Destination guide

The historical area of Stanford awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Stanford. This city has something for everyone. 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 Stanford

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Stanford a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chateau du Vieux Corbeau (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Bright Leaf Golf Course (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • First Vineyard (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Wolf Run Wildlife Reserve (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Stanford

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stanford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Constitution Square State Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Lake Linville Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Stanford

The nearest airport is in Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass), located 36.5 mi (58.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Stanford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 25 holiday lettings around Stanford. From 20 Houses to 5 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Stanford?

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

  • Isaac Shelby Cemetery State Historic Site: 32 holiday lettings
  • William Whitely House: 23 holiday lettings
  • Maple Avenue Church of Christ: 48 holiday lettings
  • Peninsula Golf Course: 71 holiday lettings
  • Ephraim McDowell House: 39 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 20 Houses in Stanford. Our other popular types of Stanford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Stanford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 15 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Stanford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.