Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Dayton

Come and experience Dayton and its museums, theater scene and live music. This city's festivals, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Dayton Art Institute, Boonshoft Museum of Discovery and National Museum of the United States Air Force are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Dayton

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Dayton has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wegerzyn Gardens Metro Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Hills & Dales MetroPark (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Kittyhawk Golf Center (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Possum Creek MetroPark (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Learning Tree Farm (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dayton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dayton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cooper Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • RiverScape MetroPark (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Rivers Edge Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Oregon Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Kettering Field (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Wegerzyn Gardens Metro Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Dayton

Fly into Dayton, OH (DAY-James M. Cox Dayton Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hamilton, OH (HAO-Butler County Regional), which is 32.9 mi (52.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Dayton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 34 holiday lettings near Dayton. From 18 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dayton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Paul Laurence Dunbar House: 36 holiday lettings
  • Baujan Field: 34 holiday lettings
  • Dayton Mall Shopping Center: 44 holiday lettings
  • Arcade Square Shopping Center: 35 holiday lettings
  • Wright Cycle Company Complex: 35 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Dayton. Our other popular types of Dayton holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 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 Dayton?

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