Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gilbert getaway

Experience the unique character of Gilbert with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Gilbert

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Gilbert has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frankie's Fun Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gilbert

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Gilbert is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Murray (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Dreher Shoals Dam (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Saluda Shoals Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Crooked Creek Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Harbison State Forest (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Three Rivers Greenway (19.9 mi / 32 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gilbert

Fly into Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 15.4 mi (24.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gilbert?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Gilbert. From 96 Houses to 2 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 Gilbert for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden: 150 vacation rentals
  • Saluda Shoals Park: 197 vacation rentals
  • Bruce's Field: 420 vacation rentals
  • Dreher Shoals Dam: 192 vacation rentals
  • Lexington County Museum: 190 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 96 Houses in Gilbert. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gilbert include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 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 Gilbert?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Gilbert. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.