Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Oak Ridge

Come and experience Oak Ridge and its history, architecture and museums. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Greensboro Science Center and Greensboro Coliseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Oak Ridge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Oak Ridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greensboro Science Center (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • All-A-Flutter Butterfly Farm (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Animal Discovery Zoological Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Celebration Station (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Safari Nation (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Skateland USA (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oak Ridge

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Oak Ridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bur-Mil Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Tannenbaum Historical Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bicentennial Garden (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • The Bog Garden (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Greensboro Arboretum (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • High Point City Lake Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Oak Ridge

The nearest airport is in Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Winston-Salem, NC (INT-Smith Reynolds), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Oak Ridge?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 78 vacation rentals near Oak Ridge. From 54 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oak Ridge for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Old Mill of Guilford: 189 vacation rentals
  • Hanging Rock State Park: 37 vacation rentals
  • Greensboro Coliseum: 141 vacation rentals
  • North Carolina A and T State University: 145 vacation rentals
  • Old Salem: 138 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oak Ridge 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 Oak Ridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 54 Houses in Oak Ridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oak Ridge include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 9 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Oak Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation rentals with pool available in Oak Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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