Destination guide

Elegant Mount Vernon will entice you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Mount Vernon. Travelers to this trendy city praise the university setting, restaurants and local tours. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Mount Vernon

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Mount Vernon has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chapel Hill Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Apple Valley Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • The Winery at Otter Creek (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Table Rock Golf Club (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Clear Fork Ski Area (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Links at Echosprings (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Mount Vernon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mount Vernon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malabar Farm State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Mohican State Park (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Mt Gilead Ohio State Park (20.5 mi / 33 km)

Transportation options to and around Mount Vernon

Fly into Marion, OH (MNN-Marion Municipal), the closest airport, located 34.3 mi (55.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), which is 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Mount Vernon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 48 holiday lettings near Mount Vernon. From 18 Houses to 5 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 Mount Vernon is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Chapel Hill Golf Club: 42 holiday lettings
  • Sharon Woods Park: 208 holiday lettings
  • Apple Valley Golf Course: 64 holiday lettings
  • Creekside Gahanna: 208 holiday lettings
  • Char-Mar Ridge Preserve: 207 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 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 Mount Vernon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Vernon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.