Discover a selection of 253 vacation rentals in Franklin County, US 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 private pools. Prices start at $90 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Franklin County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Franklin County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Franklin County with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Franklin County

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Franklin County has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Augusta Winery (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Chandler Hill Vineyards (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Six Flags St. Louis (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Hidden Valley Ski Resort (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Show Me (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Cedar Lake Cellars (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Franklin County

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Franklin County is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meramec Caverns (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Meramec State Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Route 66 State Park (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Robertsville State Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Winding Brook Estates Lavender Farm (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Chubb Trail Trailhead (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Franklin County

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Washington Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in Franklin County?

From lavish houses to rustic log cabins, Vrbo has properties to match every taste and budget. Pack your bags and check out these top vacation rentals in Franklin County:

  • "Perfect Getaway One Hour From St. Louis Sleep 8": If you're looking for somewhere in Beaufort with 3 bedrooms and the comforts of home, this escape will tick your boxes. Amenities include a playground and a microwave oven.
  • "Secluded Creek Cabin Located On The Bourbeuse River": Located in Leslie, this top-rated option has 1 bedroom and lots of handy amenities. Coffee and tea making facilities and a toaster are just a couple you'll find here.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in Franklin County?

You most certainly can! From simple retreats to luxury escapes, you'll find an impressive range of log cabins to rent in or around Franklin County. If the outdoors is calling, check out:

  • "Ellen's Log Cabin With Hot Tub": Enjoy a few days relaxing and unwinding at this great vacation home surrounded by nature. Once you feel refreshed, enjoy fishing or rafting, which are some of the leading activities in this area.
  • "Jack's Log Cabin Near Meramec River In Quiet Wooded Setting With Hot Tub": Stay in and enjoy the relaxed vibe or get out and try some thrilling activities nearby, such as rafting and hiking and biking. Active or chill, the choice is yours.

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

Whether you're planning a quick family vacation, a romantic rendezvous or a few nights away by yourself, we've got weekend getaways in Franklin County to suit. Pack a bag and stay at one of these popular properties:

  • "The Guest House At Sunset Bluffs" - Located in Central United States, there's plenty of wonderful stuff to see and do on the doorstep of this property. Useful amenities like a porch and air conditioning are the cherries on top!
  • "Bee's Knees - Private Heated Pool And Hot Tub" - This is another terrific place where you can kick back and relax for a long weekend. Take advantage of heating, nearby birdwatching activities and more during your stay at this Central United States property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Franklin County?

Forget about the boring hotel room and secure one of our studio apartments in Franklin County. Here's where you can kick back in your own pad and experience your next destination like a local:

  • Nap, eat, hang out with pals ... Do it all from the compact yet cleverly designed single space at "Secluded Creek Cabin Located On The Bourbeuse River". Located in Leslie, a beach and nearby birdwatching activities are among its amenities.
  • Alternatively, use "Best Location" as your base to discover the sights around you. This home away from home is in Central United States and comes with nearby museums and a microwave oven.

Can I find short term rentals in Franklin County?

Franklin County has short-term rentals that come in all sizes, shapes and budgets. Enjoy some time out in an affordable cabin, a luxurious villa or whatever else floats your boat. Below are two popular options to consider:

  • Located near central Central United States, "The Guest House At Sunset Bluffs" is perfect for a short-term stay. Base yourself here and get out and explore all the top attractions around the area.
  • Otherwise, spend a few days at "Bee's Knees - Private Heated Pool And Hot Tub" and explore the best bits of Northeast Missouri. This getaway also caters to short-term guests and is a good choice if you love being close to the action.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Franklin County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Franklin County is a surefire way to fan the flames of passion. Light a fancy candle, take your honey by the hand and send sparks flying at one of these escapes:

  • Bond as a couple at "Perfect Getaway One Hour From St. Louis Sleep 8". This Beaufort retreat is made for romance, offering amenities like winery tours and beauty services to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, book an amorous weekend break at "Secluded Creek Cabin Located On The Bourbeuse River". Located in Leslie, it offers winery tours, a firepit and other highlights.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Franklin County?

Whether you're arranging a vacation with family and friends, a big birthday bash or even a wedding, Vrbo will help you find your ideal property. Round up your loved ones and check out these large vacation rentals in Franklin County:

  • "Unique Event At Your Own Hotel. Sleep80 Pool And Patio": This vacation rental in Pacific has 14 bedrooms and can comfortably accommodate up to 50 people. As well as tons of space, it comes with a kitchen and a swimming pool.
  • "Private Entire Hotel W": Send out your invites and stay at this vacation rental in Pacific. It has 15 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 50 guests. Amenities here include a garden and a swimming pool.

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

In Franklin County, you'll find plenty of house rentals where a pool day can be every day. Having a splashing good time will be your main priority at one of these quality getaways:

  • Spend your break at "The Guest House At Sunset Bluffs", where the first item on your itinerary should be chilling by the pool. This retreat is located in Franklin County and offers a range of family-friendly amenities, including a smart TV and a dining table.
  • Leap out of bed and take an early morning dip at "Rand House In Washmo - Walk To Downtown And Shuttle To Wineries" in Ozarks. A kitchen and a smart TV are just two of the many amenities available here.

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

Quality time with family doesn't just magically occur — it takes nurturing, love and the perfect setting. Vrbo can help with the last part. Browse these large family vacation rentals in Franklin County where love resides and memories are created:

  • Make your family get-together one you'll always remember fondly at "Perfect Getaway One Hour From St. Louis Sleep 8". This Beaufort property offers 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 of your lucky loved ones. Childrens activities and a kitchen are among the amenities to take advantage of.
  • Alternatively, make "The Guest House At Sunset Bluffs" your base for a beautiful vacation. Located in Franklin County, this escape has 5 bedrooms that accommodate up to 12 guests. A separate dining area and a kitchen will help keep the troops comfortable and content.

When it comes to family-friendly attractions in Franklin County, Riverside Reptile Ranch is a standout. If you're staying anywhere around it, plan a visit and discover why it's such a hit.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Franklin County?

Reserving a cabin in Franklin County is the perfect excuse to spend quality time with the family. Rally the troops and check out these great options:

  • "Escape From Reality At Dry Creek Cabin" - Escape the hustle and bustle at this Tuscumbia retreat which offers a garden and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Riverfront Current River Cabin In Van Buren Mo" – This option in Van Buren is another big hit with families. Extra touches here include coffee and tea making facilities and a dishwasher.

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