Destination guide

Lively Bloomington will entice you

Take a holiday to Bloomington and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and opera. Renowned for its university setting, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Bloomington

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bloomington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Bloomington Speedway (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Indiana University Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Cascades Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Oliver Winery (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Otis Park Golf Course (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bloomington

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bloomington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascades Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Morgan-Monroe State Forest (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Brown County State Park (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bloomington

Fly into Indianapolis, IN (IND-Indianapolis Intl.), the closest airport, located 41.5 mi (66.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bloomington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 103 holiday lettings around Bloomington. From 40 Cabins to 37 Houses, 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 Bloomington?

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

  • Indiana University: 111 holiday lettings
  • Bloomington Monroe County Convention Center: 105 holiday lettings
  • Oliver Winery: 110 holiday lettings
  • Wonderlab Science Museum: 105 holiday lettings
  • Monroe County Courthouse: 104 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Cabins in Bloomington. Our other popular types of Bloomington holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bloomington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Bloomington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.