Discover a selection of 80 vacation rentals in Athens, OH 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 WiFi and fireplaces. Prices start at $88 per night, and cabins and cottages are popular options for a stay in Athens. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Athens

Take a vacation to Athens and enjoy the area's live music, festivals and churches. This city's university setting, art and bars draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Athens

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Athens a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shade Winery (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Hocking Valley Scenic Railway (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Brass Ring Golf Club (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Riverside Golf Club (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Athens

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zaleski State Forest (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Burr Oak State Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Wayne National Forest Athens Unit (15 mi / 24.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Athens

The nearest airport is in Parkersburg, WV (PKB-Mid-Ohio Valley Regional), located 35.5 mi (57.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Athens, OH?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals around Athens. From 35 cabin rentals to 35 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Ohio University: 111 vacation rentals
  • Hot Dog Museum: 121 vacation rentals
  • Dairy Barn Arts Center: 125 vacation rentals
  • Shade Winery: 31 vacation rentals
  • John Calhoun Baker University Center: 121 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens 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 Cabins in Athens?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 35 Cabins in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Cottages: 35 rentals available
  • Houses: 59 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 35 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 75 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.