Discover a selection of 17 vacation rentals in Onondaga 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 WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $30 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Onondaga County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Onondaga County getaway

Experience the unique character of Onondaga County with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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 Onondaga County

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Onondaga County a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • The Wild Animal Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Weedsport Speedway (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Sylvan Beach Amusement Park (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Brooklawn Golf Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Camillus Forest Unique Area (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Onondaga County

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Onondaga County is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onondaga Lake Visitors Center (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lake Onondaga (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Old Erie Canal Historic State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Onondaga Lake Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Green Lakes State Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Oneida Shores Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Onondaga County

Fly into Hancock Intl. Airport (SYR), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (7.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center or New York State Fair Station and explore the city from there.

What are the top vacation rentals in Onondaga County?

From upmarket condos to simple log cabins, Vrbo has properties to suit all sorts of tastes and budgets. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in Onondaga County:

  • "Beautiful Home Overlooking Skaneateles Lake": If you're searching for someplace in Skaneateles with 4 bedrooms and the comforts of home, this getaway will tick your boxes. Amenities include games and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "Luxurious, Three Bedroom, Pet Friendly Home. Walk To Village": Settle in at this option in Skaneateles and you'll have access to golf, nearby birdwatching activities and more. It has 3 bedrooms to accommodate your friends and family.

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

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

Punching way above its weight when it comes to charm and character, a tiny house vacation rental in Onondaga County puts you on the doorstep of big adventure. Close down your devices and turn your focus to Mother Nature at one of these neat little escapes:

  • Experience a simpler way of life at "Unique Tiny House With Hot Tub, Sauna And Private Pond". Amenities at this gem in Deerfield include a barbecue grill and WiFi.
  • "Tiny House, Loft Bedroom, Near The River" comes with plenty of conveniences, such as off-street parking options and an iron and ironing board. Located in Town of Exeter, you'll be able to live big in this small but nicely designed property.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Onondaga County?

Yes, you sure can! From basic retreats to high-end escapes, Vrbo has a broad range of log cabins to rent in or around Onondaga County. If the great outdoors is calling, check out:

  • "A Beautiful, Fully Furnished Log Cabin Overlooking Keuka Lake": This awesome vacation home is the perfect base if you love playing in nature. Kayaking and hiking and biking are two activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your cozy cabin.
  • "Log Cabin Retreat, Cayuga Wine Trail": Spend some time taking advantage of all the creature comforts at this property. When it's time to get active, kayaking and cycling are some awesome things to do.

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

Whether you're organizing a family reunion, a romantic rendezvous or a couple of nights away on your own, we have weekend getaways in Onondaga County to suit your style. Pack a bag and stay at one of these favorite escapes:

  • "Renovated Victorian House: 1 Mile To Downtown" - Located in Southside, there's plenty of awesome stuff to see and do near this rental. Little conveniences like a fridge and a kitchen are the cherries on top!
  • "Pet Friendly House With Fenced In Yard" - With WiFi and coffee and tea making facilities, not to mention its great location in Solvay, you won't want to check out of this property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Onondaga County?

If you're looking for something with more personality than a ho-hum hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Onondaga County. Cook up a meal in your kitchenette, kick back on the lounge and feel completely at home. Take a peek at some of our cute and cozy cribs:

  • Sleep, eat, chill with friends ... Do it all from the compact yet well-thought-out single space at "Private Rustic 1 Bedroom Cabin". Located in East Syracuse, free WiFi and a microwave oven are available here.
  • With lots of character and offering more privacy than a bustling hotel, "Sweet Home Bvilla" is another top option. It's located in Baldwinsville and features WiFi and air conditioning.

Can I find short term rentals in Onondaga County?

Onondaga County has short-term rentals that come in all budgets and styles. Enjoy some time out in a cheap cabin, a luxurious apartment or whatever else appeals to you. Below are two popular options to consider:

  • Set up base close to central Southside and spend your days sightseeing from "Renovated Victorian House: 1 Mile To Downtown". Along with its great location, this escape has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.
  • "Pet Friendly House With Fenced In Yard" also rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of relaxing days at this option in Solvay and find out why it's a hit with many travelers.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Onondaga County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Onondaga County is a surefire way to reignite your passion. Light some pretty candles, take your sweetie by the hand and let the sparks fly at one of these retreats:

  • Catch up on quality cuddling time at "Beautiful Home Overlooking Skaneateles Lake" in Skaneateles. Winery tours and a fireplace are some of the little touches you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, plan an amorous weekend away at "Luxurious, Three Bedroom, Pet Friendly Home. Walk To Village". Located in Skaneateles, it offers beauty services, a fireplace and more.

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

You'll have your choice of houses with a pool in Onondaga County, so don your swimsuit and get set to spend your days bobbing around in the water. Here are some popular options to get you thinking:

  • Spend your vacation at "Renovated Victorian House: 1 Mile To Downtown", where the first item on your must-do list should be chilling by the pool. This escape is located in Southside and offers a range of family-friendly amenities, including a fridge and a microwave oven.
  • Unwind beside the water while the kids splash around at "Pet Friendly House With Fenced In Yard". This option in Syracuse features a range of conveniences to keep the family comfortable and content, such as a kitchen island and a garden.

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

We have large family vacation rentals big enough to fit distant relatives — even that dear old aunt of yours. Whatever type of property you need, you'll find the perfect one on Vrbo. Here are two of our faves in Onondaga County:

  • For family-friendly getaways in Skaneateles, "Beautiful Home Overlooking Skaneateles Lake" is a popular choice. It offers 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 lucky guests. Cable/satellite TV services and a garden are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another terrific option is "Luxurious, Three Bedroom, Pet Friendly Home. Walk To Village". Situated in Skaneateles, this escape has 3 bedrooms and lots of great amenities such as on-site watersports and a fridge. It can accommodate up to 8 guests.

If you're chasing family-friendly attractions in Onondaga County, you're spoiled for choice. Rosamond Gifford Zoo, New York State Fairgrounds and WonderWorks promise fun for young and old.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Onondaga County?

Roast marshmallows over a campfire and play a game of charades. These cabin rentals in Onondaga County are fantastic bases to spend some family time:

  • "River Front Log Cabin Near 1000 Islands" - Escape the hustle and bustle at this Hailesboro retreat which offers books and cable/satellite TV services.
  • "Log Cabin On A Lake With Private Dock One Hour From Nyc" – This option in Putnam County is another top pick with families. Extra touches here include a barbecue grill and a separate dining area.

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

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