Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Springfield

Enjoy the area's churches, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Springfield. Renowned for its university setting, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Springfield

Are you searching for things to do 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 Springfield a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hartman Rock Garden (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Reid Park Memorial Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Rocky Lakes Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Clark County Fairgrounds (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • George Rogers Clark Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Locust Hills Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Springfield

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Springfield. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buck Creek State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • George Rogers Clark Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Glen Helen Nature Preserve (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • John Bryan State Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Indian Mound Reserve (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Springfield

The nearest airport is in Dayton, OH (DAY-James M. Cox Dayton Intl.), located 21.9 mi (35.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Springfield?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 10 vacation rentals near Springfield. From 5 Houses to 2 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 Springfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Rocky Lakes Golf Course: 19 vacation rentals
  • Locust Hills Golf Course: 16 vacation rentals
  • George Rogers Clark Park: 25 vacation rentals
  • Clark State Community College: 15 vacation rentals
  • Clark State Performing Arts Center: 15 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Springfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Springfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 2 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 2 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 9 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Springfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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