Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Scott County getaway

Experience the unique character of Scott County with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Ark Encounter and Kentucky Horse Park are just a couple of the must-sees. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Scott County

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Scott County has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ark Encounter (28.7 mi / 46.1 km)
  • Equus Run Vineyard & Winery (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Keeneland Racing Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • The Kentucky Castle (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Claiborne Farm (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Elk Creek Vineyards (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Scott County

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Scott County is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kentucky Horse Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Masterson Station Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Yuko-En on the Elkhorn Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Arboretum (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Cove Spring Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Jacobson Park (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Scott County?

Whether you're organizing your next epic adventure with pals or a romantic rendezvous with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Scott County is sure to attract you:

  • "Cozy Kentucky Home Located On A Quiet And Kid Friendly 1": If you're after someplace in Georgetown with 3 bedrooms and plenty of style, this getaway will tick your boxes. Amenities include a washing machine and a desk.
  • "Cozy House On Elkhorn Creek 15 Minutes From Horse Park": Located in Lexington, this top-rated option has 1 bedroom and plenty of handy amenities. Heating and a smart TV are among them.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Scott County?

For a completely different experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Scott County. A word of caution though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the temptation to move into one of these pocket-sized digs will be hard to resist!

  • Enjoy a simpler way of life at "Charming Tiny House On The Kentucky River". Amenities at this hideaway in Harrodsburg include lowered locks and a nearby waterfront.
  • "Cabin - Tiny House @ Cierra Acres" in Berry is another great choice. A smart TV and a travel crib will make your stay here even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Scott County?

Whether you're looking to rent a log cabin for a romantic getaway or an adventure with the family, we have the ideal property for you. Choose one of these vacation rentals in or near Scott County and enjoy being close to nature for a while:

  • "Log Cabin Lodge Overlooking Ohio River Near Creation Museum And Arc Encounter" works hard to make sure your Scott County getaway is all you imagined it would be. With amenities including a porch and off-street parking options to make things easy, all you've got to do is chill out and enjoy your break.
  • You won't have to give up any home comforts at "Hot Tub And Wifi - Family Log Cabin". This popular option features a stovetop, an oven and more.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Scott County?

While big extravagant trips are awesome, there's something undeniably lovely about embarking on a whirlwind weekend getaway. These rentals in Scott County are ideal for just that:

  • "Paynes Landing Cozy Getaway" - This rental in Georgetown offers amenities designed to make your visit nice and comfy, such as a garage and WiFi. Its wonderful location also makes it a great base to get out and explore.
  • "Spotless And Cozy. . . Just 6. 5 Miles From The Kentucky Horse Park" - This is another top pick offering all the things that make up a special weekend away. You'll have use of WiFi and a hair dryer at this Lexington property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Scott County?

If you're looking for something with more personality than a cookie-cutter hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Scott County. Cook up a storm in your kitchen, kick back on the lounge and feel right at home. Here are some of our cute and cozy studios:

  • "Cozy House On Elkhorn Creek 15 Minutes From Horse Park" in Lexington crams loads of useful amenities into its single room space, such as high-speed internet services and towels.
  • Full of character and with more privacy than a big hotel, "New East Suite - Southern Charm In Georgetown Kentucky" is another great pick. It's located in Georgetown and features winery tours and internet services.

Can I find short term rentals in Scott County?

Scott County has short-term rentals that come in all budgets and styles. Spend your mini break in a simple cabin, a deluxe condo or whatever else tickles your fancy. Here are a couple of popular options to consider:

  • "Paynes Landing Cozy Getaway" in Georgetown is a perfect place for a short-term stay. It's only a short distance from the town center, so you can get out and explore all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • "Spotless And Cozy. . . Just 6. 5 Miles From The Kentucky Horse Park" also welcomes short-term guests. Spend a couple of lazy days at this vacation rental in Lexington and discover why it's so popular with many visitors.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Scott County?

Whether you've been an item for a month, a year or forever, there's nothing like a romantic weekend getaway to fan the flames of passion. If you're searching for the perfect place to spend a couple of days with your significant other, consider these retreats:

  • Catch up on quality time and cuddles at "Cozy Kentucky Home Located On A Quiet And Kid Friendly 1" in Georgetown. A dining table and a firepit are among the thoughtful touches you'll find here.
  • Another tempting option is "Cozy House On Elkhorn Creek 15 Minutes From Horse Park" in Lexington. Enjoy amenities here including a firepit and air conditioning, in addition to each other's company.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Scott County?

If your idea of a dream trip away is to bring all your friends with you, you're going to need a whole lot of space. Luckily, there are many vacation rentals in Scott County that will house large groups, starting with these sprawling sensations:

  • "Pineapple Palace With Hot Tub": With 5 bedrooms, everyone can be a part of the fun at this impressive getaway in Georgetown. A firepit and a garden are among the many amenities offered here.
  • "Gite Arsac - En - Velay, 7 Bedrooms": You'll get your crew's tick of approval at this Arsac-en-Velay option which comes with a garden, a kitchen and more. It has 7 bedrooms that will easily sleep your loved ones.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Scott County?

Get set to take your pick and jump right in. Here are a few sought-after house rentals in Scott County where memories are made at the pool:

  • Parents, kids, uncles, aunts — everyone will love the pool at "Cozy House On Elkhorn Creek 15 Minutes From Horse Park". Take your loved ones on a vacation at this Lexington rental home which also comes with a garden and a microwave oven.
  • "Family - Friendly Newly Built House In The Heart Of Kentucky's Horse Country" in Lexington is another popular option. There's plenty to love about this place besides its pool, such as nearby ecotour services and a barbecue grill.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Scott County?

There's nothing like a vacation to bring a family together, but first, you need to find the perfect space. These family vacation rentals in Scott County come with all the room you need to stretch out and relax with your loved ones:

  • If you're after an escape that sleeps no fewer than 20 people, lock in "Pineapple Palace With Hot Tub" in Georgetown. With 5 bedrooms, a travel crib and books, your next family adventure is bound to be a winner.
  • Alternatively, book your family trip at "Family - Friendly Newly Built House In The Heart Of Kentucky's Horse Country". This Lexington property has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 people. Take advantage of a fridge and on-site watersports while you're here.