Discover a selection of 59 vacation rentals in Williamstown, KY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $100 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Williamstown. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Big draw Williamstown

Situated in Grant County, Williamstown sits surrounded by rolling green countryside, spliced through by Interstate 75. While it's a small city with only a handful of attractions, its newest addition has most certainly put it on the map – the ever-developing Ark Encounter, a sprawling Bible-themed amusement park. Williamstown vacation rentals sit within easy reach of the city's creature comforts and amenities, but, if you fancy a day of world-class culture hubs, museums and a zoo, Cincinnati is less than an hour away.

Things to do

Encounter the Ark at Williamstown

Opened in 2016 and still in development, The Ark Encounter is the city's one-of-a-kind attraction. The Bible-themed park boasts a full-size wooden ark, dubbed by the creators as the largest timber-framed structure in America. Inside you'll find a wealth of curious exhibits, including a detailed run-down of the animals that allegedly traveled on the ark. If local history is more your thing, then pay a visit to the William Arnold Log House. Once the home of the city's founder, the log house's authentic interior gives visitors a glimpse into life during the early 19th century.

Activities

Lazy lakeside days in Williamstown

Wherever your Williamstown vacation rental is located, the city's go-to for retail-related pastimes is the Main Street, which boasts a clutch of shops and restaurants, ranging from locally run joints to chain name favorites. The area is also home to the Stage Right Theatre Company, where you can catch some entertainment, and near to Williamstown Family Fun Park, which offers a zip line course and mini golf. Come summer, Williamstown Lake, in the north-east of the city, is the place to be. Spanning 333 acres and with over 20 miles of shoreline, it's a haven for swimming, boating and fishing.

Weather

Balmy summers in Williamstown

When it comes to weather, summer is usually the best time to book your Williamstown vacation rental – especially if you're planning some lakeside R&R or countryside hiking. The hottest summer months are June, July and August, which all offer average highs in the 80s and average lows within the 60s, often with quite a bit of humidity. Winter usually brings a good 15 inches of snow per year, with January being the city's chilliest month of all.

Natural features

All's green and pleasant in Williamstown

With its vast swathes of green, thick forests, running rivers and barley fields, Kentucky's Grant County is picturesque, whatever the season. For those that that really like to get in touch with nature, a visit to one of the county's best-loved wildlife areas is a must. Curtis Gates Lloyd Wildlife Area & Lake Leary is a 1,110 park, which includes hiking trails, a fishing lake and a 20-acre portion of virgin forest –forbidden from ever being cut down. The site is, of course, a thriving habitat for a range of animals, including wild turkeys, deer, foxes and woodpeckers.

How to get there

How to get to and around Williamstown

The nearest airport is in Cincinnati, OH (CVG-Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky Intl.), located 29.4 mi (47.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Cincinnati, OH (LUK-Cincinnati Municipal - Lunken Field), which is 33 mi (53.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Williamstown, KY?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 59 vacation rentals around Williamstown. From 9 cabin rentals to 40 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a rural property in Williamstown?

There's something inherently pleasant about country living. If you're a city slicker itching for a taste of rural life, we can sort you out. Vrbo has 14 countryside getaway rentals in this destination. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Luckily, Vrbo has loads more options, including:

  • 4 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 4 lake-view vacation rentals.
  • 4 lakefront vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Williamstown?

If you're looking for a home away from home for your upcoming vacation, renting a house is a great idea. You and the gang will have loads of space for all sorts of vacation activities. There are 37 options listed on Vrbo. Prices start from $128 a night. Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other rental options, like:

  • Cabin: 5 vacation homes. Prices start from $197 per night.
  • Studio: 4 vacation homes. Prices start from $139 per night.
  • Cottage: 4 vacation homes. Prices start from $130 per night.

Can I stay in Williamstown in a large group?

Getting together with your favorite people can be oodles of fun, especially when you're under the one roof in an amazing new place! If you'll be visiting with a big group, Vrbo can help you out. 4 house vacation homes are ready to be booked. Currently, they're the top choice here for sizeable groups. If you are hoping to stay with a large group, the vacation properties that can cater to you include:

  • On the hunt for vacation homes that can sleep 8 guests? We have 9 that will be ideal. Prices begin from just $100 per night.
  • Require somewhere for 10 guests? We have 8 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as $92 a night.
  • Looking for rentals to suit 6 guests? You'll be thrilled to hear we have 6 that'll be ideal. You can get one from just $110 a night.

You and all your besties will be well catered to when you plan your Williamstown adventure through us!