Destination guide

The lively city of Concord awaits you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Concord. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and bird watching. Lafayette Gallery and Waterworld California are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Concord

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Concord a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterworld California (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Tilden Park Golf Course (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Blue Rock Springs Golf Courses (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Indian Rock Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Antioch WaterPark (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Mare Island Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Concord

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Concord. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Tilden Regional Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Markham Regional Arboretum (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Newhall Community Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Ruth Bancroft Garden (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Gardens at Heather Farm (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Concord

The nearest airport is in Concord, CA (CCR-Buchanan Field), located 1.2 mi (2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 20.6 mi (33.2 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Concord Station or North Concord-Martinez Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay near Concord?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,281 house rentals near Concord. From 975 Houses to 908 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Concord for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Concord:

  • Shepherd Canyon: 21 vacation rentals
  • Berkeley Hills: 173 vacation rentals
  • Prescott: 17 vacation rentals
  • West Oakland: 38 vacation rentals
  • West Alameda: 20 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Concord?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Concord. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Markham Regional Arboretum: 700 home rentals
  • Concord Pavilion: 429 home rentals
  • Pixieland: 664 home rentals
  • Waterworld California: 749 home rentals
  • Newhall Community Park: 645 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Concord listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Concord?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 975 Houses in Concord. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Concord include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 908 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 96 lodging choices
  • Studios: 829 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Houseboats and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Concord?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 284 vacation homes with pool available in Concord.

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