Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Oakdale getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Oakdale. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and casino gaming, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Oakdale

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oakdale a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Norwich Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cedar Ridge Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Maugle Sierra Vineyards (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Preston Ridge Vineyard (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Dalice Elizabeth Winery (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Oakdale

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Oakdale is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hopemead State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Upper Falls Heritage Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Stoddard Hill State Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Mohegan Park and Memorial Rose Garden (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Connecticut College Arboretum (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Devils Hopyard State Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)

How to get to and around Oakdale

Fly into New London, CT (GON-Groton - New London), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Oakdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8 holiday lettings near Oakdale. From 5 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oakdale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Oakdale?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Oakdale:

  • Groton Long Point: 35 holiday homes
  • Niantic: 425 holiday homes
  • Storrs: 17 holiday homes
  • Old Mystic: 350 holiday homes
  • West Mystic: 74 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art: 572 holiday lettings
  • Eugene O'Neill Theater Center: 948 holiday lettings
  • Gillette Castle State Park: 479 holiday lettings
  • Truman's Beach: 3,317 holiday lettings
  • Senator Thomas J Dodd Memorial Stadium: 296 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oakdale 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 Oakdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Oakdale. Our other popular types of Oakdale holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oakdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Oakdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.