Destination guide

The historic city of Frankfort awaits you

Take a vacation to Frankfort and enjoy the area's history, monuments and art galleries. This city's riverfront, hiking and museums draw many visitors. Kentucky State Capitol and Keeneland Racing Course are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Frankfort

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Frankfort a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prodigy Vineyards & Winery (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lovers Leap Vineyards and Winery (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Rising Sons Home Farm Winery (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • American Legion Post 34 Fairgrounds (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Equus Run Vineyard & Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Frankfort

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

  • Leslie Morris Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Floral Clock Monument (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Capitol View Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Cove Spring Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Yuko-En on the Elkhorn Garden (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Masterson Station Park (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Frankfort

The nearest airport is in Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass), located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Frankfort?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 55 vacation rentals near Frankfort. From 5 Cabins to 15 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Frankfort for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Frankfort:

  • Historic South Hill: 41 vacation rentals
  • Northside District: 45 vacation rentals
  • Woodward Heights: 34 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 19 vacation rentals
  • North Upper Street: 44 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 Frankfort?

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

  • Buffalo Trace Distillery: 67 vacation rentals
  • Rebecca Ruth Candy Tours & Museum: 70 vacation rentals
  • Berry Hill Mansion: 69 vacation rentals
  • Woodford Reserve Distillery: 169 vacation rentals
  • Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary & Audobon Center: 82 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Frankfort 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 Cabins in Frankfort?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Cabins in Frankfort. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Frankfort include:

  • Houses: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Frankfort?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 49 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Frankfort. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.