Destination guide

The adventurous city of Helena awaits you

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Helena. Renowned for its football games, wildlife and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Tannehill Park and Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Helena

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Helena a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Joe Tucker Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Bent Brook Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Ballantrae Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Moss Rock Preserve (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Alabama Splash Adventure (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Central Alabama Paintball Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Helena

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Helena is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tannehill Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Cahaba Lilly Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Penhale Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Joe Tucker Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Oak Mountain State Park (9 mi / 14.6 km)

Travelling to and around Helena

Fly into Birmingham, AL (BHM-Birmingham Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.7 mi (36.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Helena?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 17 holiday rentals near Helena. From 9 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Helena for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Helena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Helena. Our other popular types of Helena holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Helena?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Helena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.