Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Preston

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Preston. This city's casino gaming, lake and shopping attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Preston

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Preston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Preston Ridge Vineyard (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Dalice Elizabeth Winery (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Lake of Isles (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Maugle Sierra Vineyards (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Norwich Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Preston

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Preston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Preston Highway Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Mohegan Park and Memorial Rose Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Upper Falls Heritage Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Stoddard Hill State Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Hopeville Pond State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Hopemead State Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Preston

Fly into New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), the closest airport, located 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Westerly, RI (WST-Westerly State), which is 15.5 mi (24.9 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Preston?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 136 house rentals around Preston. From 77 Houses to 24 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 Preston is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Preston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 77 Houses in Preston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Preston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 16 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 Preston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation homes with pool available in Preston.