Below is a limited list; an Airbnb search will turn up a number of local private residences available to rent for your stay. Other options including chain hotels are also available in Mount Vernon and other nearby cities.

The Kenyon Inn at 100 West Wiggin Street. Contact: 740-427-2202. Please note: The Kenyon Inn is temporarily closing its hotel operations with plans to reopen in July 2022. The Kenyon Inn restaurant remains open.

Clark Guest House on State Route 308; home with 3 bedrooms, two baths, kitchen, laundry, patio, deck and garage. Contact 740-973-3309.

Chester Lane Cottage; house for 2 - 3 guests. Contact 410-212-3468 or sbrown@codesigninc.com.

The Gambier Loft at 20971 Hopewell Road; renovated barn for 4 - 5 guests with a full bath, kitchen, living and dining areas. Contact 419-708-1562 or thegambierloft@gmail.com.

Hoffmann Guest House at 10189 Quarry Chapel Road; furnished home with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, living and dining areas, laundry, patio, grill and parking.

Homeowner's Alliance provides lodging around Gambier for big event weekends; whole house and room rentals. Contact 740-501-4892 or stkahrl@yahoo.com.

Log Cabin on Jacobs Road; cabin with 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, laundry for 4 guests. Contact 740-358-3151 or TheLogCabinOnJacobsRoad@aol.com.

Rogan House Bed & Breakfast at 401 Chase Avenue; a newly renovated farmhouse. Contact 740-427-3203 or info@roganhouse.net.

Walnut Woods Bed & Breakfast on Grove Church Road; farmhouse with 2 bedrooms, 3 beds and 2 baths for 4 guests.

The Gambier House at 107 East Wiggin Street. Contact nblackdesign@mac.com. Currently under renovation.

Bungalow on Belvedere on State Route 229; ranch-style home with 2 bedrooms, office/den, 1.5 baths, living room, kitchen, porch and deck for 6 guests. No smoking, pets, TV or WiFi. Contact: 740-398-6794. 

Coleman Family Gallery Apartment at 218 S. Main Street; 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, small kitchen, sitting room and parking space. Contact 740-501-0308 or foldenstitch@yahoo.com.

Eclectic Sapphire located north of downtown; home with 3 bedrooms, full bath, kitchen, living room, laundry and parking.

Felicia's Guest House at 10996 Banning Road. Country house on 60 acres with 4 bedrooms and shared bath. Overnight or hourly rentals. Contact 740-501-0669 or nan@feliciasguesthouse.com.

Guest suite at 6 Orchard Drive; private entrance, king bed, full bath, family room and shared porch.

Kepple Country Manor on the east side of town; furnished home with 4 bedrooms. Contact 740-393-3594.

Mount Vernon Grand Hotel at 12 Public Square. Hotel with a fitness center, free Wi-Fi, business center, 2 conference spaces and breakfast. Contact 844-700-1717, 740-397-4268 or hotel@mountvernongrand.com.

Mount Vernon Inn at 601 West High Street; 12 units, including 2 houses, 1 cottage and 1 suite, kitchens, A/C, continental breakfast, Contact 740-392-9881.

Sanctuary at Wild Rose Acres on Newark Road; bed and breakfast inn and stables. Contact 740-507-7718.

Warwick Farm Cottage at 16620 Wells Road; cottage with full kitchen, laundry, king bed and living/dining area. Contact 740-507-6663.

Welcome Stay in the East Historic District; home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, laundry and office space for 6 guests.

Woodland Legacy at 10676 Tucker Road; apartment with 1 bedroom, kitchen, living room, private bath, patio and private entrance.

APPLE VALLEY (6 miles northeast)

• Basement rental with 2 bedrooms, family room and 3 exercise machines.

BELLVILLE (17 miles north)

Wishmaker House: 8 rooms with baths, WiFi, TVs.

BUTLER (15 miles north)

Scenic Ridge Guest House: 6 bedrooms, A/C, kitchen, grill, parking, library, fire pit, garden, no smoking.

Luftberg Farm Bed and Breakfast: modern farmhouse with 5 room, 3 porches, picnic grove.

COSHOCTON (33 miles east)

Apple Butter Inn: B&B with 4 bedrooms and 2-suite carriage house. 

DANVILLE (12 miles east)

Sunset Ridge Log Cabins: 2 cabins with no pets, no smoking, couples only.

Taigan Hills Bed & Breakfast: includes a winery and event center.

White Oak Inn: B&B with 10 rooms, 2 cabins, private baths, dining room, WiFi, no smoking.

FRAZEYBURG (12 miles southeast)

Stahl's Farm Vacations: 2 cabins for 8 and 9 - 14 guests. 

GRANVILLE (30 miles south)

Buxton Inn: B&B with 26 rooms, private baths, 4 dining rooms, no pets.

Granville Inn: 30 rooms, dining room, pub.

Studio 555: 1000 square feet with 2 bedrooms, kitchen and full bath.

Broadway Guest House: 3 bedrooms, bath, kitchen and living area for 6 guests.

The Loft: 400 square feet with a king bed, living and work areas.

Welsh Hills Inn: 5 guest rooms and suites with private baths, swimming pool, hot tub, free breakfast, afternoon wine and cheese. Use promo code KCLORDS.

LEXINGTON (21 miles northwest)

Somewhere In Time B&B: 4 bedrooms, free breakfast.

LOUDENVILLE (28 miles northeast)

Landoll's Mohican Castle: 15 suites, 2 cottages, pool, restaurant.

Mohican Little Brown Inn-Motel: 20 rooms, A/C, children under 12 free, no smoking, continental breakfast.

MANSFIELD (30 miles north)

Spruce Hill Inn & Cottages: 28 cottages with kitchenettes; manor with 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, kitchen, sitting and dining area, TV room and porch; lodge with 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, great room, deck, kitchen, dining area and multi-purpose room.

MILLERSBURG (40 miles northeast)

Hotel Millersburg: 32 rooms, A/C, dining room and tavern.

The Inn at Honey Run: 39 rooms, A/C, dining room, no children under 12, 2 cottages.

MOUNT GILEAD (28 miles north)

Heritage House: farmhouse with 3 suites with full baths, work spaces, TVs, WiFi, keypad locks and A/C; access to living room, dining area, outdoor seating and parking.

Rose Heart Inn: B&B with 5 guest rooms with private baths and WiFi; access to TV room.

WALHONDING (12 miles southeast)

Indian Bear Lodge & Cabin Rentals: 200-acre resort with restaurant and winery.

Accommodation is also available at chain hotels in nearby cities including:

  • Columbus (50 miles south on Interstate 71)
  • Coshocton (33 miles east on U.S. 36)
  • Fredericktown (29 miles northwest off Ohio 13)
  • Hebron (35 miles south on U.S. 13)
  • Mansfield (30 miles north on Ohio 13)
  • Mount Vernon (4 miles west on Ohio 229)
  • New Albany (35 miles southwest on Ohio 661 and 62; on route from the airport)
  • Newark (29 miles south on Ohio 13)
  • Perryville (32 miles northeast on Ohio 39)