Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Oswego

The area's history and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Oswego. This city's lake, university setting and riverfront draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Oswego

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oswego a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oswego Speedway (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battle Island State Park Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Thunder Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Pines Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Radisson Greens Golf Club (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Elms Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oswego

Travelers enjoy Oswego for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oswego is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Breitbeck Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Fair Haven Beach State Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Selkirk Shores State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Beaver Lake Nature Center (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Sandy Island Beach State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Salmon River Fish Hatchery (26.3 mi / 42.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Oswego

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Oswego, NY?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 61 vacation rentals near Oswego. From 35 Houses to 18 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oswego for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • State University of New York-Oswego: 57 vacation rentals
  • Oswego Speedway: 63 vacation rentals
  • Oswego Country Club: 51 vacation rentals
  • Breitbeck Park: 49 vacation rentals
  • Richardson-Bates House Museum: 51 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oswego 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 Houses in Oswego?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 35 Houses in Oswego. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oswego include:

  • Cabins: 18 rentals available
  • Cottages: 18 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 18 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Oswego?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 50 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Oswego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.