Akron is a classic midwest city in Ohio home to friendly, hardworking people, several interesting museums and beautiful gardens. It's also famous for being the hometown of NBA superstar Lebron James.
Top things to do include visiting the Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, which is a Tudor Revival manor house with beautiful gardens, viewing modern art at the Akron Art Museum and finding out more about life in the 19th century at the Hale Farm and Village, which has restored buildings and gardens.
If you like exploring the great outdoors, head to the Cuyahoga River, where you can fish, boat and kayak. In the past the river was known to be so polluted that it caught fire in the 1960s, but today it’s a peaceful spot with clean water.
The best time to visit Akron is in the fall from September through to October, or in the spring from April to May when the temperatures are pleasant and warm and you can witness the beautiful season changes.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Akron. The warmest months in Akron are June and July, when temperatures reach 95 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -8 ˚F. The wettest month in Akron is August with 4.1 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.72 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Agoda, Homeaway and more. Akron has 283 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Akron comes in at $13 per night. A typical accommodation in Akron costs on average $259 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Akron, then you can choose from over 49 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 12 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 6 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Akron? Then choose one of the 52 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 3 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 13 pet-friendly accommodations available.
In Akron AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 42 places to stay from Airbnb, 6 accommodations from Agoda and 6 places to stay from Homeaway.
148 accommodations in Akron have been reviewed: 59% are rated excellent or good. 23 places to stay in are instantly bookable.