Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Aurora is ready to explore

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Aurora. Renowned for its theme park, whale watching and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens and Akron Art Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Aurora

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Aurora has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ThornCreek Winery (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Geauga Lake's Wildwater Kingdom (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Boulder Creek Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Windmill Golf Center (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Fun 'n' Stuff (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aurora

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Aurora is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hudson Springs Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • South Chagrin Reservation (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Ledges Overlook (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Tinkers Creek Viaduct Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Punderson State Park (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Aurora

The nearest airport is in Cleveland, OH (CGF-Cuyahoga County), located 19.1 mi (30.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Akron, OH (AKC-Akron Fulton Intl.), which is 20 mi (32.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Aurora?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 23 vacation rentals near Aurora. From 13 Houses to 4 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 Aurora for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Geauga Lake's Wildwater Kingdom: 144 vacation rentals
  • Aurora Farms Premium Outlets: 128 vacation rentals
  • ThornCreek Winery: 120 vacation rentals
  • Punderson State Park: 68 vacation rentals
  • Cleveland Clinic: 251 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Aurora. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Aurora include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Aurora?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 22 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Aurora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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