Destination guide

Travel to captivating Shelbyville

The area's entertainment and opera are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Shelbyville. Renowned for its golfing, shopping and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and attractions in Shelbyville

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Shelbyville a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Weissinger Hills Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gallrein Farms (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Talon Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Long Run Golf Course (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Eagle Creek Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Smith-Berry Winery (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Shelbyville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Shelbyville is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taylorsville Lake State Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Beckley Creek Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Yew Dell Botanical Gardens (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Floral Clock Monument (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Leslie Morris Park (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Capitol View Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)

How to get to and around Shelbyville

The nearest airport is in Louisville, KY (LOU-Bowman Field), located 24.9 mi (40.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Louisville, KY (SDF-Louisville Intl.), which is 29.1 mi (46.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Shelbyville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 69 holiday lettings near Shelbyville. From 37 Houses to 8 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 Shelbyville is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shelby County Community Theatre: 116 holiday lettings
  • Talon Winery: 155 holiday lettings
  • Weissinger Hills Golf Course: 107 holiday lettings
  • Gallrein Farms: 72 holiday lettings
  • Long Run Golf Course: 667 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 37 Houses in Shelbyville. Our other popular types of Shelbyville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 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 Shelbyville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Shelbyville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.