Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Mentor

Take a vacation to Mentor and enjoy the area's opera, theater scene and entertainment. Renowned for its lake, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Mentor

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mentor a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Brook Golf Course (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Little Mountain Country Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lake County Speedway (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Chardon Lakes Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Briardale Greens Golf Course (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • StoneWater Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mentor

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mentor is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mentor Marsh - Carol H. Sweet Nature Center (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Headlands Beach State Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Penitentiary Glen Wildlife Center (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Lake Metroparks Farmpark (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • North Chagrin Reservation (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mentor

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CGF-Cuyahoga County), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Mentor?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 13 vacation rentals near Mentor. From 9 Houses to 2 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mentor for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve: 50 vacation rentals
  • Mentor Civic Arena: 89 vacation rentals
  • Mentor Marsh - Carol H. Sweet Nature Center: 51 vacation rentals
  • James Garfield National Historic Site: 105 vacation rentals
  • Black Brook Golf Course: 50 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Mentor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mentor include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Mentor?

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

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