis is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • UC Davis Arboretum (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • U.C. Davis Arboretum (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Northwest Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Hall Memorial Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Southside Park (12.6 mi / 20.4 km)
  • William Land Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

How to get to and around Davis

The nearest airport is in Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.), located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Davis Station.

Where to stay near Davis?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 127 holiday rentals near Davis. From 78 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Davis for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Davis?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Davis:

  • North Sacramento: 25 holiday homes
  • Southwestern Sacramento: 74 holiday homes
  • North Natomas: 15 holiday homes
  • Southeastern Sacramento: 60 holiday homes
  • Central Sacramento: 59 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Davis?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Davis. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • United States Bicycling Hall of Fame: 142 holiday rentals
  • U.C. Davis Graduate School of Management - Gallagher Hall: 139 holiday rentals
  • University of California Davis: 141 holiday rentals
  • Explorit Science Center: 153 holiday rentals
  • U.C. Davis School of Law - King Hall: 142 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Davis listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Davis?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 78 Houses in Davis. Our other popular types of Davis holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 8 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Davis?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Davis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.