Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Hamilton getaway

Experience the unique character of Hamilton with a stay in a vacation home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Hamilton

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hamilton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Airborne Adventures Ballooning (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Canasawacta Country Club (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hamilton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hamilton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brookfield Railroad State Forest (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Stone Quarry Hill Art Park (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Oxbow Falls Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Chittenango Falls State Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)

Transportation options to and around Hamilton

Fly into Rome, NY (RME-Griffiss Intl.), the closest airport, located 28.5 mi (45.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), which is 35 mi (56.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Hamilton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 35 holiday lettings near Hamilton. From 6 Cottages to 23 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hamilton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Colgate University: 62 holiday lettings
  • Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum: 142 holiday lettings
  • National Distance Running Hall of Fame: 41 holiday lettings
  • Vernon Downs Casino: 107 holiday lettings
  • Lorenzo State Historic Site: 84 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hamilton 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 Cottages in Hamilton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Cottages in Hamilton. Our other popular types of Hamilton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hamilton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Hamilton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.