Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your University Heights getaway

Experience the unique character of University Heights with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city is well-known for its university setting and shopping. Cleveland Museum of Art and Progressive Field are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in University Heights

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes University Heights a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ThistleDown Racetrack (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • StoneWater Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Hawthorne Valley Country Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Briardale Greens Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in University Heights

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, University Heights is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cain Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Italian Cultural Garden (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Cleveland Cultural Gardens (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Cleveland Lakefront State Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Tinkers Creek Viaduct Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around University Heights

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CGF-Cuyahoga County), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 7.7 mi (12.4 km) away.

Where to stay around University Heights?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 160 vacation rentals near University Heights. From 72 Houses to 73 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 University Heights for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to University Heights?

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 University Heights:

  • Downtown: 44 vacation rentals
  • Ohio City: 57 vacation rentals
  • Tremont: 44 vacation rentals
  • Little Italy: 20 vacation rentals
  • University Circle: 21 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 University Heights?

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

  • Cleveland Clinic: 239 vacation rentals
  • Lake Erie College: 97 vacation rentals
  • Headlands Beach State Park: 96 vacation rentals
  • Case Western Reserve University: 240 vacation rentals
  • Progressive Field: 239 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around University Heights 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 University Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 72 Houses in University Heights. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in University Heights include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 73 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 University Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in University Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.