Destination guide

Travel to historic Bellefontaine

Come and experience Bellefontaine and its history, monuments and architecture. This trendy city is known for its lake, churches and sledding. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Bellefontaine

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Bellefontaine a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mary Ruttan Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mad River Mountain (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Shelby Oaks Golf Club (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Sunrise Animal Sanctuary (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Tawawa Park (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park Golf Course (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bellefontaine

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bellefontaine is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mary Ruttan Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Zane Shawnee Caverns (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Ohio State Caverns (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Indian Lake (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Indian Lake State Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Tawawa Park (21 mi / 33.8 km)

Transportation to and around Bellefontaine

The nearest airport is in Dayton, OH (DAY-James M. Cox Dayton Intl.), located 40.4 mi (65 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Bellefontaine?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 44 holiday lettings near Bellefontaine. From 25 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, 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 Bellefontaine is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bellefontaine?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bellefontaine. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mary Ruttan Park: 54 holiday lettings
  • Hardin County Courthouse: 41 holiday lettings
  • Hardin County Historical Museum: 39 holiday lettings
  • Mad River Mountain: 55 holiday lettings
  • Veterans Memorial Park Golf Course: 29 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bellefontaine listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bellefontaine?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in Bellefontaine. Our other popular types of Bellefontaine holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bellefontaine?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Bellefontaine. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.