Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Derby

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Derby. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Derby

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Derby a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • LongChamp Academy & Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Orleans Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Owl's Head Ski Resort (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Owl's Head Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Inverugie Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Derby

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Derby is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Salem Beach House (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Baxter Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tomifobia Nature Trail (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Lake Willoughby (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Rose des Champs (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)

Transportation to and around Derby

The nearest airport is in Newport, VT (EFK-Newport State), located 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Lyndonville, VT (LLX-Caledonia County), which is 26.9 mi (43.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Derby?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 50 holiday lettings near Derby. From 20 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Derby is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Derby?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Derby. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lake Salem Beach House: 113 holiday lettings
  • Haskell Free Library and Opera House: 96 holiday lettings
  • Baxter Park: 98 holiday lettings
  • Veteran’s Memorial Park: 151 holiday lettings
  • Waterville Golf Club: 142 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Derby?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 20 Houses in Derby. Our other popular types of Derby holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Derby?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 41 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Derby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.