Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Girard is ready to explore

The island views and gardens create a pretty picture of Girard. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and local tours. Conneaut Railroad Museum and Conneaut Township Park 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 Girard

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Girard has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whispering Woods Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Waldameer Water World (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Biscotti's Family Winery (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Erie Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Windy Hill Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Buccia Vineyard (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Girard

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Girard is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Conneaut Township Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Al Cummins Sunset Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Lakeview Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Presque Isle Beach (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Presque Isle State Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Girard

Fly into Erie, PA (ERI-Erie Intl.), the closest airport, located 10 mi (16 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Girard?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27 holiday lettings around Girard. From 14 houses to 10 cabins, 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.

Can I rent a lake-view property in Girard?

Picture it. You and your posse, on your veranda, taking in idyllic lake scenery with a cocktail in hand. Our lakeside retreats are all about easy days and cosy stays. HomeAway has 7 rental properties near lakes available. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties take your fancy. Our range here includes:

  • 6 lakefront holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Girard?

If you're after a home away from home this trip, renting a house is a terrific idea. You'll have ample space for all your holiday activities. There are 21 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £100 per night. Or maybe you want to try another style. We have plenty of other possibilities, including:

  • Hotel: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £84 per night.
  • Cottage: 8 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.

Can I stay in Girard in a large group?

Whether you're hitting the road on a trip with your relatives or spending a week away with all your old school friends, it's always heaps of fun hanging out in a new place together! The best news is that HomeAway has options to suit. Presently, house holiday rentals are the latest thing for large groups of visitors here, and we have 6 available on our database. Around the area, the properties that can house large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we have 22 properties to rent suitable for that size. Spend a night from just £88.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 12 rental accommodation suitable. You can book one for as little as £100 per night.
  • Looking for holiday rentals to suit 5 people? You'll be thrilled to know we have 7 that'll be ideal. You can secure one for as little as £116 per night.

You and your crew will be more than satisfied when you book your Girard adventure through us!