Destination guide

Head to the arty city of Lawrence

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Lawrence. Well known for its forests, restaurants and sledging, this romantic city won't disappoint. Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Children's Museum of Indianapolis are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Lawrence

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Lawrence has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Post Road Recreation Center (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fort Harrison Golf Resort (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Pleasant Run Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Climb Time Indy (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Fastimes Indoor Karting (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Riverside Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lawrence

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lawrence is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Harrison State Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • George Washington Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Holliday Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Ritchey Woods Nature Preserve (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Lilly House and Gardens (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Central Canal (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)

Transport to and around Lawrence

The nearest airport is in Indianapolis, IN (IND-Indianapolis Intl.), located 15.6 mi (25.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Lawrence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 298 holiday rentals near Lawrence. From 152 Houses to 7 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lawrence for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Lawrence?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 152 Houses in Lawrence. Our other popular types of Lawrence holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 7 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lawrence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Lawrence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.