Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Oak Ridge

Come and experience Oak Ridge and its history, architecture and museums. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Greensboro Science Center and Greensboro Coliseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Oak Ridge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Oak Ridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greensboro Science Center (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • All-A-Flutter Butterfly Farm (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Animal Discovery Zoological Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Celebration Station (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Safari Nation (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Skateland USA (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Oak Ridge

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Oak Ridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bur-Mil Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Tannenbaum Historical Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bicentennial Garden (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • The Bog Garden (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Greensboro Arboretum (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • High Point City Lake Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Oak Ridge

The nearest airport is in Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Winston-Salem, NC (INT-Smith Reynolds), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Oak Ridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings near Oak Ridge. From 51 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oak Ridge is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Oak Ridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 51 Houses in Oak Ridge. Our other popular types of Oak Ridge holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oak Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Oak Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.