Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Gilbertsville

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gilbertsville. This city's fishing, bird watching and golfing draw many visitors. 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 Gilbertsville

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gilbertsville 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:

  • Calvert City Country Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Mineral Mound Golf Course (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Venture River Family Water Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gilbertsville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gilbertsville is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kentucky Dam State Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mike Miller County Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Anderson Woodland Trail (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Vista Ridge Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Prizer Point Public Use Area (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Elk & Bison Prairie (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gilbertsville

Fly into Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), the closest airport, located 28.2 mi (45.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gilbertsville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 97 vacation rentals near Gilbertsville. From 62 Houses to 17 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gilbertsville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park: 139 vacation rentals
  • Kentucky Dam Marina: 140 vacation rentals
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park: 199 vacation rentals
  • Paducah Riverwalk: 38 vacation rentals
  • Prizer Point Public Use Area: 212 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 62 Houses in Gilbertsville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gilbertsville include:

  • Cabins: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 17 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 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 Gilbertsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Gilbertsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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