Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Derby

Enjoy the history and other features of Derby. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. New Era Field and Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Derby

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Derby a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Shore Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Ten Thousand Vines (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Buffalo Raceway (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Hamburg Fairgrounds (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Cazenovia Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Derby

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Derby is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Wendt Beach Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Evangola State Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Orchard Acres Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Chestnut Ridge Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Derby

Fly into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.5 mi (34.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is 28.4 mi (45.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Derby?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30 holiday lettings near Derby. From 19 Houses to 8 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Derby for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Derby:

  • Crystal Beach: 69 holiday homes
  • Ridgeway: 27 holiday homes
  • Front Park: 44 holiday homes
  • Willert Park: 16 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 29 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 Derby?

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

  • Wendt Beach Park: 101 holiday lettings
  • Graycliff Conservancy: 134 holiday lettings
  • Evangola State Park: 40 holiday lettings
  • Pierce - Arrow Museum: 205 holiday lettings
  • Albright - Knox Art Gallery: 209 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 19 Houses in Derby. Our other popular types of Derby holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 8 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Derby?

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