Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Troy

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Troy. This city's university setting, restaurants and riverfront draw many visitors. The Egg and New York State Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Troy

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Troy has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Waubeeka Golf Links (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Troy

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

  • Washington Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Peebles Island State Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Falls View Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Albany Riverfront Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Lions Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Troy

The nearest airport is in Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), which is 14.4 mi (23.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Troy?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 195 house rentals around Troy. From 96 Houses to 7 Farmhouses, 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 Troy is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Arts Center of the Capital Region: 122 home rentals
  • Contemporary Artists Center: 109 home rentals
  • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall: 120 home rentals
  • Poestenkill Falls: 121 home rentals
  • Russell Sage College: 118 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Troy 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 Troy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 96 Houses in Troy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Troy include:

  • Farmhouses: 7 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 14 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 14 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Troy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation homes with pool available in Troy.

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