Destination guide

Travel to lively Sunnyvale

Enjoy the live music and other features of Sunnyvale. This city's restaurants, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. Computer History Museum and California's Great America are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Sunnyvale

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sunnyvale a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • California's Great America (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Golfland USA (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Blackberry Farm Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Pichetti Winery (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Ridge Vineyards (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • J. Lohr Winery (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunnyvale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sunnyvale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shoreline Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Kelley Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Serra Park tennis courts (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Cupertino Memorial Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Baylands Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Rancho San Antonio Preserve (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)

Transportation to and around Sunnyvale

Fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), which is 7.2 mi (11.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Sunnyvale Station or Sunnyvale Lawrence Station to see more of the city. It's easy to get around Sunnyvale by catching a ride on the metro at Moffett Park Station, Fair Oaks Station or Lockheed Martin Station.

Where to stay around Sunnyvale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 708 holiday lettings near Sunnyvale. From 303 Condos/Apartments to 304 Houses, 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 Sunnyvale is on HomeAway.

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

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 Sunnyvale:

  • Ponderosa Park: 22 holiday homes
  • Sunnyvale West: 22 holiday homes
  • Suburban Park - Lorelei Manor - Flood Park Triangle: 28 holiday homes
  • South San Jose: 40 holiday homes
  • East San Jose: 43 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 Sunnyvale?

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

  • Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum: 955 holiday lettings
  • Baylands Park: 939 holiday lettings
  • Golfland USA: 922 holiday lettings
  • Iron Man Museum: 901 holiday lettings
  • Sunnyvale Lawrence Station: 914 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sunnyvale 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 Condos/Apartments in Sunnyvale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 303 Condos/Apartments in Sunnyvale. Our other popular types of Sunnyvale holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 304 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 260 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sunnyvale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 101 holiday homes with pool available in Sunnyvale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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