Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Monroe getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Monroe. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Monroe

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Monroe a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great River Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Beardsley Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Grassy Hill Country Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monroe

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Monroe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • East Rock Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Osborndale State Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Roosevelt Forest (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Lake Mohegan (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Svihra Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Monroe

The nearest airport is in Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), which is 12.5 mi (20.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Monroe, CT?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 46 vacation rentals around Monroe. From 25 house rentals to 7 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Monroe:

  • Downtown: 27 vacation rentals
  • The Hill: 22 vacation rentals
  • Dwight: 21 vacation rentals
  • Mill River: 16 vacation rentals
  • East Norwalk: 18 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Monroe?

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

  • Monroe Plaza Shopping Center: 326 vacation rentals
  • Monroe Center Historic District: 329 vacation rentals
  • Compo Beach: 304 vacation rentals
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort: 218 vacation rentals
  • Jennings Beach: 290 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 25 Houses in Monroe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monroe include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 pool in Monroe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Monroe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.