Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Golden getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Golden. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Golden

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Golden a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Promised Land Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Persimmon Hill Farm (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pivot Rock and Natural Bridge (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Eureka Springs & North Arkansas Railway (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Cosmic Cavern (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cassville Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Golden

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Golden. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onyx Cave (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lake Leatherwood (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Dogwood Canyon Nature Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Pivot Rock (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Blue Springs Heritage Center (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Roaring River State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Golden

Fly into Branson, MO (BKG), the closest airport, located 24.8 mi (40 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Harrison, AR (HRO-Boone County Regional), which is 33.4 mi (53.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Golden?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 353 vacation rentals near Golden. From 153 Houses to 33 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 Golden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Golden Pioneer Museum: 663 vacation rentals
  • Silver Dollar City: 1,880 vacation rentals
  • Dogwood Canyon Nature Park: 2,533 vacation rentals
  • Roaring River State Park: 482 vacation rentals
  • Indian Point Park: 2,325 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 153 Houses in Golden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Golden include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 123 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Golden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 81 vacation rentals with pool available in Golden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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