Destination guide

Culturally rich Stow will entice you

Take a vacation to Stow and enjoy the area's festivals, culture and live music. This city's university setting, restaurants and golfing draw many visitors. Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens and Akron Art Museum 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 Stow

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Stow a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Firestone Country Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Roses Run Country Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sarah's Vineyard (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Viking Vineyard and Winery (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Birdie Shack Putt-R-Golf (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stow

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 Stow. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mary Campbell Cave (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Ledges Overlook (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Hudson Springs Park (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Perkins Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Stow

The nearest airport is in Akron, OH (AKC-Akron Fulton Intl.), located 9.5 mi (15.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Akron, OH (CAK-Akron-Canton), which is 18 mi (29 km) away.

Where to stay around Stow?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 23 vacation rentals near Stow. From 13 Houses to 4 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 Stow for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Stow?

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

  • Roses Run Country Club: 49 vacation rentals
  • Punderson State Park: 70 vacation rentals
  • Akron-Summit County Public Library: 47 vacation rentals
  • Portage Lakes State Park: 47 vacation rentals
  • Kent State University: 47 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Stow. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stow include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Stow?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Stow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.