Top rated rentals — Marion
Destination guide

Travel to cozy Marion

Enjoy the history and other features of Marion. This city's soccer games, university setting and restaurants draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Marion

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Marion has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roush Lake Shooting Range (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Historic Forks of the Wabash (23 mi / 37 km)
  • Rock Hollow (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
  • Walnut Creek Golf Courses (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Oak Hill Winery (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Marion

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Marion. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • James Dean Memorial Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Salamonie Lake (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Charley Creek Gardens (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Tower Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Paradise Spring Historical Park & Riverwalk (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Great Lakes Campground Beach (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Marion

Fly into Fort Wayne Intl. Airport (FWA), the closest airport, located 38.5 mi (62 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Muncie, IN (MIE-Delaware County), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Marion?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Marion:

  • "University Suite "b" is a popular choice. Around 2 miles from Marion, it has 1 bedroom and lots of amenities to help you feel at home, including a microwave oven and WiFi.
  • Another great choice is "University Suite "c", which is around 2 miles from Marion. Featuring 1 bedroom, a TV and a smart TV, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

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

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

Get away from the daily grind at one of our weekend getaways in or near Marion. Whether you want to catch up with friends or spend time with your partner, there'll be something to suit your style. These top-rated options are hard to beat:

  • Get comfy at "Preusz Place". About 2 miles to the northwest of Marion, this cozy escape has everything you need for a relaxed stay, including free toiletries and a washing machine.
  • Alternatively, live it up with your crew at "Campus Cottage", which is around 3 miles to the south of Marion. Take advantage of air conditioning, a washing machine and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Marion?

Absolutely! If you're looking for a simple but stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently located in the center of town. We suggest the following options in or near Marion:

  • One of our favorite picks is "University Suite "b". Lock in a few nights or more at this popular apartment and you'll have access to a kitchen and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Alternatively, use "University Suite "c" as a base to check off the best sights around you. This home away from home comes with coffee and tea making facilities, a hair dryer and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Marion?

From cozy studio apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your mini vacation sorted. Here are just two of our favorite stays in and around Marion:

  • Within easy reach of central Marion, "B St. Bungalow" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your cozy digs, get out and explore what's around you.
  • Another terrific option is "Cityscape On 3rd St". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfortable stay close to the heart of Marion.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Marion?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Marion that would make Cupid envious. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a few nights of passion at "University Suite "b". Approximately 2 miles from Marion, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including air conditioning and a dining table.
  • "University Suite "c" is another wonderful option that'll woo you. It's around 2 miles from Marion and has a dining table and air conditioning.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Marion?

Idyllic romantic getaways, work trips or solo adventures — a one-bedroom rental property works for all sorts of occasions. One of these options in or near Marion is sure to be just the thing:

  • Consider "University Suite "b", a great centrally located one-bedroom property. A kitchen and an oven are just two of the amenities here.
  • Also within easy reach of the center of Marion, "University Suite "c" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, come home and make use of a kitchen and a TV.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Marion?

At Vrbo, we've got rental properties in or near Marion to suit the most choosey of guests. Here are some of our favorite two-bedroom options to get you started:

  • First on the list — "Cityscape On 3rd St". This two-bedroom delight provides amenities like off-street parking options and an oven. Visit Marion's excellent attractions from this homely base.
  • "Posh Pad" is another popular two-bedroom property in the Marion area. It comes loaded with amenities like a kitchen and off-street parking options.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Marion?

If you love the thought of telling stories around a campfire but aren't as excited about the "camp" part, a vacation rental with a fire pit is a great way to go. Enjoy the conveniences of home at one of these options in or near Marion that come with this sizzling perk:

  • "Apartment Sea Time" offers a sauna, a kitchen, and of course, a fire pit. Sing "Kumbaya" (or something a bit more modern!), share your spookiest story or just catch up with loved ones at this cozy retreat.
  • Alternatively, let the flickering flames lull you into a state of relaxation at "Frank Lloyd Wright Home "woodside". When you're not reclining around the fire pit, take advantage of conveniences like a nearby river and a firepit.