Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Gladstone

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Gladstone. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its coffee shops and shopping. Worlds of Fun and Sprint Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Gladstone

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 Gladstone a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Worlds of Fun (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Kansas City Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Oceans of Fun (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Tiffany Greens Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Chambers of Edgar Allan Poe (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Edge of Hell Haunted House (8 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gladstone

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

  • Berkley Riverfront Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clark's Point (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • City Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Southmoreland Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Mill Creek Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gladstone

Fly into Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city centre.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gladstone?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gladstone:

  • Plaza Area: 108 holiday homes
  • South Kansas City: 53 holiday homes
  • Rosedale: 52 holiday homes
  • Midtown - Westport: 154 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 34 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gladstone?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Gladstone. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art: 314 holiday rentals
  • Johnson County Community College Carlsen Center: 289 holiday rentals
  • Spencer Theatre: 312 holiday rentals
  • Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area: 242 holiday rentals
  • 3 and 2 Baseball Park: 286 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gladstone listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gladstone?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 Houses in Gladstone. Our other popular types of Gladstone holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 46 holiday houses
  • Villas: 6 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 4 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 Gladstone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Gladstone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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