Destination guide

The artsy area of Catskill awaits your stay

The area's art galleries and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Catskill. Renowned for its mountain views, riverfront and forests, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Catskill

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Catskill a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bailiwick Ranch and Discovery Zoo (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kaaterskill Falls (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Thunderhart Golf Course (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Rainbow Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Hunter Mountain (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Catskill

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Catskill is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dutchman’s Landing (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Seamon Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Mountain Top Arboretum (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Saugerties Village Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Esopus Bend Nature Preserve (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Catskill

The nearest airport is in Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 35.3 mi (56.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Catskill?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,959 house rentals around Catskill. From 227 Cabins to 1,197 Houses, 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 Catskill is on HomeAway.

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

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 Catskill:

  • Copake Lake: 29 vacation rentals
  • Bearsville: 308 vacation rentals
  • Windham Mountain Resort: 550 vacation rentals
  • Glenford: 20 vacation rentals
  • Rhinebeck Village Business District: 15 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 Catskill?

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

  • Thomas Cole National Historic Site: 851 home rentals
  • Dutchman's Landing: 864 home rentals
  • Greene County Council on the Arts: 866 home rentals
  • Rhinecliff-Kingston Station: 747 home rentals
  • Falling Waters Preserve: 963 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Catskill 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 Cabins in Catskill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 227 Cabins in Catskill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Catskill include:

  • Houses: 1,197 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 227 lodging choices
  • Farmhouses: 68 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Catskill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 417 vacation homes with pool available in Catskill.