Destination guide

Friendly Metropolis will entice you

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Metropolis. This city's casino gaming, restaurants and shopping attract many visitors, and its welcoming and cosmopolitan location add to the charm. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Metropolis

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Metropolis has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paxton Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Gambit Golf Course (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Tunnel Hill State Trail (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Metropolis

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Metropolis is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stewart Nelson Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Noble Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Carson Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Keiler Park (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Paxton Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Kolb Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Metropolis

Fly into Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), the closest airport, located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Cairo, IL (CIR-Cairo Regional), which is 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Metropolis, IL?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 27 vacation rentals around Metropolis. From 5 house rentals to 7 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Fort Massac State Park: 31 vacation rentals
  • Harrah's Metropolis: 30 vacation rentals
  • Superman Statue: 30 vacation rentals
  • Americana Hollywood Museum: 30 vacation rentals
  • Super Museum: 30 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Metropolis 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 Metropolis?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 5 Houses in Metropolis. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Metropolis include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 4 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 internet/wifi in Metropolis?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 19 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Metropolis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.