Des Peres Vacations
Des Peres is within easy reach of a diverse collection of St. Louis’s well-known sights. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Magic House - St. Louis Children's Museum and the incredible Museum of Transportation. Two other popular spots nearby Des Peres are the Laumeier Sculpture Park and the Saint Louis Galleria Mall.
St. Louis is known as home to Gateway Arch. This popular attraction is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of the city.
Savvy travelers in Des Peres, looking for something different, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including the St. Louis Car Museum in Overland.
There are also some great venues and parks that the entire family will enjoy. These include the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House in Chesterfield. Spend a day with our furry, finned and feathered friends at Grants Farm.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Follow the paths through botanical displays, read a book, or just listen to the birdsong at Faust Park in Chesterfield.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, browse Westport Plaza in Maryland Heights.
A popular local icon is Family Arena, St. Charles, the main stadium for the St. Charles Chill ice hockey team in winter and the St. Louis Attack indoor football team in summer. Music lovers can also check out the stadium’s program to see if there’s a concert scheduled during their stay.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags close to Des Peres is a breeze. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Crowne Plaza Saint Louis - Clayton, the Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel, and the Days Inn St. Louis - Lindbergh Boulevard.