Destination guide

The lively city of Princeton awaits you

Take a vacation to Princeton and enjoy the area's opera, temples and architecture. This welcoming city is known for its entertainment, theaters and coffeehouses. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Princeton

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Princeton has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venture River Family Water Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Mineral Mound Golf Course (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Madisonville Country Club (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Calvert City Country Club (27 mi / 43.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Princeton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Princeton. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Vista Ridge Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Anderson Woodland Trail (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Prizer Point Public Use Area (16.7 mi / 27 km)
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Madisonville City Park (24.2 mi / 38.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Princeton

Fly into Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), the closest airport, located 50.3 mi (81 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Princeton, KY?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 15 vacation rentals near Princeton. From 7 house rentals to 2 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 Princeton for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park: 195 vacation rentals
  • Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park: 28 vacation rentals
  • Prizer Point Public Use Area: 203 vacation rentals
  • Kuttawa Harbor Marina: 153 vacation rentals
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course: 191 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 7 Houses in Princeton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Princeton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Princeton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 11 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Princeton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.