Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lakewood is ready to explore

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lakewood. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the sporting events, lake and restaurants. FirstEnergy Stadium and Great Lakes Science Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Lakewood

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

  • Memphis Kiddie Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Greater Cleveland Aquarium (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • John Christ Winery (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • ThistleDown Racetrack (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lakewood

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lakewood is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakewood Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Perkins Beach (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Upper Edgewater Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Edgewater Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Wendy Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Rocky River Reservation (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Lakewood

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 6.6 mi (10.6 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at West 117th Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lakewood?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 181 holiday lettings around Lakewood. From 76 Houses to 96 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Lakewood?

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 Lakewood:

  • Downtown: 60 holiday homes
  • Detroit - Shoreway: 26 holiday homes
  • Edgewater: 25 holiday homes
  • East 4th Street: 22 holiday homes
  • Ohio City: 42 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 Lakewood?

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

  • Lakewood Park: 235 holiday lettings
  • Christmas Story House: 248 holiday lettings
  • Fun 'n' Stuff: 280 holiday lettings
  • Dunham Tavern Museum: 247 holiday lettings
  • International Exposition Center: 245 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 76 Houses in Lakewood. Our other popular types of Lakewood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lakewood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Lakewood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.