Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Kingston

Enjoy the area's live music, history and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Kingston. Well known for its riverfront, shopping and bird watching, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. 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

Sightseeing in and around Kingston

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Kingston has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dutchess County Fairgrounds (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • El Paso Winery (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • West Park Winery (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Red Hook Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Woodstock Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • New Paltz Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kingston

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

  • Forsyth Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Poet's Walk Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Falling Waters Preserve (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Esopus Bend Nature Preserve (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Saugerties Village Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kingston

The nearest airport is in Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), located 29.3 mi (47.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kingston?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 966 house rentals around Kingston. From 586 Houses to 114 Cabins, 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 Kingston is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Forsyth Park: 820 home rentals
  • Volunteer Fireman's Hall and Museum of Kingston: 814 home rentals
  • Kingston Rondout Visitor Center: 755 home rentals
  • Trolley Museum of New York: 751 home rentals
  • Ulster Performing Arts Center: 782 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 586 Houses in Kingston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kingston include:

  • Cabins: 114 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 114 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 114 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 245 vacation homes with pool available in Kingston.

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