Destination guide

Captivating Olathe will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Olathe. Renowned for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Kansas Speedway and Argentine Carnegie Library 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 Olathe

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Olathe a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kansas City Zoo (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Falcon Valley Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Heritage Park Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Epic Indoor Sports (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Tomahawk Hills Golf Course (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Olathe

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Olathe is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Jacob Loose Memorial Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Loose Park (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Mill Creek Park (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Southmoreland Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Olathe

The nearest airport is in Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), located 30.3 mi (48.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Olathe?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 305 vacation rentals near Olathe. From 193 Houses to 92 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 Olathe for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Olathe?

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 Olathe:

  • Country Club Plaza: 111 vacation rentals
  • South Kansas City: 55 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 33 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Area: 107 vacation rentals
  • Midtown - Westport: 155 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 Olathe?

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

  • Olathe Medical Center: 219 vacation rentals
  • Johnson County District Courthouse: 265 vacation rentals
  • Heritage Park Golf Course: 224 vacation rentals
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University: 281 vacation rentals
  • Great Mall of the Great Plains: 219 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 193 Houses in Olathe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Olathe include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 92 rentals available
  • Estates: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Olathe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Olathe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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