Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Oak Ridge

Come and experience Oak Ridge and its history, architecture and museums. This city has something for everyone. Greensboro Science Center and Greensboro Coliseum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Oak Ridge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Oak Ridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greensboro Science Center (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • All-A-Flutter Butterfly Farm (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Animal Discovery Zoological Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Celebration Station (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Safari Nation (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Skateland USA (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oak Ridge

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Oak Ridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bur-Mil Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Tannenbaum Historical Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bicentennial Garden (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • The Bog Garden (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Greensboro Arboretum (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • High Point City Lake Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Oak Ridge

The nearest airport is in Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Winston-Salem, NC (INT-Smith Reynolds), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Oak Ridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 92 holiday lettings around Oak Ridge. From 62 Houses to 15 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Old Mill of Guilford: 211 holiday lettings
  • Skateland USA: 154 holiday lettings
  • Lake Thom-A-Lex Park: 169 holiday lettings
  • Ambleside Gallery: 154 holiday lettings
  • High Point University: 206 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oak Ridge 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 Oak Ridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Oak Ridge. Our other popular types of Oak Ridge holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Oak Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Oak Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.