Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Cornelius

The area's festivals and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cornelius. Renowned for its lake, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Charlotte Motor Speedway and Bank of America Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Cornelius

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cornelius a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterford Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Birkdale Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mallard Head Country Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Rural Hill (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Mooresville Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Skybrook Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cornelius

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cornelius is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Norman (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Latta Plantation Nature Preserve (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Allen Hills Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Village Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Sugar Creek Community Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cornelius

Fly into Concord, NC (USA-Concord Regional), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.), which is 17.6 mi (28.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Cornelius?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 353 holiday lettings near Cornelius. From 268 Houses to 43 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cornelius for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Cornelius:

  • Myers Park: 48 holiday homes
  • Fourth Ward: 130 holiday homes
  • NoDa: 29 holiday homes
  • Charlotte Center City: 154 holiday homes
  • North Charlotte: 26 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 Cornelius?

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

  • Lake Norman Visitors Center: 703 holiday lettings
  • Jetton Park: 730 holiday lettings
  • Raceworld USA: 724 holiday lettings
  • Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden: 555 holiday lettings
  • Lowe's Corporate Headquarters: 430 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 268 Houses in Cornelius. Our other popular types of Cornelius holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cornelius?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 57 holiday homes with pool available in Cornelius. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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