Find the best place to stay — Kansas City

Where to stay around Kansas City?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 257 vacation rentals near Kansas City. From 168 houses to 29 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kansas City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Kansas City?

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 Kansas City:

  • Plaza Area: 75 vacation rentals
  • Country Club Plaza: 41 vacation rentals
  • Midtown - Westport: 84 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 15 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Westport: 51 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 Kansas City?

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

  • Kansas City Convention Center: 236 vacation rentals
  • Arrowhead Stadium: 237 vacation rentals
  • Worlds of Fun: 218 vacation rentals
  • Kauffman Stadium: 237 vacation rentals
  • Kansas City Museum: 234 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kansas City 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 Kansas City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 168 houses in Kansas City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kansas City include:

  • Apartments: 29 rentals available
  • Condos: 28 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 8 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rentals in Kansas City?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 54 golf rentals in Kansas City. You have also many other possibilities in Kansas City area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 40 rentals
  • Skiing rentals: 8 rentals
  • Lake rentals: 2 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kansas City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 17 vacation rentals with pool available in Kansas City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Let Kansas City steal your heart

    Kansas City, or the Heart of America as it’s affectionately known, is a magnificent place to spend a vacation. In many ways, it’s considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in America, boasting more boulevards than Paris. Once you arrive at one of the many Kansas City vacation rentals, you’ll discover a wide range of fascinating cultural attractions and activities to keep you busy. If you love to shop, you’ll be well-catered for, too, whether you want to peruse the upscale boutiques in Country Club Plaza or haggle for a bargain at River Market Antiques.

    Enjoy a world-class performance in Kansas City

    The city has a rich cultural heritage, which is reflected in regular concerts and productions. The Kaufmann Center for the Performing Arts presents a wide variety of different shows, including the spellbinding Kansas City Symphony, and the Starlight Theater boasts an outdoor theater, which is a sublime experience during the summer months. Kansas City is a great place for those who love to shop. Check out Country Club Plaza for 15 blocks of high-end stores, or visit City Market for a lively, open-air market packed with regional produce and gifts, as well as fantastic live music.

    Immerse yourself in the culture of Kansas City

    A whole host of brilliant attractions are never far from Kansas City vacation rentals. The National World War I Museum and Memorial should not be missed. It features knowledgeable staff and an extensive collection of artifacts from The Great War. Art lovers will appreciate the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, considered by many to be one of America’s finest art museums. The exhibits cover a variety of mediums and cultures from around the world. If you’re looking for a fun day out where the kids can enjoy lots of hands-on activities, be sure to check out the Legoland Discovery Center.

    Experience the clear blue skies of Kansas City

    If you love the heat, winter is not the best season for booking Kansas City vacation rentals, since temperatures can become very cold during this season. Summer, on the other hand, is hot and humid, with July temperatures pushing 90°F. Spring and fall still enjoy pleasant temperatures, with May and September sometimes reaching highs of around 80°F. The weather in Kansas City tends to be ideal for exploring the city on foot, and the frequently clear blue skies tend to bring little rain.

    A tranquil oasis in the heart of Kansas City

    Kansas City may be the largest city in Missouri, but nature and wildlife can still be found here. When you’re in need of tranquility, simply step into the Ewing and Muriel Kauffmann Memorial Garden. This breathtakingly beautiful botanical garden is set across 2 acres, with thousands of plants beautifully arranged across 5 distinct areas that you’ll never tire of exploring. Animal lovers will love Kansas City Zoo, a family-friendly attraction that’s well worth the admission fee. Here, you’ll find hundreds of well-cared for creatures, including the tiny blue poison dart frog and the magnificent black rhinoceros.