northern california vacation rentals

If a vacation simply isn’t complete without your pet at your side, you’ll be happy to know that many vacation rentals are making it easier (and less expensive) to bring along your dog. Northern California Vacation Rentals are no exception. While not long ago the only options available for pet-friendly travel were motels and budget hotel chains, Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals now offers dog-friendly accommodations for practically every budget and style.


Budget & Pet Friendly Northern California Vacation Rentals Arcata, CA

Whether you are looking for an outdoor adventure in the redwoods or to enjoy a locally brewed beer and catch a show, Arcata CA has much to offer. Arcata Vacation Rentals are available for all group sizes and budgets. When planning a Redwood Coast vacation, Arcata is a town you will definitely not want to miss!

Dog owners can enjoy the renowned Arcata Marsh wetlands. The Arcata Marsh is known for it’s natural beauty and its extensive trail system that provides tons of opportunity for bird and wildlife viewing. The marsh is home to over 300 species of birds, and wildlife including River Otters, Pacific Tree Frogs, Gray Foxes, Bobcats, Red-legged Frogs, and Rough-skinned Newts.

The Arcata Community Forest is another pet-friendly fave. While many of the Redwood National & State parks do not permit dogs on their trails, fortunately there is an entire dog friendly redwood forest just blocks from downtown Arcata. Arcata’s Community Forest is comprised of approximately 790 acres of woodland recreation, with an exceptional network of developed trails for hiking. No entrance fee required. Just grab the leash and get ready to explore some amazing stands of gigantic coastal redwoods.

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Downtown Drift, Arcata CA

Stay at Downtown Drift

This new & fun pet-friendly 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath with full kitchen features a shared sauna and backyard with outdoor seating, as well as a gas BBQ and ping pong table for your enjoyment. Save on bike rentals as well because the bikes are included for your use free of charge at this property. The location is great for walking to cafes, restaurants, theaters, lounges, parks too.

The smaller Downtown Loft and the 2 Bedroom Downtown Digs. Rent all units together for a larger group or the loft alone if you are looking for a smaller more budget & pet-friendly option for 1-2 guests.


Budget & Pet Friendly Northern California Vacation Rentals Trinidad, CA

Natural beauty abounds in the small fishing village of Trinidad, CA. Whether you’re planning a family vacation, a honeymoon, or a group getaway, the natural beauty and quiet atmosphere of Trinidad make this scenic city a perfect year-round destination. The many pet friendly Trinidad vacation rentals also make it a great destination for those traveling with furry friends. Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals  has the largest collection of Trinidad vacation rentals on the entire north coast, all of which are minutes away from the Pacific Ocean and dog friendly beaches.

For exploring offshore book a tour with Trinidad Kayak at special discounted rates if you are a guest at any Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals property. Be sure to take advantage of this amazing offer particularly if you are visiting in spring. Whale tours begin in March and run into June, with the peak of the migration happening April to mid May. Wildlife tours are offered once whale watching season is done so this is a great activity year-round. Use discount code KTRCVR5 when booking a tour online to save.

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Buoy Bell, Trinidad CA

Stay at The Buoy Bell

Ocean Views, Above the Bay – Deck, Hot Tub & Beach Access. Pet-Friendly Too!

Enjoy panoramic views of the ocean, bay and beaches from the brand new deck, living room, kitchen, and bedroom! On a clear day you can see all of the way to Cape Mendocino. This top unit of a four-plex has one of the best views in Trinidad and it’s right in town, near trails to Indian Beach, the small harbor and pier, Trinidad State Beach, Trinidad Head & trails, restaurants, art galleries, small shops, and much more…



Budget & Pet Friendly Northern California Vacation Rentals McKinleyville, CA

Located within minutes to many of the Trinidad vacation rentals is McKinleyville, CA. With its close proximity to beaches, rivers, and trails as well as shops and restaurants, McKinleyville also offers many opportunities for fun and interesting things to do. And it is just a hop, skip and jump to Redwood National and State Parks as well. The most popular feature of McKinleyville is the Hammond Trail. This 5-mile trail winds along the coastline from the Mad River at the south of town up to Clam Beach in the north. The trail offers amazing vistas and great opportunities for bird watching. Harbor seals and whales can be spotted from the trail at certain times of the year also. This is a great trail to walk the dogs on. Hiller Park sits along the trail too. This off-leash dog park is one of best place to bring your tail-wagging friend! You can play in the meadow or hike down the trails that run along bluffs perched atop the Pacific Ocean.

Be sure to visit Six Rivers Brewery and take advantage of the dinner and drink specials offered solely to Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals guests. Often referred to as “The Brew with a View”, Six Rivers sits atop a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Sample their award winning locally brewed craft beer and dine on their fantastic menu that features local and organic ingredients whenever possible. Their large pet-friendly patio offers amazing views and a place to chill out with fur babies. Get All Day Happy Hour pricing, plus 10% off regular menu items & take home a 6RB logo pint glass with your beer purchase (limit 2 glasses) when you mention you are staying with Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals!

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NorCal Garden Casita

Stay at NorCal Garden Casita 

NorCal Garden Casita – Inviting Inside & Out – Near Beaches & Redwoods

Nice, open living room, dining space, 2 welcoming bedrooms with queen beds and a third room with a full sized sofa bed that’s perfect for one additional guest. Wonderful gardens, gas firepit & another wood fire pit outside, BBQ for fun dinners, and quiet neighborhood to take walks relaxing strolls. This home is a perfect budget and pet friendly retreat after days of exploring the Redwood Coast. Small dog under 20 pounds welcome!


Budget & Pet Friendly Northern California Vacation Rentals Eureka, CA

Located on Humboldt Bay, Eureka is considered the capital of the Redwood Coast region of California. The historic downtown area of Eureka features spectacular Victorian mansions as well as a newly developed waterfront, marina and performing arts center. In old town you will find many hip restaurants and bars. Unique shops line the streets and the local art scene comes “alive” on the first Saturday of every month at Eureka Arts Alive.

Visitors to the area can enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities on Humboldt Bay out of Eureka, including kayak tours, fishing charters or a harbor cruise on the Madaket. For those traveling with pets Humboats Kayak Adventures is a dog friendly tour operator that allows you to paddle around on beautiful Humboldt Bay with your pup. This tour is a paddle through time in one of California’s most pristine wetland ecologies. On the tour you even kayak past the Famous Pink Lady, one of California’s most photographed victorian mansions.

When in Eureka take the dog on a leisurely stroll along Centerville Beach . This secluded 9-mile stretch of gorgeous coastline is located just outside of Ferndale, CA mere minutes from Eureka. This is a great place for beachcombing and bird-watching, for a little family picnic, or simply to take in the magnificent beauty of the Northern California coast.

Stay and relax in this pet friendly cottage by the beach! Shell Cottage is a private cottage with located on a canal with a securely fenced front and back yard for your kids and dog. Dock access is gated and offers a slip for canoes, kayaks, and row boats if you choose to bring them. (Access is definitely tide sensitive). A public, dog-friendly beach with gentle waves is a wonderful place for walks, picnics, and sand castles.

The Shell Cottage is a cute little one-bedroom home right on a canal in King Salmon, a fishing village just south of Eureka.



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Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals has the mission to accommodate you in the most comfortable, luxurious and breathtaking coastal vacation rentals in Northern California. When planning your Redwood Forest Vacation look no further!