Destination guide

The riverside setting of Clayton is ready to explore

The riverfront and island views provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Clayton. This city's coffeehouses, boating and fishing attract many visitors, and its welcoming and scenic location add to the charm. 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 Clayton

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Clayton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clayton Island Tours (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coyote Moon Vineyards (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Thousand Islands Winery (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Gananoque Golf and Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Gananoque Boat Line (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Smuggler's Glen Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Clayton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Clayton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedar Point State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Wellesley Island State Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Confederation Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • St. Lawrence Islands National Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Grass Creek Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Heart Island (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)

How to get to and around Clayton

The nearest airport is in Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), which is 24.7 mi (39.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Clayton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 200 holiday lettings near Clayton. From 83 Houses to 88 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Clayton 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 Clayton?

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

  • Clayton Island Tours: 292 holiday lettings
  • Thousand Islands Museum: 292 holiday lettings
  • Clayton Marina: 291 holiday lettings
  • Antique Boat Museum: 213 holiday lettings
  • C-Way Golf Course: 202 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Clayton. Our other popular types of Clayton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 88 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 88 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 88 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 Clayton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Clayton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.