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Eureka is the main city in the Redwood Empire region of California. The city is located on Highway 101 and is situated on Humboldt Bay. Eureka is the largest coastal city between San Francisco and Portland, Oregon with a population of close to 30,000 citizens. Attractions of note include the Six Rivers National Forest and the North Coast Redwoods District where you can view towering sequoia tree-filled forests. Visitors of the Eureka area can enjoy the bayside location, the Old Town Historic District, Sequoia Park Zoo, and Carson Mansion which is one of many Victorian-style homes in Eureka. You might even get to experience some of the best places to stay in Eureka, like its classic Victorian homes or some of the beautiful apartments for rent in Eureka, California. Book one of these unique vacation rentals in Eureka, CA, while visiting the sights of the area during your stay.

1. Lovely modern loft (from USD 102)

Staying in this newly renovated studio will have you within walking distance to Old Town with its quaint shops and restaurants. The kitchen has been updated with stainless steel appliances and comes fully stocked with all the necessities. Beautifully decorated living areas include a living room with sofa bed and flat-screen TV, a bathroom with a shower stall, and a loft with a queen bed. Please beware that children under age six should not be staying in the loft, but downstairs for their own safety. This Eureka house rental is fenced off in a private yard for your privacy. The backyard is nice for children to play in or for adults to relax after a day of exploring. This studio is ideal for a small family, solo travelers, or couples checking out the Eureka area with its central location.

★ Modern Studio Loft ★ Walk to Old Town & Shops
Eureka, California, United States
460 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sleeping on both the bed and fold out
the couch was amazingly comfortable
excellent room with a lot of amenities
both the bed in the loft and the pull out sofa bed were really comfortable
and the kitchen was very usable with a nice coffee set up and oil to cook with
place is clean comfortable affordable
the space was clean and neat
a new and clean suite with a great loft
clean comfortable easy to find
studio was very clean and super comfortable
great hosts and a lovely space
hosts were so easy to communicate with
bonus: the owner’s art is on display
elizabeth & matt were amazing hosts they were always quick to respond to questions and the most helpful
thanks to fantastic hosts
loved this incredibly cute place
private and in a great location
wonderful decor and good location
it was a quiet and relaxing place centrally located in a nice area
the place is in a convenient and safe location
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2. Comfy apartment in Eureka

This vacation rental offers visitors the choice of three apartments to stay in while in Eureka. All have their own bathroom, kitchen, and entrances. There is a deck to relax on after a day of visiting Eureka’s attractions. The private apartments come with kitchens fully stocked, one bathroom, a living area, and a bedroom. The property offers laundry facilities, parking, and a gym nearby to make your stay comfortable. The apartment is a great base for those visiting Eureka. It is centrally located, being just a few blocks to Old Town, a block from Humboldt Bay, the Waterfront Trail and the Carson Mansion. If Galen’s cozy apartment isn’t available, you have the option of booking either Amy or Jason’s apartment.

Thompson Redwood House - Galen’s Apartment 1 of 3
Eureka, California, United States
416 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice and comfortable bed with lots of extra amenities coffee pastries and fruit for the morning
the bed was fantastic and the coffee beans and grinder were a great touch
the bed was comfortable and the tv with netflix and wifi was perfect for a rainy night in
the place itself was cozy with great views and had spectacular proximity to old town
very clean space thoughtful amenities full kitchen cooking pots blender etc
it’s clean and the bed is comfortable
clean and comfortable safe and quiet
clean and cozy with a good price point
it had plenty of clean linens and everything was tidy
i found the place clean comfortable and great for one night stay
hosts are wonderfully helpful
ray and darline were very sweet host
these hosts clearly care about their guests
they seemed like such nice hosts
ray and darline are two great hosts
perfect location for downtown walking
easy walk to downtown eureka so a super convenient location
great location for walking and downtown access
the location is great very close to old town
location worked good for us
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3. Bright, modern studio in Eureka (from USD 90)

Enjoy Eureka by staying in this lovely, modern upstairs studio. Being equipped with floor to ceiling windows, you will definitely get to experience the warm California sun each day during your stay. The modern kitchen has all the essentials to make for a nice stay. There is also air conditioning, Wifi, an extra mattress, and parking on the street for visitors to use. Off the bedroom area, there is a large balcony to enjoy your morning breakfast or an evening cocktail. The balcony overlooks the shared patio area in the backyard. Guests will need a car to be able to access the Henderson shopping center, restaurants, Old Town, the beautiful beaches, and the redwood forest since they are located between 1-2 miles (1.6-3.2 km) away. The studio is a good fit for couples, small families, and solo travelers.

Chic Eureka Studio
Eureka, California, United States
260 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and has all the amenities you’d need
leah and casey's apartment was amazing loved the deck and patio area
we loved waking up to such a beautiful view and the bed was super comfy
it was very comfortable and had great amenities
wifi cable easy check-in/check-out and convenient parking
clean organized
clean and thoughtful touches
everything was sparking clean
the space was very clean it was quiet and relaxing
well appointed clean private and modern
the host were great
leah was super helpful when we had questions very accessible
casey was a fantastic host
highly recommend leah and casey's loft the hosts are friendly and helpful
also they were very responsive and kind
beautiful location close to everything
located in a quiet and safe neighborhood
nice and convenient location and cozy interior
great location with easy parking and check in
it is located in a great part of town; close proximity to many attractions eureka has to offer
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4. Cute cottage close to Old Town (from USD 175)

This cute two-bedroom, two-bath cottage has a twin and a full bed upstairs. The living room has a fireplace perfect for the winter months. The property has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a laundry room for guest convenience. Cable TV and Wifi are available to guests. The complimentary parking space is large enough for an RV or boat for those visiting Eureka. This home for rent in Eureka, CA, is three blocks from Highway 101 for access to the bay, beaches, and the redwood forest. Other attractions located in downtown Eureka, as well as restaurants and shops, are within a short walking distance.

Airy & Bright 2 Story, 3 Bdrm Cottage Short Walk to Old Town.
116 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The sofas in the living room are very old and decrepit
we had him sleep downstairs to avoid any night time tumbles down the stairs
So much room with 2 full bathrooms large kitchen dining room and living room
so it worked out fine
Surprised that home did not have upstairs bathroom despite 2 upstairs bedrooms
The house was very clean and well kept
Having (2) bathrooms was really nice
The house is very comfortable was perfectly clean and had everything we needed
The upholstery was likely clean
Heidi was a great hostess
so maybe some simple directions attached would be helpful
The owner is very responsive
the vintage gas stove Well done restoration
(Well almost - no corkscrew
The neighborhood is a little sketchy
This charming little cottage is conveniently located withing walking distance from downtown Eureka
But not a big deal at all
Plus the sofa and loveseat looked a little worse for wear
Just a few blocks off of 101
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5. Apartment in Old Town Eureka (from USD 200)

This recently renovated apartment is located in a historic building in Old Town. The bedroom has a queen bed for guests. The bathroom has a shower/tub which has been updated. The newly renovated kitchen is a full kitchen equipped with all the necessities for a long stay as the apartment is only available to guests staying 30 days or longer. Guests can use the washer and dryer in the building for a fee while Wifi and cable are complimentary. Free parking for guests is available on the street and in a parking lot close by. The apartment is centrally located to shops, restaurants, and the marina.

Old Town Loft, Perfect for Traveling Workers
4 reviews
studio 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Excellent location with beautiful windows overlooking a little town square (with fountain and gazebo)
Easy check in and out and host is always easy to reach and communicate with
They loved the decor and the atmosphere of the old town area of Eureka
Great location as you're basically in the heart of historic old town with lots of shops and places to eat close by
I often heard music being played by random musicians in the square floating in through my windows Really enjoyed my stay
The owner of the property is a great guy and easy to get ahold of if needed
The marina is just across the street from the front of the building Lots of activity on the weekends and during the day Finding parking during these times can be an issue All in all a really nic...
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6. Cozy apartment surrounded by nature

Although this apartment is not within walking distance of the main attractions, it is only a ten-minute drive to the Historic downtown, marina, shops, and restaurants and a five-minute drive to a grocery store. You will have the chance to experience a quiet, cozy apartment in among the pasture lands with views of the surrounding forested landscape. For those unable to fully relax, bedside charging stations and Wifi are provided. There is a fireplace in the living room along with a DVD player, a sofa bed and Netflix to enjoy after a long day exploring. The kitchen is stocked with essentials, but the fridge is only a mini fridge and there is no dishwasher. Complimentary parking is available to guests. Guests can also access the Botanical Gardens across the street.

Cozy Private Apartment Redwoods Garden Fireplace
Eureka, California, United States
114 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. One of Eureka's historic Victorian mansions (from USD 142)

Step back in time while staying in the Pink Lady, a classic Victorian mansion. Beautifully furnished in dark wood and furniture of a bygone area. The first bedroom features a king size bed and lovely views of the bay and the Carson Mansion whose designer created the Pink Lady. The second bedroom offers guests the experience of sleeping in a mahogany four-poster bed with ornate detailing. The third bedroom sleeps up to four guests and is equipped with a full-sized bed and two twins. The fourth bedroom offers a sitting area and a king size bed for guests to experience spectacular sunsets after a long day of adventure. Two of the very spacious bathrooms are located upstairs while the half bath is downstairs. Guests have access to a fully equipped kitchen, living room, parking, backyard, and formal dining room during their stay. The mansion is centrally located to all attractions, including the Carson Mansion where guests can dine and partake in a private tour.

Famous Pink Lady - Classic Victorian Mansion - Step into another time...
202 M St
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

8. Apartment in Old Town (from USD 105)

This bright, airy apartment in historic Old Town offers guests a chance to stay in a restored historic building. The bedroom has a queen bed while the living room has a sofa bed. The bathroom has a clawfoot tub to soak in after a long day. The kitchen is fully stocked with all the necessary essentials for an enjoyable stay. There is parking, Wifi, a washer and dryer, a gym downstairs, and an elevator for guests to use during their stay. This updated apartment is centrally located to shops, restaurants, and the waterfront.

Uptown Flat - in the Heart of Old Town
239 G St
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Historic home in Old Town (from USD 165)

Although this home was constructed in 1914, the property has been updated throughout the years. The Davis bedroom has a king bed and a cot for extra guests. The Jewett room has a queen bed along with a full bath en-suite. The Lindley room has a queen bed while the living room has a full-size sofa bed to accommodate the sleeping needs of larger parties. Guests have access to a full kitchen, parking, a formal dining room, an additional dining room, and living room. There is Wifi, TV, and a DVD player for guests staying at Campton House. The house is centrally located to Eureka’s historic downtown shops and restaurants, the Carson Mansion, and the waterfront.

Campton House is a Handsome, 3 Bdrm Historic Home in Old Town Eureka
17 reviews
House 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I will say that the bed was comfortable
If possible please change the bathroom to proper setup instead of make shift kind of a bathroom
Bedrooms were plenty big enough
that's to be expected
the brides sister and family stayed in the Davis room with their own private bath which was great for their little one
The house was clean and the quality of furniture towels and sheets were great
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
I was very dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
GREAT Charlie was sooo helpful
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
Yes the vagrants loiter around the neighborhood a bit but that’s really everywhere in Downtown Eureka
It’s walking distance from Old Town which was very convenient
Only negatives were ant problem
The location was convenient for our needs and centrally located between all 3 cities
I recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:The house is located in a convenient place
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10. Old Town boutique hotel (from USD 65)

This suite is located in a historic building in Old Town. It is situated upstairs while galleries and shops are located at the bottom of the building. The living room has floor to ceiling windows, a fireplace, and lovely dark hardwood floors. The bedroom has a king bed while the living room has a sofa bed for sleeping arrangements. The shared bath is located down the hall and is shared by guests of two other rooms in the building. A microwave, a mini-fridge, a tea kettle, and a french press are provided for guest use. The hotel is centrally located to restaurants, shops, the Carson Mansion, and the marina.

California Cowboy - Boutique Hotel (Shared Bathroom)
28 reviews
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quiet and peaceful comfy and cozy
There is a hole straight through the window frame to the outside Water damage to ceiling whoever painted this room
The TV only has 5 local channels
There was a fan in the room
The bed was comfortable though and the Bathroom was the best feature in the whole building
The decor is exactly as pictured
the unit is centrally located quiet
I was very dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
The room was well kept and clean
The shared bath was also very nice
and we hardly saw anyone
I was more than happy with the location
The man did leave Not sure what happened with mix-up keys?
Shared bath was a minor inconvenience
I was very happy with the location
The location is great- within walking distance to restaurants and bars in Old Town
It's a very old building and very echoey
Room is beautifully furnished as shown in photos and convenient to lots of great shops and restaurants
Otherwise it's a very sweet little set of rooms
I recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:The California Cowboy was easy to navigate to and had parking options around it
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11. Modern and charming cottage (from USD 71)

This charming cottage, located in Eureka, NY is a stone’s throw away from some of the best sights and sounds of the city. With simple but tasteful furnishings and a welcoming interior, the home feels spacious while being completely cozy. Guests have access to a well-stocked kitchen, two bedrooms with comfortable beds fitted with plush linens and comforters, and a spotless bathroom with fresh towels. Located centrally, many of the area’s must-visit establishments are nearby, and on-street parking is also available.

Little Foot Cottage in Bigfoot Country
Eureka, California, United States
12 reviews
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
another cozy and relaxing stay at 'little foot cottage'
it's an immaculate space that feels comfortable and welcoming
my second stay with abigail was just as comfortable and enjoyable as the first
great place really nicely decorated with super comfortable beds and a nice hot shower
the house is charming inviting bright and clean
this is an easy to find charming little bungalow within walking distance to henderson center
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12. Spacious home with deck

This lovely and modern vacation rental is well-situated and ideal for four guests. Cozy and spacious, it has superb amenities and is located close to a number of groceries and shops. It’s is also just 1.6 km (1 mi) away from Old Town, so it is ideal for those who want to explore the historic area. Guests can rest easy with their two queen-sized beds, and they can also make use of the washer and dryer, WiFi, as well as the fully stocked kitchen. As a thoughtful touch, complimentary coffee and basic essentials are provided. The home also boasts a private deck where you can enjoy the picturesque rooftop views of Eureka.

Uptown Rooftop Views, Modern 2 Bedroom Home
Eureka, California, United States
86 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
isaac provided several amenities that made our stay more comfortable
i liked the clawfoot tub and shower too cool setup
beds are also super comfy
we felt safe comfortable and had everything we needed
two rooms with comfortable beds a comfortable living room area and a large kitchen
very clean and beautiful house
great place and very clean :)
issac's place was clean and stylish
clean comfy and exactly what we were looking for
very clean comfortable place to stay and communication with isaac was easy
very responsive and friendly host
we had a great time and the hosts were super responsive
hosts were really responsive and you could tell they really cared about their space
host had a little welcome packet and recommended sites and places to eat in the area
communication with the host and the check-in/check-out procedures were super easy
great location in town
this was the perfect location for our needs
it was a great location
nice roomy upstairs apartment close to downtown
great location to get to fishing on the bay
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13. Gorgeous flat in a historic building (from USD 94)

In the heart of Old Town is this beautiful flat housed in a historic building. Ideal for two guests, the home is well-appointed, with classy and stylish furniture, as well as modern appliances. Guests can easily explore the downtown area, where many establishments like restaurants, shops, and a museum are within walking distance. This beautiful abode has a king-sized bed, a cozy fireplace, and a well-equipped kitchenette. The bathroom is shared, however, fresh towels are still provided. WiFi is also available, as is free street parking.

Beautiful suite in a historic building w/ a kitchenette - close the waterfront!
33 reviews
studio 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
this rental was quant clean and relaxing
this rental was quant clean and relaxing
the apartment was bigger than expected and very clean and modern
the home was very clean and comfortable and the surroundings were picturesque
manager was very helpful and easy to call and talk to and made us feel comfortable upon arrival
manager was very helpful and easy to call and talk to and made us feel comfortable upon arrival
great food and friendly staff
great location to redwoods park
such a great location
perfectly set in center of old town where we walked to restaurants and shops
perfectly set in center of old town where we walked to restaurants and shops
great location nice old building bath down the hall is nice
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14. Pet-friendly home near Arcata Bay (from USD 225)

pet-friendly home near arcata bay

This wonderful retreat near Arcata Bay is a three-bedroom, two-bath property ideal for six guests. Its gorgeous interiors of hardwood floor and well-appointed furniture give this home character. Guests have access to a full and well-stocked kitchen, a washer and dryer, as well as a spacious yard, lovely garden, and patio. Well-located in a quiet neighborhood, the home is close to the beach, as well as the Old Town area. They also have enough parking on-premises and street parking. Even better is that the place is pet-friendly so you can enjoy your stay with your furry friends - just be sure to keep them off the furniture.

Eureka Garden Retreat
Eureka, CA, US
6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

15. Waterfront home in Old Town (from USD 149)

This two-story loft on the waterfront of Eureka, California is simply too good to pass up. The open design and gorgeous wood flooring and kitchen cabinets make the entire place feel warm and inviting. Two large bedrooms with a bathroom mean this place can accommodate up to four guests with ease. A full kitchen with modern appliances is at your disposal, as is a cozy fireplace in the living area. Decorations are simple yet tasteful. This stunning home is located in the historic district of Eureka’s Old Town, placing it near cobblestone streets, museums, theaters, beautiful boutiques, and Victorian-era architecture. Be sure to make use of the maps and tourist info the host gives you - there is plenty to see and do in Eureka.

Renovated waterfront loft located near the ocean and restaurants!
83 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable space over all with spacious living room & well equipped kitchen downstairs; bedroom is upstairs
nice to have the big living room since most restaurants are takeout only
great stay the apartment was clean and super comfortable and in a pretty part of eureka
clean bright cozy charming excellent location and plenty of parking
clean bright cozy charming excellent location and plenty of parking
clean great location and fully appointed
clean great location and fully appointed
the location in old town is lovely
the location in old town is lovely
great location in old town eureka layout worked well well stocked kitchen thanks very much
great place in old town
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Unique rental choices in Eureka

Eureka offers some of the best things to do as well as some of the most unique vacation homes in the US. You can either stay in modern or historical buildings. Visitors also have the ability to stay close to nature or in a central location. Feel free to experience one of Eureka’s lovely historic buildings of either the gold rush era or the Victorian age or a modern-day studio during your visit to the area. Hopefully, these top vacation rentals have proved helpful to your search for accommodations in Eureka.

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