Destination guide

The friendly city of Kettering awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Kettering. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and university setting, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Dayton Art Institute and National Museum of the United States Air Force 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 and around Kettering

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kettering a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hills & Dales MetroPark (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Adventure Golf (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Possum Creek MetroPark (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Yankee Trace Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Kittyhawk Golf Center (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Wegerzyn Gardens Metro Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kettering

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Kettering is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hills & Dales MetroPark (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Grant Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Oregon Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Cox Arboretum and Gardens Metropark (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Cooper Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • RiverScape MetroPark (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kettering

The nearest airport is in Dayton, OH (DAY-James M. Cox Dayton Intl.), located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hamilton, OH (HAO-Butler County Regional), which is 30.5 mi (49.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Kettering?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 22 vacation rentals near Kettering. 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 Kettering for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fraze Pavillion: 40 vacation rentals
  • Calvary Cemetery: 30 vacation rentals
  • Cowan Lake State Park: 22 vacation rentals
  • John Bryan State Park: 24 vacation rentals
  • University of Dayton: 29 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Kettering. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kettering 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 pool in Kettering?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Kettering. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.