Tucked soundly into the side of the Sierra Nevada Foothills, Grass Valley is a picturesque representation of the beauty of California. Surrounded by forests of towering pines and deciduous trees, the city is bathed in natural beauty despite being the largest metropolitan city in the western portion of Nevada County.
Grass Valley has an abundance of fun activities and entertainment to offer visitors. Home to a number of scenic vineyards and wineries, the city is a hub for fine wine and wine-related entertainment. Visitors can visit any of the city’s wineries including Naggiar Vineyard and Winery, Sierra Star Winery, and Lucchesi Vineyards Tasting Room -- which offers a panoramic view and private tasting room with full table service and personable hosts. Art enthusiasts can enjoy strolling through the art-lined halls of the Louvre or make their own masterpieces at Asif Art Studios, Grass Valley’s make-your-own-art center and gallery.
A few other activities that are popular among tourists are spa days, catching a movie at the theater, shopping, golf, hiking, and swimming.
Most of Grass Valley’s visitors choose to book a vacation rental in the areas surrounding the wineries and vineyards, as they offer the best views of the city’s countryside. There is a vacation home to fit the need of every traveler, and each guest is guaranteed to love their stay. Rentals can be booked for short term vacations or long term vacations, making both weekend trips and month-long California excursions possible.
To beat the summer heat, the best time to visit Grass Valley is from May to July, as the hot weather peaks around August and into the beginning of September.
The annual Cornish Christmas event that takes place in Grass Valley serves as a celebration of the city’s Cornish heritage. It features jugglers, carolers, musicians, arts and crafts displays, live performances, and delicious food vendors from all over the city. For Easter, downtown Grass Valley hosts the Easter Egg Hunt which includes a free pancake breakfast, face painting, a bouncy house, and family photos for $1- and of course, an Easter egg hunt for the children.
A fun family activity in Grass Valley is a day spent touring the city’s various museums: North Star Powerhouse Mining Museum and Grass Valley Museum, hosting exhibits and items related to Grass Valley’s history, the gold rush, and development since the booming 1930’s. Another family-friendly location in Grass Valley is Animal Place -- a farm animal rescue center that allows guests to hug cows, give pigs tummy rubs, pet goats, and feed the chickens. Visitors can also bring a picnic basket and have a picnic beside the animals. 49er Fun Park offers guests a plethora of fun, competitive activities such as go-karting, mini golf, arcade games, and sports batting cages.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Grass Valley. The warmest months in Grass Valley are May and June, when temperatures reach 93 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Grass Valley is November with 20.28 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 0.61 inches of rain.
— Packed full of information, from the best time of year to visit (I love NYC in Spring) to top tips from locals, All The Rooms provides the best accommodation, whether you are looking to enjoy your first time visit to New York or want to experience a new location
— The great thing about AllTheRooms is their ability to cover all bases. If you are travelling solo, with a partner, friends or even a larger family. There is something there for everyone and that is a hugely powerful tool that I believe it boasts moreso than competitors.
— I travel to Boston regularly and I like to use AllTheRooms as it’s tricky to find good accommodation at a good price. The platform is easy to use and provides a complete set of features that saves me time and money on every trip
Choose the perfect accommodation for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more. AllTheRooms has 386 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Grass Valley, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. If you are wanting to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in Grass Valley comes in at $22 a night. On average, an accommodation in Grass Valley will cost you $142 per night.
If you need internet access during your stay in Grass Valley, then you can choose from over 203 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 30 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout routine by staying at one of 8 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Grass Valley? Then choose one of the 218 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 19 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi
AllTheRooms has 75 pet-friendly places to stay in Grass Valley, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any problems.
We combine a wide variety of Grass Valley accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 213 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from Priceline and 4 places to stay from Agoda.
264 of our accommodations in Grass Valley have been reviewed and rated. 74% are rated excellent or good. 113 places to stay in are instantly bookable.