Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Alexandria getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Alexandria with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Newport Aquarium and Great American Ball Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Alexandria

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Alexandria a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Coney Island (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Legendary Run Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Stillmeadow Country Club (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Lunken Playfield Loop (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Ride The Ducks Newport (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alexandria

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Alexandria. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Krohn Conservatory (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Pioneer Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Doe Run Lake Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Highland Hills Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Wooten Stadium (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Lunken Playfield Loop (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)

Transportation to and around Alexandria

Fly into Cincinnati, OH (LUK-Cincinnati Municipal - Lunken Field), the closest airport, located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cincinnati, OH (CVG-Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky Intl.), which is 16 mi (25.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Alexandria?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 58 holiday lettings near Alexandria. From 25 Houses to 21 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 Alexandria is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alexandria?

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 Alexandria:

  • Hyde Park: 15 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 46 holiday homes
  • Walnut Hills: 30 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 51 holiday homes
  • CUF: 36 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 Alexandria?

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

  • Williamstown Lake: 42 holiday lettings
  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden: 208 holiday lettings
  • East Fork State Park: 47 holiday lettings
  • Nippert Stadium: 210 holiday lettings
  • Scudder Field: 195 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 23 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alexandria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Alexandria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.