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Choose a vacation rental for your West Alton getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in West Alton. This city has something for everyone. Gateway Arch and Busch Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 West Alton

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that West Alton has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Louis Zoo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Raging Rivers Waterpark (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Katy Trail (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • World Aquarium (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Splash City Family Waterpark (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of West Alton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, West Alton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Jones-Confluence Point State Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • The Gardens at SIUE (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • O'Fallon Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Fairgrounds Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Ellen Clark Sculpture Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)

Transportation to and around West Alton

The nearest airport is in St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into St. Louis, MO (SUS-Spirit of St. Louis), which is 27.1 mi (43.6 km) away.

Where to stay around West Alton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near West Alton. From 14 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 West Alton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Alton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Alton:

  • Central West End: 64 holiday homes
  • Tower Grove South: 81 holiday homes
  • Carondelet: 398 holiday homes
  • Downtown West: 73 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 263 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Jones-Confluence Point State Park: 362 holiday lettings
  • Westport Plaza: 470 holiday lettings
  • St John Nepomuk Church: 435 holiday lettings
  • Gateway International Raceway: 427 holiday lettings
  • St. Louis Gateway Station: 445 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Alton 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 West Alton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Houses in West Alton. Our other popular types of West Alton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in West Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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