Discover a selection of 248 vacation rentals in Auburn, NY 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 WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $109 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Auburn. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Auburn is ready to explore

Take a vacation to Auburn and enjoy the area's cathedral, theater scene and opera. Renowned for its lake, baseball games and monuments, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Discover iconic American figures

While you can certainly get the adrenaline pumping around these parts, you can also have a far more placid stay in Auburn. You can easily spend days exploring the town and the surrounding area's rich history. Take a look at the lives of Harriet Tubman and William H. Seward at their museum homes or visit the Fort Hill Cemetery which has been used by Native Americans for over a thousand years. If you're going to visit just one place, make it the Willard Memorial Chapel that has exquisite glasswork designed by Louis C. Tiffany, and is the only wholly unaltered Tiffany chapel still in existence.

Activities

Cool off in the Finger Lakes

The Finger Lakes and state parks are right on the doorstep of your Auburn vacation rental. Here, you can jump on your mountain bike to ride along the rugged forest trails, or lace up your walking boots to hike by the shores of the lakes. In the summer, you can splash around in Owasco or Cayuga Lakes to cool off, or take to kayaks or paddleboards to glide across the waters in search of birdlife. The region also has a rich history in wine production, and you can savor any number of vintages at one of the local wineries.

Weather

Glorious sunny days during spring and summer

Though Auburn vacation rentals are readily available all year round, the spring and summer months are the busiest and best. Be sure to book one up early to avoid disappointment. During the sunny and hot days, you can spend time on and around the nearby lakes, relishing the shimmering landscape. Its elevated location means the nights can be chilly all year round so be sure to bring a sweater. While fall is quieter, hikes along the trails can be wonderfully scenic, thanks to the rich, fiery hues of the forests. And you can soon return to relax in the cozy restaurants and bars in Auburn.

Natural features

Bring the camera to Auburn

While there isn't much in the way of wildlife in Auburn itself, the nearby Finger Lakes supports a diverse list of species. Head out of your Auburn vacation rental to one of these bodies of water to spot falcons and hawks overhead. The heavy croaking of toads fills the night time silence, as does the hooting of owls. Fishing in the lake reveals a ton of marine species, from trout to spawning sturgeon as well as crayfish and Dungeness crabs. The forests are carpeted in wild flowers during the spring and early summer, while colorful butterflies swoop around the lakes.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Auburn

The nearest airport is in Hancock Intl. Airport (SYR), located 26.1 mi (42.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Auburn?

Whether you're seeking an intimate retreat for you and your sweetie or someplace spacious to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Auburn. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • Around 19 miles from the center of Auburn, it's hard to beat "Over - Water Deck, Sunset Views". It has 3 bedrooms and handy features including spa and beauty services and a washing machine.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "New Fingerlakes Lakehouse". Around 5 miles from the heart of Auburn, it has 3 bedrooms and comes with golf and coffee and tea making facilities.

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

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

If you've been busier than an ant in a picnic basket, you deserve a break for a few glorious days. Leave the office early on Friday and make your way to one of these weekend getaways in or near Auburn:

  • Get comfortable at "Unique Space - Great View, East Side Sunsets A Plus". About 11 miles to the southeast of Auburn, this delightful escape has everything you need for a relaxing stay, including a nearby golf course and water sports equipment.
  • Or, cram a few clothes into a suitcase and head off to "Beautiful Log Home, Lake Side". This great getaway is around 8 miles southeast of Auburn and comes with nearby museums and a TV.

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

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they sure do pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Make yourself comfortable at one of these cozy studio apartments in and around Auburn:

  • After an exciting day of outdoor exploration, put your feet up and relax at "Unique Space - Great View, East Side Sunsets A Plus". A firepit and a nearby waterfront are just two of the amenities on offer here.
  • "Waterfront Cottage, Large Dock Access" is another top stay, offering all you need for the perfect Auburn vacation. Some amenities here include games and a TV.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Auburn?

From affordable studio apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your whirlwind escape sorted. Here are just two of our top picks in and around Auburn:

  • For a memorable vacation, settle in at "Renovated Lake Cottage: Wineries". It's near the center of Auburn, in addition to loads of things to see and do.
  • "New Cozy Auburn Retreat With Hot Tub" is also well located. Settle in here and find out why lots of guests rate this property as one of their favorites.

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

Nothing says "I love you" like planning a romantic weekend together. If you're longing to spend a couple of evenings away with your partner, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Auburn that will get your heart racing:

  • Slip away on Friday afternoon for a couple of passion-filled nights at "Over - Water Deck, Sunset Views". Located approximately 19 miles from Auburn, this place comes with lots of nice touches, including beauty services and winery tours.
  • Another option where you can spend a few magical days together is "New Fingerlakes Lakehouse". Located 5 miles from Auburn, winery tours and a fireplace add to the atmosphere here.

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

Sneak a peek at these large group vacation rentals in or near Auburn and don't worry about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • A range of amenities including a garden and a firepit make "Pet Friendly 6 Beds/6 Ensuite Baths On Main St Short Drive From Village Center" a group favorite. This spacious retreat has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 guests. From the center of Auburn, it's around 6 miles away to the east.
  • Invite up to 16 of your favorite people to "Stunning Wine Country Lake House" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This option has 4 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the south of central Auburn. It's crammed with features to keep your large group happy and comfortable, such as a lake view and a kitchen.

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

A pool is often a must-have when deciding where to stay on vacation, especially if you're taking the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Auburn and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Welcome to "Beautiful New House 150 M Away From The Beach And Shops - South Exposure", where your main priority will be enjoying the pool. Amenities such as a theme park and a nearby coin laundry help make this retreat a favorite with guests.
  • Spend lazy days splashing around or just kicking back by the water at "Stunning Wine Country Lake House". This vacation rental is another top choice and features a living room, coffee and tea making facilities and more.

Not sure what the weather is like in Auburn? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're searching for a little more inspiration on places to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Auburn vacation rentals.

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

The first stage of any family trip is finding the right place to stay. Whether you're organizing a fun escape with the kids or a party with the relatives, we've got large family vacation rentals in and around Auburn with room for everyone. Here are a couple of popular options that would love to welcome you:

  • With 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests, "New Fingerlakes Lakehouse" gives you space to reconnect with the family. It's around 5 miles southeast of Auburn and features amenities that'll keep your group content, such as a TV and a fridge.
  • "Beautiful Log Home, Lake Side", around 8 miles to the southeast of central Auburn, is also perfect for family getaways. As many as 8 of your loved ones can fit into this sought-after rental which features 3 bedrooms, a microwave oven, childrens activities and more.

It may be tempting, but don't spend all day kicking back with the fam indoors. Head out and explore some nearby family-friendly attractions, starting with Carpenter Falls.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Auburn?

Cozy up with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Auburn and get set to create some unforgettable memories together. Check out these options:

  • "Romantic Cabin On Pond Near Fair Haven Beach" - This popular getaway offers coffee and tea making facilities and towels and is located about 25 miles north of central Auburn.
  • "Owasco Hill Cabin In The Finger Lakes Region Of New York" - Another fabulous option, this cabin comes with coffee and tea making facilities, a microwave oven and more. You'll find it around 14 miles to the south of Auburn.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Auburn vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.