Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lakewood is ready to explore

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lakewood. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the sporting events, lake and restaurants. FirstEnergy Stadium and Great Lakes Science Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Lakewood

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Lakewood a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Memphis Kiddie Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • John Christ Winery (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • ThistleDown Racetrack (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lakewood

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lakewood is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lakewood Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Perkins Beach (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Upper Edgewater Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Edgewater Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Wendy Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Rocky River Reservation (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lakewood

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (8.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 6.6 mi (10.6 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at West 117th Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Lakewood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 172 vacation rentals near Lakewood. From 75 Houses to 82 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 Lakewood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Lakewood:

  • Downtown: 43 vacation rentals
  • Ohio City: 55 vacation rentals
  • Detroit - Shoreway: 27 vacation rentals
  • Edgewater: 26 vacation rentals
  • University Circle: 23 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 Lakewood?

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

  • Lakewood Park: 228 vacation rentals
  • Huntington Beach: 205 vacation rentals
  • Cleveland Lakefront State Park: 234 vacation rentals
  • Cleveland Clinic: 242 vacation rentals
  • Progressive Field: 242 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 75 Houses in Lakewood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lakewood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 82 rentals available
  • Studios: 66 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lakewood?

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

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