Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Stone Mountain, GA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $116 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Stone Mountain. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Between a (massive) rock and a hard place

Based 30 minutes east of Atlanta and perched high above the capital, Stone Mountain, Georgia, is a picturesque little town that bears the name of the famed, massive domed rock that sits nearby in a state park. Throngs of tourists descend upon the town to see the iconic rock, which features etchings depicting Civil War generals. While the park offers outdoor recreational activities, from scenic railways to golf courses, the town plays host to historic buildings, cafes, and boutique shops. Stone Mountain vacation rentals are the perfect jumping-off point for travelers looking to the explore the region.

Things to do

Soaring high and rattling low in Stone Mountain

Why not search for Stone Mountain vacation rentals that are close to the entrance of the Stone Mountain Park? Doing that could mean you're out of bed and riding the steam-puffing locomotives of the Stone Mountain Scenic Railroad before anyone else, or gawping over the great granite peak from the windows of the Summit Skyride gondola as the sun rises over the Georgian backcountry. And it's not all primed for the younger ones either, because the duo of the Stonemont Course and the Lakemont Course means no fewer than 36 holes of golf on the doorstep to boot.

Activities

From trains to trails, there's plenty of excitement on tap

You'll find plenty of opportunities for working out in Stone Mountain as numerous trails travel around and to the summit of the rock. For a more laid-back experience, sprawling lawns in front of the rock give you the perfect spot for picnicking and tossing a ball around. Kids love summer evenings at the mountain, as the park hosts a nightly laser and fireworks show, with images projected onto the side of the rock. Little ones will also enjoy the Stone Mountain Scenic Railroad, a train that circles the perimeter of the park and provides views of the mountain en route.

Weather

Sizzling in the south—summertime in Stone Mountain

Get ready to get wet as Stone Mountain gets 51 inches of rain per year, with a steady stream falling each month. But be extra prepared if you're staying in Stone Mountain vacation rentals in July, the town's wettest month. The summer months also see hot, sunny, and humid conditions, with highs climbing into the 80s and 90s. Snow is a rarity, but trace amounts may fall in the winter when daytime highs are in the 50s and evenings drop to near freezing. Spring and fall offers mild conditions, with comfortable temperatures in the 60s and 70s.

Natural features

Ain't no mountain high enough—nature runs wild

Set at a slight elevation, the town provides sweeping views of the nearby Kennesaw Mountain. On clear days, you can see as far as the Appalachian Mountains. The lower slopes of Stone Mountain are covered in dense oak tree woods and, in the fall, yellow daisies pop up randomly across the forest floor. Red-tailed hawks and vultures soar overhead, while deer and cottontail rabbits frolic in the woods. Clear, freshwater pools sit on the summit of the rock, as rain water gathers in eroded pockets. The pools are home to aquatic life such as clam shrimp and fairy shrimp.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Stone Mountain

The nearest airport is in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), located 19.6 mi (31.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 9.1 mi (14.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's longing for a vacation. It's time to pack your bags and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain:

  • "Serene Historic Bungalow" is a hit with guests. Around 11 miles from Stone Mountain, it has 3 bedrooms and loads of useful amenities, including a smart TV and a dining table.
  • Another top choice is "4 Miles To Coke, Cnn, Gwcc And Georgia Aquarium", which is around 12 miles from Stone Mountain. With 3 bedrooms, a TV and golf, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Stone Mountain vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain?

You need only set foot into one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Stone Mountain to recognize that amazing things really do come in tiny packages. Efficiently designed to maximize every square inch of space, these pocket-sized digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Leave it all behind and escape to "New Tiny House Near Stone Mountain Park". This retreat in Lilburn packs plenty of comforts into its small space, such as a fridge and an iron and ironing board.
  • Alternatively, settle in at "Brand New 4 Bedroom Modern Home + Tiny House". Located in Belvedere Park, this petite abode comes with coffee and tea making facilities and lowered locks.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Stone Mountain?

If you're in the mood to relax and completely switch off for a night or two, you'll find a range of wonderful weekend getaways in and near Stone Mountain. Enjoy some downtime at one of these top options:

  • If spending time in the outdoors is a main priority for you, book a few nights at "2 Bed 2 Bath Townhome Pets Welcome". Around 19 miles west of Stone Mountain, it's close to Road To Tara Museum and Dallas Landing Park. Top amenities at this getaway include a porch and a living room.
  • Also look into "Private Retreat With Exotic Spa In The City", which is around 8 miles northwest of Stone Mountain. After exploring nearby attractions such as Sunset Cove Beach and The Atlanta Beltline Start, kick back in your rental and make use of nearby museums, a living room and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Stone Mountain?

Generally small, inexpensive and conveniently located, it's not hard to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Escape to one of these options and experience Stone Mountain up close:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Private Retreat With Exotic Spa In The City". This vacation rental is an excellent base for sightseeing and comes with amenities including a kitchen and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Alternatively, get away to "Cozy Furnished 1 Bd Spectacular North View With Free Reserved Parking", which comes with conveniences including free toiletries and a fridge.

When you're ready to walk out of your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's plenty to keep you on the move around Stone Mountain. Into art and culture? Swing by Alliance Theatre and Ballethnic Dance Company.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Stone Mountain?

Short-term rentals are easy to come by in and around Stone Mountain. Chill out for the weekend in a luxury bed & breakfast, a studio apartment or a house that fits the whole family. Whatever type of property you're searching for, you'll find what you need with Vrbo. These are some of our faves:

  • "Amazing 4 Bedroom Virginia Highlands Estate Steps From Bars And Restaurants" is near the center of Stone Mountain, which means there are tons of things to keep you entertained. Discover unique attractions like Centennial Olympic Park and Georgia Aquarium when you're not hanging out in your cozy property.
  • Eat, sleep and discover your surroundings from "Alpharetta Family Cottage - Near Avalon With Easy Access To Rt 400", another good option. World of Coca Cola and State Farm Arena should be on your to-do list when you're ready to go sightseeing.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Stone Mountain?

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your partner off for a couple of days at one of these top escapes in or near Stone Mountain:

  • Put on some soft music and kick back together at "Serene Historic Bungalow". Around 11 miles from Stone Mountain, this property has everything you need for a romantic getaway, including shopping facilities and air conditioning.
  • "4 Miles To Coke, Cnn, Gwcc And Georgia Aquarium" is another top option that'll woo you. It's about 12 miles from Stone Mountain and has a fireplace and a dining table.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Stone Mountain?

If you're in search of somewhere to reconnect with the family this vacation, why not go all out? These mansions for rent in or near Stone Mountain will fit your whole crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Situated around 12 miles to the west of Stone Mountain, "Mansion On Monroe/pool/custom Everything" is the ideal place to relax in total luxury. Amenities on offer here include a fireplace and a swimming pool.
  • Alternatively, catapult your vacation to a whole different level with a stay at "Luxurious Mini Mansion 15 Mins To Downtown And Open Patio". It's located around 13 miles to the southwest of Stone Mountain and comes with beauty services, golf and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • A wealth of amenities including a firepit and a garden make "Southern Perfection Inside Stone Mountain Village" a standout. This sizable property has 8 bedrooms and sleeps up to 20 guests. From Stone Mountain's center, it's around 1 mile away to the northwest.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending time with loved ones, and "Spacious 4br/3ba House With Hvac Air Purification System" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 4 miles to the east of Stone Mountain, as many as 12 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A kitchen and a garden are among the various amenities at hand here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Stone Mountain?

A pool is often a must-have amenity when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you're traveling with kids who are full of beans. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Stone Mountain and spend your days splashing around:

  • Say hello to "Charming 1910 Historic House", where your main priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities such as a kitchen and coffee and tea making facilities help make this escape a favorite with guests.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing about or catching a few peaceful moments by the water at "Spacious 4br/3ba House With Hvac Air Purification System". This property is another guest favorite and features a kitchen, a barbecue grill and more.

Stone Mountain has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 70 ºF and 90 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Stone Mountain vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain?

No matter if your ideal escape is up in the hills or near the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with people you love. Choose one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Stone Mountain and bring the entire crew along:

  • Around 11 miles to the west of Stone Mountain, "Serene Historic Bungalow" has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 8 guests. It comes with a range of amenities, including a TV and a fridge.
  • "Amazing 4 Bedroom Virginia Highlands Estate Steps From Bars And Restaurants" also offers the space you need to connect with loved ones. This option is around 11 miles to the west of central Stone Mountain and accommodates 10 guests in its 5 bedrooms. Towels and coffee and tea making facilities will help keep everyone comfortable.

When you're ready to venture outside and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone entertained. Georgia Aquarium, Six Flags Over Georgia and Zoo Atlanta should be on your itinerary.