Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Independence

Enjoy the museums and other features of Independence. Well known for its restaurants, sporting events and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Progressive Field and Quicken Loans Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Independence

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Independence a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brecksville Reservation (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Sleepy Hollow Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • ThistleDown Racetrack (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Memphis Kiddie Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Brandywine Ski Resort (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Independence

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Independence is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bedford Reservation (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Brecksville Reservation (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Tinkers Creek Viaduct Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Furnace Run Metro Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Wendy Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Independence

The nearest airport is in Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), which is 10.4 mi (16.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Independence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 201 holiday lettings near Independence. From 97 Houses to 90 Flats, 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 Independence is on HomeAway.

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

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 Independence:

  • Downtown: 44 holiday homes
  • Detroit - Shoreway: 27 holiday homes
  • Edgewater: 26 holiday homes
  • Ohio City: 56 holiday homes
  • Boston Mills Ski Resort: 179 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 Independence?

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

  • Alien Vacation Mini Golf: 46 holiday lettings
  • Indian Signal Tree: 43 holiday lettings
  • Christmas Story House: 243 holiday lettings
  • Fun 'n' Stuff: 233 holiday lettings
  • Porthouse Theatre: 78 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 97 Houses in Independence. Our other popular types of Independence holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Independence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Independence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.