Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Downtown Cleveland

Enjoy the area's live music, museums and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Downtown Cleveland. This city's sporting events, restaurants and theaters draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Great Lakes Science Center. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Cleveland

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Downtown Cleveland has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Memphis Kiddie Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • ThistleDown Racetrack (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Briardale Greens Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Downtown Cleveland

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Downtown Cleveland. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wendy Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Edgewater Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Italian Cultural Garden (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Cleveland Cultural Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Upper Edgewater Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Cleveland Lakefront State Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Downtown Cleveland

Fly into Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), the closest airport, located 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), which is 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Cleveland Station. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Tower City-Public Square Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Downtown?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 51 vacation rentals near Downtown. From 46 Condos/Apartments to 2 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Downtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Downtown:

  • Ohio City: 52 vacation rentals
  • Detroit - Shoreway: 28 vacation rentals
  • Edgewater: 25 vacation rentals
  • University Circle: 26 vacation rentals
  • Tremont: 41 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 Downtown?

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

  • Progressive Field: 258 vacation rentals
  • PlayhouseSquare Centre: 259 vacation rentals
  • Quicken Loans Arena: 256 vacation rentals
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: 254 vacation rentals
  • Galleria at Erieview: 257 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Condos/Apartments in Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 46 Condos/Apartments in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Houses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 29 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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