Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Brookdale getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Brookdale with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Mystery Spot and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 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 Brookdale

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Brookdale a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Byington Vineyard and Winery (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Roaring Camp Railroads (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • David Bruce Winery (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Valley Gardens Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Villa del Monte Winery (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Pasatiempo Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Brookdale

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Brookdale is a great place to get out in nature. 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 (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Natural Bridges State Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Felton Covered Bridge Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Castle Rock Falls (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Davenport Landing Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)

How to get to and around Brookdale

Fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), the closest airport, located 20.6 mi (33.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Brookdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 94 holiday lettings near Brookdale. From 37 Houses to 6 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 Brookdale is on HomeAway.

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

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 Brookdale:

  • Live Oak: 633 holiday homes
  • Ponderosa Park: 20 holiday homes
  • Seabright: 171 holiday homes
  • South San Jose: 46 holiday homes
  • East San Jose: 37 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 Brookdale?

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

  • Santa Cruz Wharf: 850 holiday lettings
  • Rio Del Mar Beach: 283 holiday lettings
  • Westfield Valley Fair Shopping Mall: 928 holiday lettings
  • David Bruce Winery: 1,321 holiday lettings
  • Flint Center for the Performing Arts: 976 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 37 Houses in Brookdale. Our other popular types of Brookdale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brookdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Brookdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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