Destination guide

The lively city of University District awaits you

Come and experience University District and its live music, theatre scene and art galleries. This city's university setting, sporting events and restaurants draw many visitors. Sky Zone and Ohio Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in University District

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that University District has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Ohio State Fairgrounds (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Ohio Expo Center and State Fair (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Via Vecchia Winery (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Champions of Columbus Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Grand Prix Karting (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in University District

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, University District is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Natural Resources Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Goodale Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Battelle Riverfront Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Genoa Park and Amphitheater (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Whetstone Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around University District

Fly into Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around University District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 69 holiday rentals around University District. From 40 Houses to 20 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around University District is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to University District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in University District:

  • German Village: 63 holiday homes
  • Clintonville: 20 holiday homes
  • Merion Village: 38 holiday homes
  • Short North: 70 holiday homes
  • South Columbus: 53 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to University District?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in University District. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ohio Stadium: 263 holiday rentals
  • Ohio State University: 263 holiday rentals
  • Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum: 266 holiday rentals
  • Newport Music Hall: 264 holiday rentals
  • Wexner Center for the Arts: 261 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around University District listed on Stayz 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 University District?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 40 Houses in University District. Our other popular types of University District holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 20 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 8 holiday houses
  • Studios: 19 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in University District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 59 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in University District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.