Fortuna Vacation Rentals

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Fortuna, also referred to as the “Friendly City”, is centrally located in Humboldt County and sits on the bank of the beautiful Eel River. Considered to be the gateway to the giant redwoods, Fortuna is just minutes away from several state parks, beaches and historic points of interest, and make for an excellent home base during your redwood forest vacation. There are seemingly endless opportunities for outdoor recreation in and around Fortuna. Hike the Headwaters Forest on the Salmon Pass Trail to explore one of the largest redwood preserves in existence today or head inland a short distance on Highway 36 to the various redwood state parks that dot this route. You can even stop for a dip in the waters of the Van Duzen River along the way. If golfing is your thing don’t miss the famous and historic 18-hole Redwood Empire Golf Course. Or for a nice leisurely drive through some of the most beautiful parts of the country cruise on down to the Avenue of the Giants, just 12 miles south of Fortuna, or take a spin on the Lost Coast Loop which weaves its way through the neighboring communities of Ferndale, Petrolia, and Honeydew. After a day of exploring the area head over the America’s 1st certified organic brewery, the Eel River Brewing Company, for a Humboldt Grass-fed burger and an award-winning specialty brew.

Or enjoy fine dining at the Bear River Casino in the River’s Edge Restaurant. Downtown’s Main Street is also a happening place with lots of restaurants and shops. Every first Friday of the month Fortuna’s Main Street shops stay open late and host local artists and musicians for a fun filled family friendly event along with special deals from the local merchants. Fortuna also offers a monthly concert series in which it brings artists from around the globe as well. Fortuna is home to many popular annual events such as Rodeo Week, the AutoXpo, Hops in Humboldt, Art & Wine in the Park, Apple Harvest Festival, and Daffodil Days, among others. Come experience all that this “Friendly City” has to offer for your self!

You will always find something fun to do in sunny Fortuna and there are several wonderful coastal vacation rentals there as well to call home base during your Redwood Forest Vacation. 

Check Out Our Featured Vacation Rentals in Fortuna: 

Cottage Americana

Located in sunny Fortuna just blocks away from the Main Street, Cottage Americana is a cute, cozy, and quiet one bedroom cottage that’s perfect for a Redwood Coast adventure.

Grayland Getaway Exterior

Grayland Getaway

Enjoy your next Redwood Coast excursion at Grayland Getaway. Perched alongside the cliffs of the Eel River, enjoy private views of the riverbed (no river access).

Rohner Suite in Fortuna

Cute, cozy and fresh. Rohner Suite is a brand new one bedroom apartment in Sunny Fortuna! Situated just minutes from shopping, the hospital, and Rohner Park. This one bedroom features all new appliances, furniture, floors and carpet and relaxing Aesthetic.