Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Windsor

The area's wineries and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Windsor. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, bird watching and hiking. Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens and Petrified Forest 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

Activities and attractions in and around Windsor

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Windsor has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sterling Vineyards (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Windsor Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Chalk Hill Estate Vineyard (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Windsor Oaks Vineyards (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Matrix Winery (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Windsor

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Windsor is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Petrified Forest (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Old Faithful Geyser of California (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Goat Rock Beach (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Safari West (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Windsor

Fly into Santa Rosa, CA (STS-Sonoma County), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Windsor?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 630 house rentals near Windsor. From 369 Houses to 84 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Windsor for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Windsor Oaks Vineyards: 872 home rentals
  • Windsor Golf Club: 1,072 home rentals
  • Sonoma Valley Regional Park: 437 home rentals
  • Napa County Fairgrounds: 785 home rentals
  • Hanna Winery and Vineyards: 757 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 369 Houses in Windsor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Windsor include:

  • Cottages: 84 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 84 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 41 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Windsor?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 204 vacation homes with pool available in Windsor.

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