Destination guide

Culturally rich Granite City will entice you

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Granite City. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, cafes and lake. Gateway Arch and Busch Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Granite City

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Granite City a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Louis Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Grants Farm (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Splash City Family Waterpark (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Gateway Fun Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • World Aquarium (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Granite City

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Granite City. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • O'Fallon Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Fairgrounds Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Jones-Confluence Point State Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Malcolm Martin Memorial Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • The Gardens at SIUE (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Granite City

The nearest airport is in St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Louis, MO (SUS-Spirit of St. Louis), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Granite City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 458 holiday lettings around Granite City. From 306 flats & apartments to 126 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 Granite City?

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 Granite City:

  • Soulard: 108 holiday homes
  • Central West End: 130 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 373 holiday homes
  • The Southampton: 16 holiday homes
  • Northampton: 39 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 Granite City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Granite City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alton Station: 131 holiday lettings
  • Center of Creative Arts: 652 holiday lettings
  • Hawken House: 651 holiday lettings
  • Sugar Creek Park: 665 holiday lettings
  • Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park: 641 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Granite City 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 Granite City?

Yes, of course. offers 306 Flats in Granite City. Our other popular types of Granite City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 126 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 270 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Granite City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Granite City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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