Discover a selection of 497 vacation rentals in Independence 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 gardens and backyards. Prices start at $42 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Independence. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Independence

Enjoy the area's churches, museums and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Independence. Renowned for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Kauffman Stadium and Arrowhead Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Independence

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Independence 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:

  • Worlds of Fun (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Kansas City Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Adventure Oasis Water Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Oceans of Fun (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Sea Life Kansas City Aquarium (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Independence

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Independence. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Berkley Riverfront Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Fleming Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Swope Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Clark's Point (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Independence

The nearest airport is in Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Independence Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Independence?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 497 vacation rentals around Independence. From 237 house rentals to 248 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.