Destination guide

Delight in the lush landscape of Richmond Heights

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Richmond Heights. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and zoo, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Busch Stadium and Gateway Arch are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Richmond Heights

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Richmond Heights a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Louis Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Grants Farm (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • St. Louis Science Center (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Creve Coeur Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • World Aquarium (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Richmond Heights

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Richmond Heights is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Forest Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Jewel Box (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Pagoda Circle (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Blackburn Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tower Grove Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Richmond Heights

Fly into St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into St. Louis, MO (SUS-Spirit of St. Louis), which is 17 mi (27.3 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Richmond Heights Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Richmond Heights?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 550 vacation rentals near Richmond Heights. From 161 Houses to 349 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Richmond Heights are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Richmond Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 161 Houses in Richmond Heights. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond Heights include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 349 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Richmond Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Richmond Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.