Destination guide

The lively area of Decatur awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Decatur and enjoy the area's live music, museums and festivals. This city's wildlife, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Zoo Atlanta and Centennial Olympic Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Decatur

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Decatur a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo Atlanta (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • World of Coca Cola (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Georgia Aquarium (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Stone Mountain Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • East Lake Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Sugar Creek Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Decatur

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Decatur is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Centennial Olympic Park (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Stone Mountain (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Dearborn Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Buena Vista Lake (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • East Lake Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • McKoy Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Decatur

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

It's easy to get around Decatur by jumping on the metro at Kensington Station, Indian Creek Station or Avondale Station.

Where to stay near Decatur?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,165 house rentals near Decatur. From 1,030 Houses to 859 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Decatur for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Decatur?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Decatur:

  • Oakhurst: 35 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 616 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 933 vacation rentals
  • Peachtree Center: 209 vacation rentals
  • Grant Park: 411 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Decatur?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Decatur. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Agnes Scott College: 2,500 home rentals
  • Decatur Courthouse: 2,510 home rentals
  • Decatur Square: 2,505 home rentals
  • Sugar Creek Golf Club: 2,389 home rentals
  • Dearborn Park: 2,487 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Decatur listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Decatur?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,030 Houses in Decatur. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Decatur include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 859 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 32 lodging choices
  • Studios: 600 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Decatur?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 424 vacation homes with pool available in Decatur.