Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Elizabethtown

Come and experience Elizabethtown and its festivals, theater scene and entertainment. Renowned for its university setting, restaurants and art, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Elizabethtown

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Elizabethtown a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elizabethtown Country Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Heartland Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Forest Edge Winery (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Bluegrass Speedway (21.3 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Knob Creek Gun Range (21.8 mi / 35 km)
  • Barton 1792 Distillery (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elizabethtown

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Elizabethtown. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elizabethtown City Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Freeman Lake Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Elizabethtown Nature Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Cornwell Field (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest (18.6 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Elizabethtown

The nearest airport is in Louisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.), located 34.5 mi (55.6 km) from the city center. 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 37.9 mi (61.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Elizabethtown?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 13 vacation rentals near Elizabethtown. From 4 Houses to 7 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 Elizabethtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Elizabethtown Country Club: 15 vacation rentals
  • Barton 1792 Distillery: 49 vacation rentals
  • Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest: 69 vacation rentals
  • Knob Creek Gun Range: 376 vacation rentals
  • My Old Kentucky Home State Park: 51 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4 Houses in Elizabethtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elizabethtown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Studios: 9 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 11 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Elizabethtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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