Destination guide

The trendy area of Ashford awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Ashford. This trendy and welcoming city entices travelers with its coffeehouses and parks. 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 Ashford

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Ashford has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stafford Motor Speedway (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Taylor Brooke Winery (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Woodstock Golf Course (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Harrisville Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Brooklyn Country Club (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ashford

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ashford. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Nathaniel Lyon Memorial Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Rotary Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Davis Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)

Transportation to and around Ashford

Fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), the closest airport, located 26.7 mi (43 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), which is 26.8 mi (43.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Ashford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 31 holiday lettings near Ashford. From 16 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ashford 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 Ashford?

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

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve: 47 holiday lettings
  • Senator Thomas J Dodd Memorial Stadium: 288 holiday lettings
  • Rotary Park: 46 holiday lettings
  • Roseland Cottage: 52 holiday lettings
  • Auburn Mall: 69 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Ashford. Our other popular types of Ashford holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 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 Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ashford?

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