Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Bessemer

Come and experience Bessemer and its entertainment, history and opera. This city's football games, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens and Vulcan Statue 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Bessemer

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bessemer a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alabama Splash Adventure (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • RTJ Golf Trail at Oxmoor Valley (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Bent Brook Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Moss Rock Preserve (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Joe Tucker Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Birmingham Zoo (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bessemer

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bessemer is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tannehill Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • DeBardeleben Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Red Mountain Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Moss Rock Preserve (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cahaba Lilly Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Bessemer

The nearest airport is in Birmingham, AL (BHM-Birmingham Intl.), located 16 mi (25.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bessemer?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 42 holiday lettings around Bessemer. From 23 Houses to 9 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bessemer?

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

  • Alabama Splash Adventure: 57 holiday lettings
  • WaterMark Place Outlet Center: 60 holiday lettings
  • Bessemer Civic Center: 55 holiday lettings
  • DeBardeleben Park: 63 holiday lettings
  • Birmingham Race Course: 64 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in Bessemer. Our other popular types of Bessemer holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Bessemer?

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