Discover a selection of 40 vacation rentals in Derby, 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $146 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Derby. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The historic city of Derby awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Derby. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Derby

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Derby has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Willow Creek Winery (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Kissing Bridge Ski Resort (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Buffalo Raceway (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Buffalo Ski Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Harvest Hill Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Zoar Valley Naturist Area (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Derby

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Derby 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:

  • Eternal Flame Falls (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Canalside (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Niagara Square (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Lafayette Square (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Derby

Fly into Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF), the closest airport, located 21.2 mi (34.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Derby?

Whether you're looking for a cozy escape for you and your honey or a sprawling house to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Derby. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • "Niagara River Inn Home On The Niagara River" is a hit with guests. Around 20 miles from Derby, it has 4 bedrooms and loads of useful amenities, including air conditioning and children's books.
  • Another appealing choice is "Spacious Country Home Close To Beaches And Parks", which is around 1 mile from Derby. With 4 bedrooms, air conditioning and internet services, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

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

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

We all need a break occasionally. If you're eager to spend a couple of mornings lounging around with a coffee and the morning news, you'll find some wonderful weekend getaways in and near Derby. These are some of our favorites:

  • "Renee's Lake House: Beautiful Views Of Lake Erie" is perfect for a couple of days of enjoyment and rest. It features convenient amenities, such as free toiletries and an iron and ironing board, and is located roughly 6 miles to the southwest of Derby.
  • Alternatively, throw a few clothes in your overnight bag and set out for "Live On The Lake" 3bedroom Home - Big Yard". This top-rated property is around 7 miles northeast of Derby and features a stovetop and a garden.

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

You certainly can. If you're tracking down a simple yet stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently found in the center of town. Check out the following options in or near Derby:

  • After an exciting day of outdoor exploration, relax in total comfort at "Beautiful New Lake Erie - View Rental". A fridge and duty free shops are among the useful amenities you'll find here.
  • "Serene Orchard Park Apartment: Large Yard And Patio" is another wonderful stay, offering all you could want for a fabulous Derby escape. Some amenities here include a kitchen and an iron and ironing board.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Derby?

From cozy apartments to large vacation rentals, Vrbo has your mini break sorted. Here are some of our most popular stays in and around Derby:

  • For a memorable vacation, settle in at "Family Vacation Cottage Home Rental Close To Beach Parks Restaurants Bar". It's nice and close to the center of Derby, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Another great option is "Pet Friendly - Directly Across The Street From The Beach". Round up a few friends and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Derby.

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

Share your vacation and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an adventurous getaway with your besties or a big family get-together, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Derby:

  • You'll have enough space to spread out at "Location Is Everything. Private Beach And Bay. Upscale 5 Bedroom Home". Around 9 miles southwest of Derby, this sizable retreat has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 14 guests. Top amenities include a lake view and a garden.
  • Nothing is more important than hanging out with loved ones, and "Beautiful Beach House Irving" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 10 miles to the southwest of Derby, as many as 12 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 3 bedrooms. A kitchen and a firepit are among the many amenities at hand here.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is without a doubt the most fun. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Derby and spend your days splashing about. Just remember to take your inflatable pizza slice:

  • Welcome to "Renee's Lake House: Beautiful Views Of Lake Erie", where your main priority will be lounging by the pool. Amenities including a toaster and towels help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • Spend laid-back days swimming or enjoying peaceful moments by the water at "Beautiful Beach House Irving". This vacation rental is another top pick and features a TV, childrens activities and more.

Don't know what to pack for your Derby getaway? This impressive destination has a humid continental climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures of between 60 ºF and 75 ºF. Browse our selection of Derby vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

Every get-together with the family should be memorable. Whether you're organizing an action-packed escape with the kids or a long-overdue family reunion, these large family vacation rentals in or near Derby offer a comfy home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • Sleeping up to 10 guests in 4 bedrooms, "Niagara River Inn Home On The Niagara River" is the ideal place to spend quality time with the family. This escape is 20 miles to the north of Derby and has creature comforts such as a microwave oven and a balcony.
  • Another top choice is "Renee's Lake House: Beautiful Views Of Lake Erie". This large rental is 6 miles southwest of Derby and features a fridge, books and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 7 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list.

When you're ready to venture outside and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone entertained and happy. Buffalo Zoo, Peace Bridge and Hamburg Fairgrounds should be top of your itinerary.