Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Troy

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Troy. This city's university setting, restaurants and riverfront draw many visitors. The Egg and New York State Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Troy

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Troy has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Waubeeka Golf Links (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Troy

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

  • Washington Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Peebles Island State Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Falls View Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Albany Riverfront Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Lions Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Troy

The nearest airport is in Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), which is 14.4 mi (23.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Troy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 213 holiday lettings near Troy. From 108 Houses to 9 Farmhouses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Troy 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 Troy?

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

  • Arts Center of the Capital Region: 131 holiday lettings
  • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall: 130 holiday lettings
  • Poestenkill Falls: 128 holiday lettings
  • Russell Sage College: 127 holiday lettings
  • Rensselaer County Historical Society and Museum: 129 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 108 Houses in Troy. Our other popular types of Troy holiday rentals include:

  • Farmhouses: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Troy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Troy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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