Athens, OH Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Athens

  • Woodland Ridge Farm BnB
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $425
  • Athens Footpath Bed and Breakfast
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $254
  • Very special one bedroom+ cottage.
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $158
  • 3br cottage in the woods, minutes from Uptown
    Excellent3br Cottage
    Airbnb
    From
    $180
  • Apartment in Athens City, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $213
  • Entire house, Walk to Campus, Great front porch!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $343
  • Wallahalla
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $141
  • Experience Tiny Living only 3 Miles to Athens
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $72

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Athens Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Terrell Place
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $281
  • Private Guest House
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $191
  • Whole house 5 minutes by car to Ohio University
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $224
  • Margaret's Landing
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $215

Athens Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • PaPa Cabin
    ExcellentCabin
    Airbnb
    From
    $99
  • Lavender For Luck
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $85
  • Kate’s Humble Home - 10 Minutes to Athens/OU!
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $99
  • Scatter Ridge Nature Preserve (276 acres)& Lodging
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $283

Athens Travel Guide

Along the Hocking River is the college town, Athens. Often known for being the home to Ohio University, Athens also offers outdoor pursuits for adventurers, as well as museums, and shopping. Of course, Athens is also famous for its Halloween Block Party, which attracts thousands of visitors every year and the spooky fun is watched around the world. This is why Athens has gained the title of one of the most haunted cities in the US.

Things to Do in Athens

A favorite family day out is to Strouds Run State Park. Here you can enjoy outdoor recreational activities, such as boating, fishing and swimming, as well as explore nature trails. For a relaxing stroll and to experience the heart of Athens, head to Court Street, which is lined with interesting shops, local restaurants, and welcoming coffee shops during the day or vibrant bars and fun clubs by night. If you like antiques, you'll love the Nelsonville Antiques and Vintage Market.

Best Places to Stay in Athens

Athens offers a range of hotels from well-known chains, as well as lodges and campgrounds for some family bonding.

Best Time to Visit Athens

For lovely, warm weather, the best time to visit Athens is from June to September. The annual Halloween Block Party is also held during October and takes over Court Street with its frightful festivities.

Price and Availability in Athens

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Athens tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Athens tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Athens is in March, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Athens is in the high season in November. Athens has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Athens

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Athens. The hottest month in Athens is March, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -8 ˚F. The wettest month in Athens is December with 5.78 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.57 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Athens

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 198 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Athens, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. When traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Athens is available at $20 per night. The average price of an accommodation is generally $113 per night.

If you would like to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 88 accommodations in Athens that have WiFi. 17 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Choose from 10 places to stay that provide gym options, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Athens? Then choose one of the 96 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 8 hotels and vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 26 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Athens accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 87 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from Priceline and 3 places to stay from Agoda.

138 of the accommodations in Athens have been reviewed and rated. 82% are rated excellent or good. 51 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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