Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Greenwich is ready to explore

Enjoy the churches and other features of Greenwich. Travelers to this romantic city praise the boating, cheese shops and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Greenwich

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Greenwich a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronx Zoo (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Griffith E. Harris Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Stanwich Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Sterling Farms Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greenwich

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Greenwich is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fort Stamford Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Silver Lake Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Greenwich Point Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Bartlett Arboretum (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Eugene and Agnes Meyer Nature Preserve (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cummings Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Greenwich

The nearest airport is in White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), which is 22.3 mi (36 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Greenwich?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 309 house rentals around Greenwich. From 229 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Greenwich is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Greenwich?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Greenwich:

  • Manhattan: 3,300 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,112 vacation rentals
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,112 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,212 vacation rentals
  • Astoria: 140 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Greenwich?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Greenwich. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bruce Museum of Arts and Science: 381 home rentals
  • Stanwich Club: 295 home rentals
  • Greenwich Avenue: 372 home rentals
  • Greenwich Avenue Historic District: 364 home rentals
  • Audubon Center: 328 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greenwich listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Greenwich?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 229 Houses in Greenwich. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Greenwich include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 lodging choices
  • Estates: 8 lodging choices
  • Studios: 30 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Greenwich?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 72 vacation homes with pool available in Greenwich.

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