Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Golconda getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Golconda. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Golconda

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Golconda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gambit Golf Course (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Tunnel Hill State Trail (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Paxton Park (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Shawnee Hills Country Club (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Calvert City Country Club (27.5 mi / 44.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Golconda

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Golconda is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shawnee National Forest (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Garden of the Gods Recreation Area (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Vienna City Park (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Stewart Nelson Park (21 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Noble Park (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Shawnee National Forest (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Golconda

The nearest airport is in Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), located 25.3 mi (40.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Marion, IL (MWA-Williamson County Regional), which is 36 mi (58 km) away.

Where to stay around Golconda, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 24 vacation rentals near Golconda. From 9 house rentals to 12 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Golconda for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Golconda?

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

  • Rim Rock Recreational Area: 45 vacation rentals
  • Dixon Springs State Park: 23 vacation rentals
  • Paducah Riverwalk: 43 vacation rentals
  • Kuttawa Harbor Marina: 154 vacation rentals
  • Kentucky Dam Marina: 143 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Golconda listed on Vrbo 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 Golconda?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 9 Houses in Golconda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Golconda include:

  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Golconda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 12 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Golconda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.