Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Summit County

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Summit County. This city's shopping, restaurants and waterfalls draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens and Akron Art Museum. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Summit County

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Summit County a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Firestone Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Akron Zoo (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Sarah's Vineyard (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Rosemont Country Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Roses Run Country Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Loyal Oak Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Summit County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Summit County is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mary Campbell Cave (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Perkins Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Sherbondy Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Ledges Overlook (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Summit County

Fly into Akron, OH (AKC-Akron Fulton Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Akron, OH (CAK-Akron-Canton), which is 15.4 mi (24.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Summit County?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 108 holiday rentals near Summit County. From 52 Houses to 45 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 near Summit County is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Summit County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Summit County. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Peninsula: 190 holiday rentals
  • Boston: 28 holiday rentals
  • Szalay's Sweet Corn Farm: 99 holiday rentals
  • First and Main Hudson: 106 holiday rentals
  • Akron: 52 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Summit County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Summit County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Summit County with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Peninsula: 190 holiday homes
  • Akron: 52 holiday homes
  • Hudson: 25 holiday homes
  • Barberton: 24 holiday homes
  • Green: 31 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Summit County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Summit County are:

  • Akron, OH (AKC-Akron Fulton Intl.): 49 holiday houses
  • Akron Canton Regional Airport (CAK): 41 holiday houses
  • Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE): 247 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Summit County?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Summit County. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Szalay's Sweet Corn Farm: 99 holiday rentals
  • First and Main Hudson: 106 holiday rentals
  • Hudson Springs Park: 91 holiday rentals
  • Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club: 85 holiday rentals
  • Coach House Theater: 52 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Summit County listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.