Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Oswego

The area's history and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Oswego. This city's lake, university setting and riverfront draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Oswego

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oswego a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oswego Speedway (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battle Island State Park Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Thunder Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Pines Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Radisson Greens Golf Club (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Elms Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oswego

Travellers enjoy Oswego for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oswego is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breitbeck Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Fair Haven Beach State Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Selkirk Shores State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Beaver Lake Nature Center (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Sandy Island Beach State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Salmon River Fish Hatchery (26.3 mi / 42.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Oswego

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Oswego?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 64 vacation rentals near Oswego. From 20 cabins to 58 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oswego for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Oswego?

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

  • State University of New York-Oswego: 55 vacation rentals
  • Scriba Town Park: 77 vacation rentals
  • Oswego Country Club: 53 vacation rentals
  • Richardson-Bates House Museum: 55 vacation rentals
  • Oswego Speedway: 62 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 20 Cabins in Oswego. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oswego include:

  • Houses: 58 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 rentals available
  • Flats: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Oswego?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 56 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Oswego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.