Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Kocaeli Province getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Kocaeli Province with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kocaeli Province

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kocaeli Province. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Green Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Kartepe Sukay Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kocaeli Province

Fly into Izmit (KCO-Cengız Topel), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.), which is 30.2 mi (48.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kocaeli?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 8 vacation rentals near Kocaeli. From 4 Houses to 2 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kocaeli for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Kocaeli?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kocaeli. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Şirinsulhiye: 43 vacation rentals
  • İzmit: 48 vacation rentals
  • Maşukiye: 44 vacation rentals
  • Eskihisar Castle: 24 vacation rentals
  • Kartepe Ski Center: 48 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Kocaeli! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kocaeli?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kocaeli:

  • Şirinsulhiye: 43 rentals
  • İzmit: 48 rentals
  • Maşukiye: 44 rentals
  • Kartepe: 48 rentals
  • Karamürsel: 20 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Kocaeli?

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

  • Eskihisar Castle: 24 rentals
  • Kartepe Ski Center: 48 rentals
  • Izmit Station: 42 rentals
  • Gebze Fatih Station: 40 rentals
  • Sirri Pasha Mansion: 42 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kocaeli listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.