Where to stay around Athens, NY?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Athens. From 97 Houses to 30 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Athens for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

Can I rent Houses in Athens?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 97 Houses in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Studios: 30 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 27 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The waterfront setting of Athens is ready to explore

    Enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Athens. Well-liked for its bars, riverfront and restaurants, this city is both trendy and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Athens

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Athens a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Bailiwick Ranch and Discovery Zoo (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Thunderhart Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Rainbow Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Kaaterskill Falls (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
    • Lake Taghkanic State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Zoom Flume (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Athens

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Athens is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Dutchman’s Landing (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Lake Taghkanic State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Seamon Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
    • Saugerties Village Beach (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
    • Mountain Top Arboretum (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)