Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Kentwood

The area's history and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kentwood. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and bird watching. Grand Rapids Children's Museum and Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Kentwood

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kentwood has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John Ball Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Patterson Ice Center (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Watermark Country Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Frog Hollow Playground (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Fish Ladder Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kentwood

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kentwood is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Frog Hollow Playground (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Huff Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Millennium Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Provin Trails Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kentwood

The nearest airport is in Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), located 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kentwood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 51 vacation rentals near Kentwood. From 27 Houses to 10 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 Kentwood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gun Lake Casino: 81 vacation rentals
  • Van Andel Arena: 74 vacation rentals
  • Dumont Lake Park: 574 vacation rentals
  • Calvin College: 74 vacation rentals
  • Frog Hollow Playground: 68 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Kentwood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kentwood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 Kentwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Kentwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.