Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Powell

The wildlife and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Powell. Renowned for its zoo, aquarium and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Sky Zone and Ohio Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Powell

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Powell a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Shamrock Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Olentangy Indian Caverns (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Safari Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Zoombezi Bay Waterpark (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Powell

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Powell is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Highbanks Metro Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Scioto Park (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Indian Run Falls Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Alum Creek State Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Antrim Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Giant Dancing Rabbits of Ballantrae Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Powell

Fly into Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.5 mi (26.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Marion, OH (MNN-Marion Municipal), which is 30.4 mi (48.9 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Powell?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 83 house rentals around Powell. From 37 Houses to 36 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Powell is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Powell?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Powell:

  • Near East Columbus: 37 vacation rentals
  • University District: 64 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 105 vacation rentals
  • Clintonville: 21 vacation rentals
  • Merion Village: 37 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Powell?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Powell. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Candle Lab: 275 home rentals
  • Shamrock Golf Club: 269 home rentals
  • Zoombezi Bay Waterpark: 270 home rentals
  • Safari Golf Club: 271 home rentals
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium: 269 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Powell listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Powell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 37 Houses in Powell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Powell include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 lodging choices
  • Studios: 28 lodging choices
  • Guest houses: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Powell?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation homes with pool available in Powell.