Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Irondale

Come and experience Irondale and its temples, culture and art galleries. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and entertainment. Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Sloss Furnaces are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Irondale

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Irondale a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Birmingham Race Course (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Highland Park Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Birmingham Zoo (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Airwalk Trampoline Arena (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Altadena Valley Golf and Country Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Irondale

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Irondale is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Liberty Park & Statue of Liberty Replica (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Vulcan Park and Museum (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Railroad Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kelly Ingram Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Irondale

The nearest airport is in Birmingham, AL (BHM-Birmingham Intl.), located 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Irondale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 36 holiday lettings near Irondale. From 25 Houses to 7 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 Irondale is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Train Watching Platform: 54 holiday lettings
  • RTJ Golf Trail at Oxmoor Valley: 48 holiday lettings
  • Alabama Ballet: 54 holiday lettings
  • Morgan Creek Vineyards: 33 holiday lettings
  • Alabama Symphony Orchestra: 46 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Irondale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 29 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Irondale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.