Destination guide

Travel to friendly Ellensburg

Enjoy the live music and other features of Ellensburg. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, cafés and fishing. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Ellensburg

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Ellensburg has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ellensburg Rodeo (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Mission Ridge Ski Area (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Cave B Estate Winery (27 mi / 43.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellensburg

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ellensburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Ellensburg Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Centennial Park (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Yakima River Valley (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Fireman's Park (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park Interpretive Center (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
  • Wild Horse Monument (27.6 mi / 44.5 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Ellensburg

The nearest airport is in Yakima, WA (YKM-Yakima Air Terminal - McAllister Field), located 30.2 mi (48.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Wenatchee, WA (EAT-Pangborn Memorial), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Ellensburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 352 holiday lettings near Ellensburg. From 166 Houses to 75 Cabins, 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 Ellensburg is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Ellensburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 166 Houses in Ellensburg. Our other popular types of Ellensburg holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 33 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 Ellensburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 137 holiday homes with pool available in Ellensburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.