Find the best place to stay — Upstate New York

Where to stay around Upstate New York, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,917 vacation rentals near Upstate New York. From 1,187 houses to 814 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Upstate New York for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Upstate New York?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upstate New York. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Pennsylvania: 5,387 vacation rentals
  • Toronto: 1,202 vacation rentals
  • Finger Lakes: 1,532 vacation rentals
  • Adirondack Mountains: 2,326 vacation rentals
  • Niagara Falls: 550 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Upstate New York! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Upstate New York?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Upstate New York:

  • Toronto: 1,202 rentals
  • Niagara Falls: 550 rentals
  • Niagara Falls: 78 rentals
  • Buffalo: 70 rentals
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake: 414 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Upstate New York?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Upstate New York are:

  • Finger Lakes Regional Airport (0G7): 393 vacation rentals
  • Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG): 132 vacation rentals
  • Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF): 98 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Upstate New York?

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

  • Thousand Islands Winery: 204 rentals
  • Lake Ontario Playhouse: 64 rentals
  • Ithaca Falls Natural Area: 255 rentals
  • Lake Erie Speedway: 122 rentals
  • Watkins Glen State Park: 487 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upstate New York listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

The lively city of Upstate New York awaits you

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Upstate New York. Renowned for its lake, university setting and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Erie Canal Museum, Museum of Science and Technology or Roberson Museum and Science Center. 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.

Sightseeing in and around Upstate New York

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Upstate New York a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo (26.4 mi / 42.5 km)
  • Airborne Adventures Ballooning (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Whisper Wind Equestrian Center (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Sylvan Beach Amusement Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • The Wild Animal Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Owera Vineyards (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)

Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Upstate New York

Travelers enjoy Upstate New York for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Upstate New York is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onondaga Lake Park (28 mi / 45.1 km)
  • Oxbow Falls Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Great Swamp Conservancy (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Verona Beach State Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Chittenango Falls State Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Stone Quarry Hill Art Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)