Destination guide

Travel to friendly Aurora

The lake and parks create a pretty picture of Aurora. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its restaurants and fishing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Aurora

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Aurora has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miller Memorial Golf Course (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Aurora

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aurora is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kentucky Lake (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Elk & Bison Prairie (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Donaldson Creek Public Use Area (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Prizer Point Public Use Area (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Aurora

The nearest airport is in Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), located 39.6 mi (63.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Aurora?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 80 holiday rentals near Aurora. From 46 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aurora for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Donaldson Creek Public Use Area: 172 holiday rentals
  • Wrather West Kentucky Museum: 96 holiday rentals
  • Kentucky Dam State Park: 143 holiday rentals
  • Maggie's Jungle Golf & Jungle Run: 143 holiday rentals
  • Circus Skate of Murray: 102 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 46 Houses in Aurora. Our other popular types of Aurora holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 21 holiday houses

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 Aurora?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Aurora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.