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Trendy Akron will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Akron with a stay in a holiday home rental. This trendy city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and shopping. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Akron

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Akron a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wolf Sanctuary of PA (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Waters Edge Mini Golf (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Dutch Wonderland (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Lost Treasure Mini Golf (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Lapp Valley Farm (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Akron

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Akron is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lititz Springs Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Longs Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Welsh Mountain Nature Preserve (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Money Rocks County Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Akron

The nearest airport is in Lancaster, PA (LNS), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Reading, PA (RDG-Reading Regional), which is 19.8 mi (31.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Akron?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 123 holiday lettings around Akron. From 55 houses to 31 flats & apartments, 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 Akron? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Akron. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Amish Country: 254 holiday lettings
  • The Amish Village: 260 holiday lettings
  • Koziar's Christmas Village: 55 holiday lettings
  • September Farm Cheese: 191 holiday lettings
  • Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre: 272 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Akron 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 Houses in Akron?

Yes, of course. offers 55 Houses in Akron. Our other popular types of Akron holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 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 Akron?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Akron. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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