Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Olema

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Olema. Well-liked for its hiking, restaurants and riverfront, this city is both romantic and relaxing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Olema

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Olema a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indian Valley Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Pacheco Ranch Winery (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Stone Tree Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Adobe Road Winery (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Peacock Gap Golf Club (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Sonoma County Wildlife Rescue (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Olema

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Olema is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muir Woods (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Point Reyes National Seashore (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sculptured Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Alamere Falls (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Limantour Beach (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Tomales Bay State Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)

Transportation to and around Olema

Fly into Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Olema?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 83 holiday lettings near Olema. From 62 Houses to 14 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olema for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Olema:

  • Richmond District: 772 holiday homes
  • North of the Panhandle: 724 holiday homes
  • Sunset District: 478 holiday homes
  • Lakeshore: 31 holiday homes
  • Sleepy Hollow: 15 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 Olema?

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

  • University of California San Francisco: 2,211 holiday lettings
  • Sonoma Presidio: 1,026 holiday lettings
  • Horseshoe Cove: 2,091 holiday lettings
  • Muir Woods National Monument: 1,415 holiday lettings
  • Gerstle Park: 1,916 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Olema. Our other popular types of Olema holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 14 self catering accommodations

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 internet/wifi in Olema?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 78 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Olema. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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