Hayward is a superb family vacation destination located in East Bay, close to San Francisco. It's the sixth-largest town in the Bay Area and provides plenty of opportunities for enjoying time in the outdoors. Your cabin rental in Hayward brings you close to the water, where you can enjoy fishing and boating. With a vibrant community, the town also has a wide variety of art hotspots, heritage sites, and museums that introduce you to the lively cultural character of Hayward. Outdoor enthusiasts, meanwhile, will relish time spent in the vast natural parks and botanical gardens.
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Where to Dine in Hayward
Hayward is home to a first-rate selection of restaurants, with an excellent range of international cuisines to choose from. For a taste of Japanese cuisine, head to Sushiland on Mission Blvd. This laid-back restaurant serves up classic Japanese dishes including delicious sushi, udon noodles, chicken teriyaki, bento boxes, and Japanese curry with rice.
Paya Thai, meanwhile, is known for tasty traditional Thai cuisine. The spicy panang chicken curry will wake up your taste buds, while the classic pad Thai is a mouthwatering stir-fry dish made from rice noodles, meat, peanut, and eggs. On another evening, head down to Pepe's, a family-owned restaurant that specializes in Latin-inspired dishes like the Chile Verde, pork in a rich and spicy chilli sauce. Pepe's additionally serves up hearty breakfasts - start your day right with a filling burrito, loaded with fresh and zingy ingredients.
Explore Heritage Sites
The city of Hayward is home to several art galleries, museums, and historical places that reflect a community with a fascinating past and creative outlook. At the Sun Gallery, you can admire the work of local as well as international artists, while also attending engaging events and talks. There is also a great spot to take the kids, as they gallery hosts wonderful children's events aimed at getting them inspired by art.
Another local cultural spot that's not to be missed is the McConaghy House Museum former home of one of the earliest Irish immigrants in the town, Neal McConaghy. The house was built by McConaghy himself and it has been occupied by a single family for over 84 years. Travelers can take a guided tour of the house and see many of the families former belongings. Another historic home with similar significance is the Meek House. It was built in 1856 by William Meek, the first large-scale farmer in Alameda County.
Discover Hayward's Surrounding Nature
From stunning gardens and nature reserves to parks and recreation spots, you'll find a variety of outdoor attractions just a stone's throw from your house rental. If you are looking for relaxation, check out the Hayward Japanese Garden. This gem features tree-shaded areas, and ponds full of koi fish and turtles. There's also a meditation zone, where visitors can tune into the tranquillity of the gardens. Afterwards, head to the teahouse within the garden for a cup of traditional Japanese green tea.
Travelers who have an interest in conservation should plan a visit to the Sulphur Creek Nature Center. The 10-acre wildlife sanctuary is home to a large collection of animal species, with many inhabitants being nursed back to health. Take a walk around the center to see different animals such as coyotes, rabbits, foxes, owls, and eagles, among others. Each display has a placard informing visitors about each species.
Fun Festivals in Hayward
A great way to really get a feel for Hayward and its community is to attend one of its regular festivals and fairs. In summer, you can check out the annual Tennyson All American Festival held to celebrate US independence. Enjoy great food, music, and children's entertainment like bike rodeos. In August, look out for the Hayward Zucchini Festival, a family-friendly event that features arts and crafts, live music performance, and thrill rides.
When fall comes, the annual Mariachi festival takes place. The lively and colorful fair invites guests to bring their lawn chairs and blankets to lounge on while enjoying traditional Mexican music and entertainment. This free, family also features face painting and paper flower making. There's even a taco-eating contest, while grown ups can savor margarita cocktails while enjoying the live music.
Information about vacation rentals in Hayward
|🏡 Vacation rentals||357 properties|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 40%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$72|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Internet, TV and Microwave|
|🐾 Pet friendly accommodations||31 properties|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||76 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the average price per night for a vacation home in Hayward?
The average accommodation in Hayward is priced at $72 per night. If you are looking for a house rental, the nightly price is $323 on average. A apartment rental Hayward will cost on average $105 per night.
How many vacation homes are available for booking in Hayward?
Currently there are 357 vacation homes from 5 providers in Hayward.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Hayward?
If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Hayward, others search for homes with Internet, TV and Microwave.
How many vacation homes with pools are there in Hayward?
Hayward offers 76 Hotel room and Apartment rental options on offer to book.
Are pets allowed in vacation homes in Hayward?
In case if you are traveling with a pet in Hayward - 8% of vacation homes are pet-friendly.
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