Destination guide

The riverside setting of Boone is ready to explore

Enjoy the churches and other features of Boone. Well known for its restaurants, sporting events and riverfront, this scenic city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Boone

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Boone has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boone Speedway (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Honey Creek Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Veenker Memorial Golf Course (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Snus Hill Vineyard and Winery (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Boone

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boone is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ledges State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Iowa Arboretum (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Reiman Gardens (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Boone

The nearest airport is in Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.), located 38.3 mi (61.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Boone, IA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 20 vacation rentals near Boone. From 6 house rentals to 13 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Boone for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad and Museum: 31 vacation rentals
  • Iowa State University: 31 vacation rentals
  • Farm House Museum: 31 vacation rentals
  • Veenker Memorial Golf Course: 31 vacation rentals
  • Iowa State Center: 31 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 6 Houses in Boone. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Boone include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Studios: 13 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Boone?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Boone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.