Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Delaware

The area's art galleries and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Delaware. This city's university setting, horse riding and restaurants draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Delaware

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Delaware a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Olentangy Indian Caverns (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Lazer Kraze (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Shamrock Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Safari Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Delaware

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Delaware 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:

  • Delaware State Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Alum Creek State Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Highbanks Metro Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Scioto Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Sharon Woods Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Indian Run Falls Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Delaware

The nearest airport is in Marion, OH (MNN-Marion Municipal), located 22.1 mi (35.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Delaware?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Delaware. From 12 Houses to 6 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Delaware for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Delaware:

  • Victorian Village: 39 holiday homes
  • Italian Village: 49 holiday homes
  • The Ohio State University: 24 holiday homes
  • German Village: 47 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 102 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 Delaware?

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

  • Glenross Golf Club: 135 holiday lettings
  • Olentangy Indian Caverns: 205 holiday lettings
  • Ohio Wesleyan University: 37 holiday lettings
  • Hayley Gallery: 209 holiday lettings
  • Creekside Gahanna: 196 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Delaware. Our other popular types of Delaware holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Delaware?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Delaware. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.