Discover a selection of 17 vacation rentals in Herkimer County, US 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 outdoor grills and BBQs and swimming pools. Prices start at $125 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Herkimer County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Herkimer County getaway

Experience the unique character of Herkimer County with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.A vacation rental can help make your stay complete. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Herkimer County

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Herkimer County a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Herkimer Diamond Mines (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Utica Zoo (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Beekman 1802 Mercantile (24.6 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Unadilla Motocross (28 mi / 45.1 km)
  • Mohawk Valley Country Club (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Leatherstocking Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Herkimer County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Herkimer County. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glimmerglass State Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Otsego Lake (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Canada Lake (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
  • Cooperstown Dreams Park (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Delta Lake State Park (28.6 mi / 46 km)
  • Adirondack Park (29.3 mi / 47.2 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Herkimer County?

Elegant condos, unique treehouses and spacious homes — everyone's dream escape is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something that catches your eye among these top vacation rentals in Herkimer County:

  • "Luxurious Lakefront Living With Amenities Close To Cooperstown": If you're looking for somewhere in Richfield Springs with 3 bedrooms and plenty of style, this retreat will tick your boxes. Amenities include a hair dryer and a foosball table.
  • "Beachfront Camp With Sandy Beach On Hinckley Lake": Located in Cold Brook, this guest favorite has 4 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities. Coffee and tea making facilities and towels are among them.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Herkimer County?

You need only step foot inside one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Herkimer County to figure out that cool things really do come in little packages. Ingeniously designed to make use of every inch of space, these mini digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Take a couple of days off to get back to basics at "Unique Tiny House With Hot Tub, Sauna And Private Pond". Located in Deerfield, a kitchen island and a living room are included here.
  • "Pet Friendly Beautiful Tiny House Cabin In Inlet" in Madonna di Campiglio is another good choice. WiFi and a boat will help make your time here even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Herkimer County?

Select a stunning log cabin from the many in or around Herkimer County and you'll soon be inside your timber-clad hideaway, wine in hand, sitting in front of a glowing fire. But adventure will be right there on your doorstep too. These cabins offer a great mix of comfort and fun:

  • "Adirondack Riverfront Log Cabin": This great cabin is an ideal base for fun and adventure. Horse riding and ice skating are some activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your comfy cabin.
  • "Charming Log Cabin With Jacuzzi Tub": Spend your time enjoying all the creature comforts at this hideout. When it's time for some fresh air, golf and hiking and biking are some awesome things to do.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Herkimer County?

Don't have much time but want a change of scene? A weekend break will be just what you need. Book a few nights at one of these popular properties and get ready to feel completely refreshed when Monday rolls around:

  • "Luxury Lakeside Lodging In The Adirondacks" - This vacation rental in Cold Brook offers amenities designed to make your visit nice and comfy, such as a nearby casino and coffee and tea making facilities. Its terrific location also makes it a good base to get out and explore.
  • "Adirondack Lakeside Lodge With Private Beach" - This is another superb place where you can relax for a couple of days. Take advantage of beach towels, an iron and ironing board and more during your short and sweet stay at this Cold Brook property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Herkimer County?

Studio apartments may be on the small side, but it's difficult to top their downtown locations and budget-friendly price tags. Whether you're traveling by yourself or you're with a few friends, consider booking one of these sought-after studio apartments in Herkimer County:

  • "Tranquility" in Cold Brook packs a range of enticing features into its single space, including WiFi and high-speed internet services.
  • With the comforts of home and promising more privacy than a large hotel, "1bedroom Factory Apt At The Mohawk Antiques Mall" is another top option. It's located in Mohawk and comes with an ice maker and free toiletries.

Can I find short term rentals in Herkimer County?

Spend a few days in an affordable cabin or ignore your accountant and splurge on a luxury condo. Vrbo has no shortage of short-term rentals to suit any budget in Herkimer County. Have a look at these properties for inspiration:

  • "Luxury Lakeside Lodging In The Adirondacks" in Cold Brook is a perfect place for a short-term stay. It's only a stone's throw from the town center, so you can easily visit all the top sights without having to travel too far.
  • Another centrally located option is "Adirondack Lakeside Lodge With Private Beach" in Town of Russia. Whether you're just passing through or making the most of a few days off, this property will make you feel right at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Herkimer County?

Whether you've been with each other for a month, a decade or forever, there's nothing like a romantic weekend getaway to fan the flames of passion. If you're searching for somewhere dreamy to spend a few days with your sweetheart, you'll be smitten with these escapes:

  • Catch up on quality time and lots of cuddles at "Luxurious Lakefront Living With Amenities Close To Cooperstown" in Richfield Springs. Winery tours and beauty services are some of the thoughtful touches you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, organize an amorous weekend escape at "Beachfront Camp With Sandy Beach On Hinckley Lake". Located in Cold Brook, it offers beach sun loungers, air conditioning and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Herkimer County?

When it comes to vacations, we believe the more people the merrier. If you're in search of a getaway with enough space to fit your nearest and dearest, one of these large group vacation rentals in Herkimer County could be your perfect pad:

  • "Luxury Lakeside Lodging In The Adirondacks": With 6 bedrooms, everyone can be a part of the fun at this impressive getaway in Town of Russia. A garden and a nearby waterfront are just a couple of the amenities available here.
  • "New Large Adirondack Lodge With Pond Waterfront And A": This property in Old Forge has 4 bedrooms, so don't worry about leaving anyone off your invite list. A firepit and a kitchen are some of its many highlights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Herkimer County?

There are plenty of houses with a pool in Herkimer County, so dig out your swimsuit and get set to spend your days splashing about. Here are some popular options to get you thinking:

  • Mum, dad, kids, grandparents — everyone will want to hang out at the pool at "Spacious Adirondack House In Otter Lake". Treat the family to a break at this Town of Forestport rental house which also comes with a TV and childrens activities.
  • Wake up and enjoy an early morning dip at "Endless Summer Guest House" in Town of Webb. A fridge and coffee and tea making facilities are other amenities offered here.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Herkimer County?

Vrbo makes it a cinch to find a fantastic family getaway. Loaded with amenities and plenty of space to spread out, these large family vacation rentals in Herkimer County are among our favorites:

  • Make your vacation one you'll always remember fondly at "Luxurious Lakefront Living With Amenities Close To Cooperstown". This Town of Otsego property features 3 bedrooms and can fit up to 8 of your lucky loved ones. Childrens activities and a nearby laundromat are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, make "Beachfront Camp With Sandy Beach On Hinckley Lake" your next getaway HQ. Located in Cold Brook, this retreat has 4 bedrooms that accommodate up to 8 guests. A barbecue grill and cable/satellite TV services will help keep everybody content and comfortable.

If you're on the hunt for family-friendly attractions in Herkimer County, Enchanted Forest Water Safari is on many travelers' to-do lists.