Destination guide

The historical city of Frankfort awaits you

Take a holiday to Frankfort and enjoy the area's history, monuments and art galleries. This city's riverfront, hiking and museums draw many visitors. Kentucky State Capitol and Keeneland Racing Course are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Frankfort

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Frankfort a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Prodigy Vineyards & Winery (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lovers Leap Vineyards and Winery (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Rising Sons Home Farm Winery (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • American Legion Post 34 Fairgrounds (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Equus Run Vineyard & Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Frankfort

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Frankfort is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Leslie Morris Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Floral Clock Monument (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Capitol View Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Cove Spring Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Yuko-En on the Elkhorn Garden (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Masterson Station Park (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Frankfort

The nearest airport is in Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass), located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Frankfort?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings near Frankfort. From 5 Cabins to 15 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Frankfort for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Frankfort:

  • Historic South Hill: 41 holiday homes
  • Northside District: 43 holiday homes
  • North Upper Street: 42 holiday homes
  • Woodward Heights: 34 holiday homes
  • Bell Court: 21 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 Frankfort?

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

  • Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary & Audobon Center: 81 holiday lettings
  • Prodigy Vineyards & Winery: 153 holiday lettings
  • Capitol View Park: 78 holiday lettings
  • Kentucky State Capitol: 73 holiday lettings
  • Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Memorial: 76 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Frankfort 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 Cabins in Frankfort?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Cabins in Frankfort. Our other popular types of Frankfort holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Frankfort?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Frankfort. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.