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Book a holiday rental for your Madison getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Madison with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Gateway Arch and Busch Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Madison

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Madison a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Louis Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Grants Farm (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • World Aquarium (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • St. Louis Science Center (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Gateway Fun Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Madison

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Madison. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • O'Fallon Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Fairgrounds Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Lucas Garden Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Malcolm Martin Memorial Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Citygarden (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Madison

Fly into St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Louis, MO (SUS-Spirit of St. Louis), which is 26.4 mi (42.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Madison?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 388 holiday lettings near Madison. From 136 Houses to 226 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Madison for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Madison:

  • Soulard: 53 holiday homes
  • Central West End: 63 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 256 holiday homes
  • The Southampton: 17 holiday homes
  • Southwest Garden: 52 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 Madison?

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

  • Gateway International Raceway: 417 holiday lettings
  • Villa Marie Winery & Banquet Center: 304 holiday lettings
  • Center of Creative Arts: 440 holiday lettings
  • Sugar Creek Park: 451 holiday lettings
  • Westport Plaza: 463 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 136 Houses in Madison. Our other popular types of Madison holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 226 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 Madison?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Madison. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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