Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Rocky River

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Rocky River. This city is well-known for its football games and riverfront. FirstEnergy Stadium and Great Lakes Science Center are just a couple of the must-sees 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 Rocky River

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rocky River a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Memphis Kiddie Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • John Christ Winery (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Brecksville Reservation (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rocky River

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rocky River is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lakewood Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Perkins Beach (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Upper Edgewater Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Rocky River Reservation (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Edgewater Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Huntington Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Rocky River

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 8.5 mi (13.6 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rocky River?

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 Rocky River:

  • Downtown: 36 vacation rentals
  • Ohio City: 49 vacation rentals
  • Little Italy: 18 vacation rentals
  • University Circle: 19 vacation rentals
  • Edgewater: 28 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Rocky River?

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

  • Cleveland Clinic: 232 vacation rentals
  • PlayhouseSquare Centre: 239 vacation rentals
  • Crocker Park: 188 vacation rentals
  • Progressive Field: 239 vacation rentals
  • Case Western Reserve University: 233 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rocky River listed on HomeAway 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 Rocky River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 68 Houses in Rocky River. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rocky River include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 60 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available
  • Studios: 45 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rocky River?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Rocky River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.