Discover a selection of 122 vacation rentals in Schenectady, 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 $64 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Schenectady. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The riverside setting of Schenectady is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's theater scene, entertainment and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Schenectady. This city's university setting, cafés and riverfront draw many visitors. The Egg and New York State Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Schenectady

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Schenectady a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maple Ski Ridge (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Saratoga National Golf Course (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Tarks Indoor Golf (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Saratoga Farmers Market (20.5 mi / 33 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Schenectady

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Schenectady. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Saratoga Spa State Park (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Congress Park (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Washington Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Yaddo Gardens (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Canfield Casino (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Central Park Rose Garden (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Schenectady

Fly into Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 8.2 mi (13.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Schenectady Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Schenectady, NY?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 122 vacation rentals around Schenectady. From 60 condo and apartment rentals to 58 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Schenectady?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Schenectady. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Museum of Innovation and Science: 216 vacation rentals
  • Proctors Theater: 211 vacation rentals
  • Schenectady County Historical Society Museum: 219 vacation rentals
  • Schenectady County Community College: 202 vacation rentals
  • Union College: 270 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Schenectady listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Schenectady?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 60 Condos/Apartments in Schenectady. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Schenectady include:

  • Houses: 58 rentals available
  • Studios: 54 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Schenectady?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 23 vacation rentals with pool available in Schenectady. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.