Destination guide

Travel to historic Lee's Summit

The area's history and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lee's Summit. Renowned for its lake, shopping and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Kansas City Zoo and Arrowhead Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Lee's Summit

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lee's Summit a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kansas City Zoo (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Worlds of Fun (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Paradise Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Stonehaus Farms Winery (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Bay Water Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Lakeside Nature Center (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lee's Summit

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lee's Summit is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fleming Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Swope Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lake Remembrance (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Jacob Loose Memorial Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lee's Summit

The nearest airport is in Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), located 32.4 mi (52.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Lee's Summit Station.

Where to stay around Lee's Summit?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 386 vacation rentals near Lee's Summit. From 221 Houses to 135 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 Lee's Summit for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lee's Summit?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lee's Summit:

  • Downtown: 57 vacation rentals
  • West Plaza: 69 vacation rentals
  • Country Club Plaza Area: 120 vacation rentals
  • South Kansas City: 60 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Kansas City: 18 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Lee's Summit?

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

  • Missouri Town 1855: 300 vacation rentals
  • Stonehaus Farms Winery: 280 vacation rentals
  • Paradise Park: 335 vacation rentals
  • Lee's Summit Station: 348 vacation rentals
  • Kansas City Convention Center: 376 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lee's Summit 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 Lee's Summit?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 221 Houses in Lee's Summit. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lee's Summit include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 135 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lee's Summit?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 43 vacation rentals with pool available in Lee's Summit. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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