Destination guide

The lively area of Danbury awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, live music and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Danbury. This city's shopping, baseball games and restaurants draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Danbury

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Danbury a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Richter Park Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Putnam County Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Danbury

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Danbury is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tarrywile Park and Mansion (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Still River Greenway (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Weir Farm National Historic Site (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Brett Woods Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Southford Falls State Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Danbury

The nearest airport is in Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Danbury?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 366 holiday lettings near Danbury. From 254 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Danbury is on HomeAway.

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

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 Danbury:

  • Cornwall Bridge: 16 holiday homes
  • Washington Depot: 141 holiday homes
  • Bethel: 54 holiday homes
  • Newtown: 257 holiday homes
  • Bantam: 108 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 Danbury?

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

  • Danbury Railway Museum: 207 holiday lettings
  • Still River Greenway: 208 holiday lettings
  • Danbury Museum and Historical Society: 219 holiday lettings
  • Tarrywile Park and Mansion: 227 holiday lettings
  • Wooster Street Cemetery: 217 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 254 Houses in Danbury. Our other popular types of Danbury holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 43 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Danbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 94 holiday homes with pool available in Danbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.