Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Groton getaway

Experience the unique character of Groton with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Groton

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Groton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elm Tree Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Cortland Beer Company (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Newman Municipal Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Puddledockers (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Cortland Country Music Park and Campground (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Groton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Groton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lansing Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Cornell Plantations (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Ithaca Falls Natural Area (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Allan H. Treman State Marine Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Taughannock Falls State Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Dewitt Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Groton

Fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), the closest airport, located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 8.7 mi (14.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Groton, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals around Groton. From 86 house rentals to 39 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Groton?

If you're in search of a peaceful pause, spend a couple of days by a lake. You'll feel like you're an adult at summer camp — no singing Kumbaya around the fire required. Vrbo has 43 rentals near lakes ready to be booked. Searching for a different vacation vibe? See if any of our other properties catch your eye. Our range here includes:

  • 38 rural vacation rentals.
  • 38 lake-view vacation rentals.
  • 34 lakeside vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Groton?

If you're after a home away from home for your upcoming vacation, renting an entire house is a fantastic idea. You and your group will have loads of space for all your getaway activities. There are 86 houses currently listed on Vrbo. Prices start from $100 a night. Or maybe you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular property types, like:

  • Hotel: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $89 per night.
  • Cabin: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $50 per night.
  • Apartment: 19 vacation homes. Prices start from $50 per night.

Can I stay in Groton in a large group?

Whether you're embarking on a special getaway with the entire family or spending a week away with your old school friends, it's always stacks of fun hanging out in a brand new place together! And the good news is that Vrbo has options that'll suit. Why not take a peek at the 17 house vacation homes featured here? They're the top option for big groups of guests. Rental options around the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the hunt for vacation homes that can hold 6 guests? We have 43 that will suit. Prices begin from just $150 per night.
  • Require a rental property for 8 people? We have 31 that will suit. You can book one for as little as $151 per night.
  • Traveling with 10 guests? We offer 16 vacation homes that will be perfect. Prices start from $392 per night.

So don't fret! When you travel with us you can bring along your uncle, your cousin and all your besties to Groton.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Groton?

Say goodbye to boring cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms! Appreciate the freedom of staying like a local in a cost-effective rental instead. Check out all the wonderful options that can be booked now on Vrbo. Collegetown is a fantastic area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 3 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $193 per night. Another 22 Vrbo rentals are on offer in or around Greek Peak Mountain Resort. With an average price of $343 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth telling your friends about.