Discover a selection of 17 vacation rentals in Clinton, CT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $95 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Clinton. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Clinton is ready to explore

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Clinton. Renowned for its fishing, wildlife and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Museum hopping in Clinton

For a glimpse at the town's colorful history, don't miss the attractions run by the Clinton Historical Society. The Buell Tool Museum showcases fascinating colonial artifacts, while the 1750 Elisha White House is filled with antique furniture, oil paintings, toys and hand-sewn quilts. Visitors are welcome to wander around the society's beautifully kept herb and flower gardens that were once used by early American settlers. Just a short drive out of town is Chamard Vineyards. From its luscious reds and fruity whites to its elegant on-site bistro, it's quickly emerging as one of Connecticut's top food and wine destinations.


Slip into summer at Clinton Town Beach

Summer is high season in Clinton, when the coastal town is overflowing with locals and vacationers alike. Crowds peak from Memorial Day to Labor Day, when Clinton Town Beach is always packed. Want to stay just steps from the sand? Book a breezy Clinton vacation rentals beach cottage and you can stroll to the ocean in minutes. While it can get chilly, winter is a fantastic time to enjoy windswept walks on the beach and cozy nights by the fireplace.

Natural features

Cast a line in the bluefish capital of the world

While Clinton faces Long Island Sound, the town is well-protected by its own natural harbor. It's just 2 hours from New York City, which makes it a popular escape for locals in search of sun, sand and laid-back vibes. The coastal town is recognized as the bluefish capital of the world and is a hotspot for anglers. Just a short drive to the west is Hammonasset Beach State Park, where you'll find 2 miles of sandy shoreline. Kids will love the Meigs Point Nature Center, which runs guided walks, activities and programs throughout the year.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Clinton

Fly into New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), the closest airport, located 18.9 mi (30.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), which is 25.2 mi (40.6 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Clinton?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Clinton:

  • Around 20 miles from the center of Clinton, you'll find it hard to resist "Classic Lake House With Private Waterfront". It has 3 bedrooms and handy features including shopping and free toiletries.
  • "Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound" also promises a memorable escape, offering 5 bedrooms, an ocean view, games and more. It's around 9 miles from Clinton.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Clinton vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Clinton?

If you've been busier than an ant in a picnic basket, you deserve to escape for a few days. Leave work early on Friday and head to one of these weekend getaways in or near Clinton:

  • "Marina Guest House" is perfect for one or two days of enjoyment and rest. It offers useful amenities, such as a nearby marina and free toiletries, and is located around 1 mile to the south of Clinton.
  • Or, throw a spare set of clothes into an overnight bag and head to "Cottage At The Marina". This sought-after property is about 1 mile south of Clinton and features towels and free WiFi.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Clinton?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, ideally suited for traveling sweethearts or solo stays. Spend your days exploring your surroundings and your nights resting up in your comfy hideaway. These getaways in or near Clinton are sure to please:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Marina Guest House". Book a few nights at this popular stay and you'll have access to a living room and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "Cottage At The Marina" is another top choice, offering all you could want for the perfect Clinton adventure. Some amenities here include a TV and off-street parking options.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Clinton?

Whether you're after a cabin just for you or a house big enough for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Clinton. These properties are an ideal base for a short and sweet stay:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's hard to go past "Quaint Beach House Close To Private Beaches". It's near the center of Clinton, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "Heaven Is A Little Beach House". This comfy, centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Clinton?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you're eager to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your partner, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Clinton that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a few passionate nights at "Classic Lake House With Private Waterfront". Roughly 20 miles from Clinton, this property comes with lots of nice touches, like winery tours and a fireplace.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few precious days together is "Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound". Located around 9 miles from Clinton, beauty services and a fireplace add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Clinton?

Nothing says "Best. Vacation. Ever." like staying in a mansion. Treat the family to a memorable getaway at one of these mansions for rent in or near Clinton:

  • Located 14 miles to the north of Clinton, "Historic Mansion 1841" is the place to go to relax in the lap of luxury. Amenities here include a firepit and a porch.
  • Another popular option is "Magnificent Victorian Mansion On Bashan Lake Connecticut Direct Lakefront". Around 14 miles to the northeast of Clinton, this opulent vacation rental represents the height of high-class living and comes with golf, a fireplace and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Clinton?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Clinton and forget about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • A wide array of amenities including a garden and an ocean view make "Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound" a favorite. This getaway has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 people. From the center of Clinton, it's around 9 miles away to the east.
  • "Private Beach: Royal Oceanview Castle @ Clinton W" is another excellent option. It's around 2 miles to the southeast of Clinton, has 4 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A beach view and an ocean view are among the things that'll help make your visit more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Clinton?

Nothing says fun and frivolity like a pool does. Dig out your unicorn floatie and browse these rental houses in or near Clinton that come with this must-have amenity:

  • Treat the gang to an unforgettable break at "Marina Guest House". There's a lot to love about this escape apart from its pool, such as towels and nearby birdwatching activities.
  • Spend leisurely days swimming or finding some peaceful moments by the water at "Quaint Beach House Close To Private Beaches". This property is another top choice and comes with a nearby laundromat, a stair gate and more.

Clinton has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 65 ºF and 80 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit! Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Clinton vacation rental and organize your getaway for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Clinton?

Whether you're traveling with the kiddos or you're taking your parents, cousins and in-laws along, family vacations mean fun. These large rentals in and around Clinton have room for everybody — as well as everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • Make your rendezvous a memorable one at "One Bedroom Apartment With Balcony And Sea View Maslenica". This getaway has 3 bedrooms, can fit up to 10 guests and features a host of amenities, including a dining table and a smart TV. It's around 20 miles north of Clinton.
  • "Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound" is another property your guests will love. Invite up to 12 friends and family to this escape which comes with 5 bedrooms, coffee and tea making facilities, nearby whale-watching activities and more. It's located 9 miles to the east of central Clinton.

If you'd like to visit some family-friendly attractions while you're in the area, Stay and Play LLC is a great day out for young and old.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Clinton?

There sure are. There are plenty of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Clinton. If space is not a priority, one of these properties might suit you perfectly:

  • Check into "Marina Guest House" for a couple of nights. This one-bedroom vacation home comes with a water view and a nearby waterfront and is close to downtown.
  • "Cottage At The Marina" is another lovely one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out exploring the surrounds, make use of a kitchen, an oven and much more.