Athens, OH Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Athens

  • Woodland Ridge Farm BnB
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $365
  • Athens Footpath Bed and Breakfast
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $218
  • Quiet Sanctuary over the Garage
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $192
  • Entire house, Walk to Campus, Great front porch!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $303
  • Experience Tiny Living only 3 Miles to Athens
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $68
  • Terrell Place
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $264
  • Whole house 5 minutes by car to Ohio University
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $213
  • Margaret's Landing
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $192

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Athens Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • "Honeysuckle Acres" Large studio apartment.
    ExcellentStudio
    Airbnb
    From
    $88
  • Starry Night BNB
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $119
  • Apt in duplex 2-bedroom 1 1/2 bath
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $113
  • Lavender For Luck
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $85

Athens Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • PaPa Cabin
    ExcellentCabin
    Airbnb
    From
    $99
  • Scatter Ridge Nature Preserve (276 acres)& Lodging
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $254
  • Big Pine
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $198
  • Cabins at Morning Dew Hop Farm - Fairy House
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $151

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 April, when temperatures peak at 92 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -10 ˚F. The wettest month in Athens is July with 7.73 inches of rain, while the driest month is March with 1.21 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Athens

Browse rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. Athens has 223 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Athens can be budget-friendly - our cheapest price rental is available at $30 a night. The average price of an accommodation is generally $117 per night.

If you would like to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 95 accommodations in Athens that have WiFi. We have 26 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout routine by staying at one of 8 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Athens by car, be sure to choose from 105 accommodations that provide parking. 6 places to stay have a a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 31 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

144 of the accommodations in Athens have been reviewed and rated. 82% are rated great. You can instantly book any of 52 places to stay right now.

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