Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Darien is ready to explore

The island views and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Darien. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Darien

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Darien has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chelsea Piers (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Sterling Farms Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Norwalk Maritime Aquarium (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Stanwich Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Country Club of Fairfield (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Darien

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Darien. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McGuane Field (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Cove Island Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Waveny Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Cummings Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Norwalk Islands (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Fort Stamford Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Darien

The nearest airport is in White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), which is 19.1 mi (30.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Darien?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 162 holiday lettings around Darien. From 108 houses to 17 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Darien:

  • Queens: 5,100 holiday homes
  • Bronx: 1,842 holiday homes
  • Auburndale: 16 holiday homes
  • Murray Hill: 20 holiday homes
  • East Norwalk: 16 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 Darien?

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

  • McGuane Field: 282 holiday lettings
  • Sleepy Hollow Park: 290 holiday lettings
  • Sapelo Island Visitors Center: 280 holiday lettings
  • Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery: 302 holiday lettings
  • The Glass House: 263 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Flats: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Darien?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Darien. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.