Destination guide

The lively area of Louisville awaits your stay

Come and experience Louisville and its live music, theatre scene and museums. This city's sporting events, riverfront and university setting draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Muhammad Ali Center and Louisville Slugger Museum. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Louisville

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Louisville a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kentucky Kingdom (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Louisville Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Louisville Mega Cavern (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Brooks Hill Winery (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Huber’s Orchard, Winery & Vineyards (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Maplehurst Golf Course (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Louisville

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Louisville. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Louisville Waterfront Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Falls of the Ohio Wildlife Conservation Area (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Falls of the Ohio State Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Louisville Champions Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Ulmer Stadium (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Trager Stadium (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Louisville

Fly into Louisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Louisville, KY (LOU-Bowman Field), which is 5.3 mi (8.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Louisville?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 635 vacation rentals near Louisville. From 167 flats & apartments to 12 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Louisville for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Louisville?

Whether you're traveling 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 Louisville:

  • Clifton: 39 vacation rentals
  • Old Louisville: 114 vacation rentals
  • Cherokee Seneca: 90 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Louisville: 134 vacation rentals
  • Tyler Park: 113 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Louisville?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Louisville. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Churchill Downs: 610 vacation rentals
  • Asia Institute Crane House: 612 vacation rentals
  • Big Four Bridge: 612 vacation rentals
  • Louisville Waterfront Park: 613 vacation rentals
  • United States Marine Hospital of Louisville: 607 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Louisville listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Louisville?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 167 Flats in Louisville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Louisville include:

  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Houses: 442 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Louisville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 59 vacation rentals with pool available in Louisville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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