Destination guide

Lively Bridgeport will entice you

Take a holiday to Bridgeport and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and festivals. This walkable city is known for its zoo, baseball games and beaches. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Bridgeport

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bridgeport a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beardsley Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Pine Creek Par 3 Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Country Club of Fairfield (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Great River Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bridgeport

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bridgeport. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • East Rock Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Lafayett Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Svihra Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Seaside Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Longfellow Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Lake Mohegan (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Bridgeport

Fly into Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), which is 16.9 mi (27.1 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Bridgeport Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Bridgeport?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 491 vacation rentals near Bridgeport. From 366 houses to 83 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bridgeport for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Bridgeport?

Whether you're traveling 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 Bridgeport:

  • Downtown: 55 vacation rentals
  • Mill River: 43 vacation rentals
  • Momauguin: 17 vacation rentals
  • East Rock: 25 vacation rentals
  • Dwight: 41 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Bridgeport?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bridgeport. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bridgeport Bluefish Baseball Club: 334 vacation rentals
  • Bridgeport Station: 334 vacation rentals
  • Bridgeport Downtown South Historic District: 335 vacation rentals
  • Longfellow Park: 344 vacation rentals
  • Ballpark at Harbor Yard: 336 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bridgeport listed on Vrbo UK 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 Bridgeport?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 366 Houses in Bridgeport. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bridgeport include:

  • Flats: 83 rentals available
  • Cottages: 40 rentals available
  • Cabins: 40 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bridgeport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 83 vacation rentals with pool available in Bridgeport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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