Destination guide

The historic area of Lexington awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Lexington and enjoy the area's museums, history and live music. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Lexington

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lexington a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frankie's Fun Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • South Carolina State Fairgrounds (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lexington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lexington is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dreher Shoals Dam (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lake Murray (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Saluda Shoals Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Harbison State Forest (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Three Rivers Greenway (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • West Columbia Riverwalk (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lexington

Fly into Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Lexington?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 201 vacation rentals near Lexington. From 146 Houses to 14 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lexington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dreher Shoals Dam: 191 vacation rentals
  • Lexington County Museum: 192 vacation rentals
  • Fort Jackson: 197 vacation rentals
  • University of South Carolina: 126 vacation rentals
  • South Carolina State House: 129 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 146 Houses in Lexington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lexington include:

  • Cabins: 14 rentals available
  • Cottages: 14 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 14 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lexington?

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

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