Destination guide

The lively area of Louisville awaits your stay

Come and experience Louisville and its live music, theatre scene and museums. This city's sporting events, riverfront and university setting draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Muhammad Ali Center and Louisville Slugger Museum. 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 Louisville

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Louisville a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kentucky Kingdom (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Louisville Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Louisville Mega Cavern (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Brooks Hill Winery (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Huber’s Orchard, Winery & Vineyards (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Maplehurst Golf Course (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Louisville

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Louisville. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Louisville Waterfront Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Falls of the Ohio Wildlife Conservation Area (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Falls of the Ohio State Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Louisville Champions Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Ulmer Stadium (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Trager Stadium (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Louisville

Fly into Louisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Louisville, KY (LOU-Bowman Field), which is 5.3 mi (8.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Louisville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 802 holiday rentals near Louisville. From 530 Houses to 28 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Louisville for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Louisville:

  • Butchertown: 59 holiday homes
  • Crescent Hill: 64 holiday homes
  • Old Louisville: 142 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 175 holiday homes
  • Cherokee Triangle: 133 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 Louisville?

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

  • 21c Museum Hotel: 714 holiday rentals
  • Asia Institute Crane House: 744 holiday rentals
  • Landward House: 750 holiday rentals
  • Springhurst Towne Center Shopping Center: 758 holiday rentals
  • Hounz Lane County Park: 759 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Louisville 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 Louisville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 530 Houses in Louisville. Our other popular types of Louisville holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 28 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 210 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 28 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Louisville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 88 holiday homes with pool available in Louisville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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