Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Gladstone

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Gladstone. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its coffee shops and shopping. Worlds of Fun and Sprint Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Gladstone

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gladstone a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Worlds of Fun (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Kansas City Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Oceans of Fun (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Tiffany Greens Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Chambers of Edgar Allan Poe (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Edge of Hell Haunted House (8 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gladstone

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gladstone is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Berkley Riverfront Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clark's Point (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • City Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Southmoreland Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Mill Creek Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gladstone

Fly into Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Gladstone?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 150 holiday lettings near Gladstone. From 92 Houses to 49 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gladstone for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gladstone?

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 Gladstone:

  • Midtown - Westport: 152 holiday homes
  • South Kansas City: 55 holiday homes
  • Plaza Area: 104 holiday homes
  • Rosedale: 51 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 33 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 Gladstone?

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

  • 1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum: 310 holiday lettings
  • Missouri Town 1855: 258 holiday lettings
  • Ameristar Casino Kansas City: 310 holiday lettings
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden: 330 holiday lettings
  • Jesse James Bank Museum: 223 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 92 Houses in Gladstone. Our other popular types of Gladstone holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 34 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gladstone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Gladstone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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