Discover a selection of 322 holiday rentals in Old Lyme that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and air conditioning. Prices start at £ 256 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Old Lyme. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Old Lyme is ready to explore

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Old Lyme. Renowned for its riverfront, beaches and lake, 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 Old Lyme

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Old Lyme a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Essex Steam Train (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cedar Ridge Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Childrens Museum of Southeastern Connecticut (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Chamard Vineyards (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Machimoodus State Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Lyme

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Old Lyme is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocky Neck State Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Gillette Castle State Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Harvey's Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Plattwood Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • McCook Point Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Hole-in-the-Wall Beach (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Old Lyme

The nearest airport is in New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field), which is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Old Lyme?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 322 vacation rentals near Old Lyme. From 298 houses to 79 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Old Lyme for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.