Destination guide

The lively city of University District awaits you

Come and experience University District and its live music, theater scene and art galleries. This city's university setting, sporting events and restaurants draw many visitors. Sky Zone and Ohio Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in University District

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that University District has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Ohio State Fairgrounds (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Ohio Expo Center and State Fair (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Via Vecchia Winery (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Champions of Columbus Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Grand Prix Karting (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in University District

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, University District is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Natural Resources Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Goodale Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Battelle Riverfront Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Genoa Park and Amphitheater (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Whetstone Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around University District

Fly into Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around University District, Columbus?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 93 vacation rentals around University District. From 58 house rentals to 28 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to University District?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in University District:

  • Downtown: 119 vacation rentals
  • Victorian Village: 72 vacation rentals
  • Italian Village: 73 vacation rentals
  • Near East Columbus: 42 vacation rentals
  • Merion Village: 41 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Ohio State University: 387 vacation rentals
  • Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum: 388 vacation rentals
  • Ohio State Medical Center: 387 vacation rentals
  • Ohio Stadium: 387 vacation rentals
  • James Cancer Hospital: 387 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around University District 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 Houses in University District?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 58 Houses in University District. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in University District include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 rentals available
  • Studios: 21 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 88 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in University District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore destinations around University District

    154 vacation rentals
    334 vacation rentals
    287 vacation rentals
    Grove City
    233 vacation rentals
    61 vacation rentals
    140 vacation rentals
    35 vacation rentals
    257 vacation rentals
    Grandview Heights
    341 vacation rentals
    339 vacation rentals
    Upper Arlington
    367 vacation rentals
    171 vacation rentals
    349 vacation rentals
    Lewis Center
    174 vacation rentals
    316 vacation rentals
    277 vacation rentals
    212 vacation rentals
    22 vacation rentals
    Canal Winchester
    33 vacation rentals
    New Albany
    112 vacation rentals