Where to stay around Ames, IA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 10 vacation rentals near Ames. From 4 Houses to 3 Hotels, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ames for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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

  • Farm House Museum: 16 vacation rentals
  • Veenker Memorial Golf Course: 16 vacation rentals
  • Iowa State University: 16 vacation rentals
  • Hilton Coliseum: 16 vacation rentals
  • Jack Trice Stadium: 16 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. VRBO has 4 Houses in Ames. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ames include:

  • Hotels: 3 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ames?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Ames. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Why people love visiting lively Ames

    Enjoy the live music and other features of Ames. This city's sporting events, university setting and restaurants draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Sightseeing in and around Ames

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ames a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Veenker Memorial Golf Course (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Snus Hill Vineyard and Winery (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Boone Speedway (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
    • Honey Creek Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Center Grove Orchard (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
    • Tournament Club of Iowa (19 mi / 30.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Ames

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Ames is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Reiman Gardens (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Ledges State Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
    • Iowa Arboretum (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
    • Big Creek State Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
    • Saylorville Lake (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)