Destination guide

The cozy city of Boring awaits you

The forests, mountains and riverfront are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Boring. Renowned for its camping, hiking and golfing, 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. 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 Boring

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Boring a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oregon Zoo (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Gresham Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Mt Hood Community College Planetarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Sah-Hah-Lee Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Fantasy Trail (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Orchard Hills Golf and Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Boring

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Boring. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tom McCall Waterfront Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Portland Japanese Garden (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Hood View Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Lewis and Clark State Recreation Site (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Chanticleer Point (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Powell Butte Nature Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Boring

Fly into Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.4 mi (24.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Boring?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 107 holiday lettings near Boring. From 56 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Boring is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Overlook: 27 holiday homes
  • Montavilla: 15 holiday homes
  • Piedmont: 38 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 128 holiday homes
  • Arbor Lodge: 16 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • North Portland Library: 659 holiday lettings
  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area: 281 holiday lettings
  • Oregon Convention Center: 664 holiday lettings
  • Overlook Park: 664 holiday lettings
  • Fantasy Trail: 394 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 56 Houses in Boring. Our other popular types of Boring holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Boring?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Boring. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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