Destination guide

The lively area of Decatur awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Decatur and enjoy the area's live music, museums and festivals. This city's wildlife, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Zoo Atlanta and Centennial Olympic Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Decatur

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Decatur a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo Atlanta (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • World of Coca Cola (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Georgia Aquarium (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Stone Mountain Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • East Lake Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Sugar Creek Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Decatur

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

  • Centennial Olympic Park (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Stone Mountain (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Dearborn Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Buena Vista Lake (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • East Lake Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • McKoy Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Decatur

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

It's easy to get around Decatur by jumping on the metro at Kensington Station, Indian Creek Station or Avondale Station.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Decatur?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Decatur:

  • Oakhurst: 32 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 597 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 955 vacation rentals
  • South Downtown: 170 vacation rentals
  • Virginia Highland: 288 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Sugar Creek Golf Club: 2,474 vacation rentals
  • Agnes Scott College: 2,538 vacation rentals
  • Decatur Square: 2,542 vacation rentals
  • Decatur Courthouse: 2,547 vacation rentals
  • Dearborn Park: 2,515 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,050 Houses in Decatur. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Decatur include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 858 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 35 rentals available
  • Studios: 562 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 Decatur?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 403 vacation rentals with pool available in Decatur. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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