Cincinnati is located in southwest Ohio on the Ohio River and is the third largest city in the state. With a beautiful downtown area centered around Fountain Square, a large collection of museums of history, art and science as well as two major sports teams, many come from all over to experience Cincinnati that has a history of over 200 years.
Things to Do in Cincinnati
Fountain Square has been the focal point of Cincinnati since 1871 where the beautiful Tyler Davidson Fountain sits and there is often live entertainment in the square day to day. There’s also great shopping and restaurants around the square as well. Cincinnati is home to a large number of great museums to check out as well. The Cincinnati Museum Center offers a Cincinnati History Museum, a children’s museum and the Museum of Natural History and Science. You can also find the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Taft Museum of Art, and more interestingly, you can go to the unique and creative American Sign Museum, which is a lot of fun. Check out Music Hall, built in 1878, which is one of the most beautiful buildings in the city and offers opera, orchestra and other theatre performances. The Cincinnati Zoo is one of the best in the United States and is the second oldest (1875) and it’s a great outing where you can experiences dozens of animal demonstrations and talks throughout the day as well as opportunities to feed giraffes and see all kinds of beautiful animals like elephants, cheetahs, African lions and more. For sports, Cincinnati has the Reds MLB baseball team and you can catch games April through September at Great American Ballpark or you can see a Cincinnati Bengals NFL football game at Paul Brown Stadium, which is a stadium located in the city.
Cincinnati Day Trips
Dayton, Ohio is about an hour drive from Cincinnati and is known as the Birthplace of Aviation. Here you can find world-class historical aviation attractions like National Museum of the U.S. Air Force and the Dayton Aviation National Historical Park. Dayton is a very charming city and is great for a day trip out of Cincinnati. Another great day trip is about an hour away in Indiana at Whitewater Memorial State Park, which houses Brookville Lake. If you’re looking to get out of the city, this is a great place to do so where you can enjoy hiking in the state park, canoeing in the lake, enjoying the beach, as well as horseback riding and golfing. Another across state lines day trip venture could be the city of Lexington, Kentucky, which is a little over an hour drive from Cincinnati. Lexington is a great college town as it is home to the University of Kentucky and there is plenty to do to fill your day up. You can visit the world famous horse farms and even catch a horse race at the famous Keeneland Racetrack if you’re visiting in the months of April or October, which is what draws many to the Lexington area.
When travelling to Cincinnati, we offer a large selection of short-term vacation rentals both in the main city area or just outside the city. There are small apartment and condominium rentals inside the city as well as rental homes and condos just outside the city if you’re bringing the whole family. Check out Tripping.com for great options on vacation rentals at a great rates as well as hotel offers that can be found through Tripping as well. Book your Cincinnati vacation rental today!
In Cincinnati, you can get around the city by your own vehicle, but also through the Metro transit bus that runs through the city, taxi services and the city is Uber friendly as well for easy transportation.
Vacation Rentals in Cincinnati
Looking for a vacation rental in Cincinnati? Tripping.com has 1012 vacation rental homes available in Cincinnati. You'll find 6 studios, 784 1-bedroom, 100 2-bedroom and 122 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from €32 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Cincinnati is €138 while the average price of a weekly rental is €25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Cincinnati home is €25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 294 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Cincinnati. In addition to accommodating pets, Cincinnati rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 672 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 589 have TV and/or cable and 391 have a pool or hot tub.
Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Cincinnati where the top providers in that area are HRS Holidays, HomeAway, and Booking.com. There are 337 HRS Holidays rentals, 220 HomeAway short term rentals and 179 Booking.com vacation rentals.