Destination guide

Lively South Salt Lake will entice you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in South Salt Lake. This welcoming city is known for its lake, riverfront and hiking. Clark Planetarium and The Gateway 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 and around South Salt Lake

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that South Salt Lake has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alta Ski Area (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Golf In the Round (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Forest Dale Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • FastKart Indoor Speedway (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Wairhouse Trampoline Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Tracy Aviary (2 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Salt Lake

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Salt Lake is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • International Peace Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Liberty Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Sugar House Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Pioneer Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Gilgal Sculpture Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Memory Grove Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around South Salt Lake

Fly into Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city center.

You can see more of South Salt Lake by jumping on the metro at Central Pointe Station, Millcreek Station or Meadowbrook Station.

Where to stay around South Salt Lake?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 670 vacation rentals near South Salt Lake. From 340 Houses to 212 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 South Salt Lake for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to South Salt Lake?

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 South Salt Lake:

  • Snowbird: 126 vacation rentals
  • The Canyons: 1,184 vacation rentals
  • Sugar House: 411 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 236 vacation rentals
  • Solitude Mountain: 131 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 South Salt Lake?

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

  • Wairhouse Trampoline Park: 2,528 vacation rentals
  • Golf In the Round: 2,511 vacation rentals
  • Salt Palace: 313 vacation rentals
  • Lagoon Amusement Park: 519 vacation rentals
  • University of Utah: 3,614 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Salt Lake 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 South Salt Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 340 Houses in South Salt Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Salt Lake include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 212 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 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 South Salt Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in South Salt Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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