Top rated rentals — Monticello
Destination guide

The remote area of Monticello awaits your stay

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Monticello. This relaxing city is known for its lake, boating and fishing. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Monticello

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Monticello a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SomerSplash (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
  • Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park Golf Course (27.4 mi / 44 km)
  • Lake Cumberland Winery (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Natural Arch Scenic Area (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Collier Ridge Trail (26.1 mi / 42 km)
  • White Oak Overlook (26.1 mi / 42 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Monticello

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Monticello is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Cumberland State Resort Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area (27.2 mi / 43.7 km)
  • Dale Hollow Lake State Park (27.7 mi / 44.5 km)
  • Cumberland Falls (27.8 mi / 44.8 km)
  • Pulaski County Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Monticello?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Monticello:

  • "Watch The Sunset On The Lake, Two Minute Drive From Beaver Creek Marina" is a popular choice. Around 9 miles from Monticello, it has 3 bedrooms and plenty of amenities to help you feel at home, including children's games and cookware, dishware and utensils.
  • Another great choice is "Rustic Luxury Lakefront Cabin In Beautiful Wooded Surroundings", which is around 12 miles from Monticello. Offering 4 bedrooms, a kitchen and a fridge, it has everything you need to keep you happy and comfortable.

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

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

If you've been busier than a hamster on a treadwheel, you deserve a break for a few blissful days. Skip out of work early on Friday and head for one of these weekend getaways in or near Monticello:

  • "Vacation Rental In Quiet Neighborhood 6 Miles To Lake Cumberland" is around 7 miles north of Monticello and will be just the thing to refresh your spirit. You'll appreciate the range of amenities here, including games and a TV.
  • Alternatively, throw a few clothes in your overnight bag and enjoy a mini break at "Beautiful Farmhouse Near Lake Cumberland". This great property is around 7 miles northwest of Monticello and comes with a firepit and a barbecue grill.

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

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they pack a mighty punch when it comes to convenience and location. Spend your getaway at one of these sought-after studio apartments in and around Monticello:

  • After a big day of outdoor exploration, put your feet up and relax at "Nancy Kentucky 1800s Log Cabin". A garden and a fireplace are among the amenities on offer here.
  • Or, use "Lake Cumberland "idol Time Cabin" Near Clearwater" as a base to check off the best sights around you. This comfy stay offers high-speed internet services, a smart TV and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Monticello?

From cozy studio apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your quick escape sorted. Here are some of our favorite stays in and around Monticello:

  • Within easy reach of central Monticello, "New Spacious Home < 3 Mi To Conley Bottom Marina" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not chilling out in your comfortable digs, get out and explore what's around you.
  • Another fantastic option is "Pine Hill Retreat On Lake Cumberland". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Monticello.

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

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for the weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Monticello that would make even old Cupid envious. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Put on some relaxing music and slow dance the nights away at "Watch The Sunset On The Lake, Two Minute Drive From Beaver Creek Marina". Around 9 miles from Monticello, this property has all you need for a romantic weekend getaway, including a dining table and a nearby marina.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few glorious days together is "Rustic Luxury Lakefront Cabin In Beautiful Wooded Surroundings". Located around 12 miles from Monticello, a fireplace and air conditioning add to the ambiance here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Monticello?

A pool is often a must-have amenity when choosing where to stay on vacation, especially if you're getting away with the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Monticello and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable break at "Amazing 5bedroom House With Lake And Mountain Views In Gated Resort". There's a lot to love about this escape apart from its pool, such as towels and a pool table.
  • Otherwise, unpack your bags at "Lake House With Boat Ramp Access Across The Street And Tons Of Boat Parking Space". Along with an invigorating pool, you'll also have use of a garden and a foosball table.

Not sure what the weather is like in Monticello? It has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 85 ºF. If you're seeking more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire selection of Monticello vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Monticello?

Family getaways are about spending quality time together and sharing new experiences. If you're searching for a home away from home that'll fit your whole gang, browse through these large family vacation rentals in and around Monticello:

  • Located approximately 9 miles to the northwest of Monticello, "Watch The Sunset On The Lake, Two Minute Drive From Beaver Creek Marina" can sleep up to 10 guests over 3 bedrooms. As well as loads of space to sprawl out, amenities include a TV and a DVD player.
  • Another terrific option is "Beautiful Farmhouse Near Lake Cumberland". It's about 7 miles northwest of Monticello, has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. A microwave oven and childrens activities are some of the many conveniences on offer here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Monticello?

Take a break with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Monticello and make some amazing new memories together. Here's just a taste of what we've got:

  • "Rustic Luxury Lakefront Cabin In Beautiful Wooded Surroundings" - Enjoy quality time with your crew at this retreat, which is around 12 miles north of central Monticello. Nearby birdwatching activities and free toiletries are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Mins To Lake Cumberland, Secluded Cabin" - Another terrific option, this cabin comes with a porch, a toaster and more. You'll find it around 12 miles to the north of Monticello.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Monticello vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

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

Whether you're eager to enjoy a glass of vino beside the flames with your partner or just stay nice and toasty after sunset, we'll help you find a vacation rental with a fire pit. Check out these top options in or near Monticello:

  • Cozy up with the ones you love around a crackling open fire at "Rustic Luxury Lakefront Cabin In Beautiful Wooded Surroundings". A nearby waterfront and a firepit are other useful amenities you'll find here.
  • "Beautiful Farmhouse Near Lake Cumberland" is another place where you can socialize around a toasty fire. It also features a fireplace and a garden.