Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Greensboro

Take a holiday to Greensboro and enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and museums. This city's shopping, restaurants and theatres draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Greensboro Coliseum and Greensboro Science Center. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Greensboro

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Greensboro a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greensboro Science Center (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Asheboro Country Club (25.1 mi / 40.3 km)
  • Gillespie Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Barber Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Safari Nation (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Skateland USA (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greensboro

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Greensboro is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barber Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Gateway Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Greensboro Arboretum (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • The Bog Garden (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Bicentennial Garden (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Tannenbaum Historical Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Greensboro

Fly into Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Winston-Salem, NC (INT-Smith Reynolds), which is 24.8 mi (39.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Greensboro Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Greensboro?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 156 vacation rentals near Greensboro. From 128 houses to 20 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Greensboro for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Greensboro?

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

  • Skateland USA: 159 vacation rentals
  • Elsewhere: 160 vacation rentals
  • O. Henry Statues: 160 vacation rentals
  • Ambleside Gallery: 160 vacation rentals
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum: 158 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greensboro 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 Houses in Greensboro?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 128 Houses in Greensboro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Greensboro include:

  • Flats: 20 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Greensboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 26 vacation rentals with pool available in Greensboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.