Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Shaker Heights

The lake and gardens create a pretty picture of Shaker Heights. Renowned for its football games, ice skating and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Cleveland Museum of Art and Progressive Field are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Shaker Heights

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Shaker Heights a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • ThistleDown Racetrack (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Hawthorne Valley Country Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • StoneWater Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Shaker Heights

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shaker Heights is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cain Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Italian Cultural Garden (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Cleveland Cultural Gardens (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Cleveland Lakefront State Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Tinkers Creek Viaduct Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Shaker Heights

Fly into Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Cleveland, OH (CGF-Cuyahoga County), which is 7.5 mi (12 km) away.

You can get around Shaker Heights by jumping on the metro at Lee Station, Ashby Station or Avalon Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Shaker Heights?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 206 holiday lettings around Shaker Heights. From 104 flats & apartments to 82 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Shaker Heights?

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 Shaker Heights:

  • Ohio City: 48 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 49 holiday homes
  • Detroit - Shoreway: 30 holiday homes
  • Edgewater: 25 holiday homes
  • East 4th Street: 27 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 Shaker Heights? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Shaker Heights. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St Dominic Catholic Church: 278 holiday lettings
  • Lynnfield Station: 266 holiday lettings
  • Farnsleigh Station: 278 holiday lettings
  • Avalon Station: 284 holiday lettings
  • Green Road Station: 259 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Shaker Heights listed on 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 Flats in Shaker Heights?

Yes, of course. offers 104 Flats in Shaker Heights. Our other popular types of Shaker Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 92 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shaker Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Shaker Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.