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Vacation rentals in Ames

There are 112 vacation rentals near Ames for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Ames vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $40/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Ames, there are 11 between $134 and $400/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 53 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Ames to fit your Iowa vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Ames are apartments, private rooms and hotels. Ames has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Ames vacation homes for your trip.

Home-types in Ames

Ames has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Ames:
- Condo32 vacation rentals
- Apartment32 vacation rentals
- Private Room21 vacation rentals
- Hotel17 vacation rentals
- House15 vacation rentals
- Bed & Breakfast13 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Ames

Ames has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Ames:
- World's Largest Concrete Gnome: 4,904 vacation rentals
- Reiman Gardens: 4,904 vacation rentals
- Brunnier Art Museum: 4,904 vacation rentals
- Stuart Smith Park: 112 vacation rentals
- Emma McCarthy Lee Park: 112 vacation rentals
- Christian Petersen Art Museum: 112 vacation rentals
- Izaak Walton League Park: 112 vacation rentals
- Old Town Historic District: 112 vacation rentals
- Ada Hayden Heritage Park: 112 vacation rentals
- Brookside Park: 112 vacation rentals