Destination guide

Friendly Marion will entice you

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Marion. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and baseball games, this welcoming city won't disappoint. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Marion

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Marion a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Williamson County Fairgrounds (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Kokopelli Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Tunnel Hill State Trail (21.8 mi / 35 km)
  • Gambit Golf Course (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Marion

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Marion is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake of Egypt (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Ferne Clyffe State Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Shawnee National Forest (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Benton City Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Vienna City Park (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Marion

Fly into Marion, IL (MWA-Williamson County Regional), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Marion?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 110 holiday lettings near Marion. From 47 Houses to 42 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Marion for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kokopelli Golf Club: 80 holiday lettings
  • Marion Cultural and Civic Center: 77 holiday lettings
  • Williamson County Historical Museum: 78 holiday lettings
  • Rent One Park: 80 holiday lettings
  • Heartland Regional Medical Center: 85 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 47 Houses in Marion. Our other popular types of Marion holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 42 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marion?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Marion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.