Destination guide

The lively city of Monroe awaits you

Come and experience Monroe and its architecture, live music and monuments. This city's sporting events, restaurants and museums draw many 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.


Sightseeing in and around Monroe

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Monroe a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Hills Golf Club (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Fox Vineyards Winery (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Newton County Fairgrounds (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Georgia International Horse Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Ashton Hills Golf Club (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Gwinnett County Fairgrounds (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monroe

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Monroe is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hard Labor Creek State Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Fort Yargo State Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Springs Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Madison Town Park (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Little Mulberry Park (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monroe

The nearest airport is in Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), located 23.4 mi (37.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 35.6 mi (57.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Monroe?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 66 vacation rentals near Monroe. From 54 Houses to 4 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 Monroe for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • University of Georgia: 133 vacation rentals
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area: 324 vacation rentals
  • Chateau Elan Winery: 220 vacation rentals
  • Infinite Energy Center: 686 vacation rentals
  • Fort Yargo State Park: 144 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 54 Houses in Monroe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monroe include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Country houses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Monroe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Monroe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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