Destination guide

The relaxing area of Aurora awaits your stay

The area's wineries and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Aurora. This relaxing and trendy city entices travellers with its lake and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Aurora

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Aurora a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Point Winery (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Buttonwood Grove Winery (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Goose Watch Winery (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Lakeshore Winery (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Varick Winery and Vineyard (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Knapp Winery and Vineyard (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aurora

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Aurora is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cayuga Lake (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cayuga Lake State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sampson State Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Emerson Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Fort Hill Cemetery (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Taughannock Falls State Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Aurora

Fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), the closest airport, located 20.7 mi (33.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Aurora?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 151 holiday lettings around Aurora. From 78 houses to 58 cabins, 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.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Aurora?

Watch the water gently ripple and try to spot native birdlife. Lakes are one of the most breathtaking and relaxing places to retreat to. If this sounds like paradise to you, you're in luck. HomeAway has 143 getaway rentals close to lakes ready to be booked. Alternatively, you may be searching for something else. HomeAway has tons of properties to choose from, including:

  • 108 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 72 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 63 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Aurora?

If you want an authentic holiday experience and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 110 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start from £131 per night. If that doesn't match your posse's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Cottage: 70 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £115 per night.
  • Cabin: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £81 per night.
  • Apartment: 4 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £230 per night.

Can I stay in Aurora in a large group?

Holidays with family can be oodles of fun, especially when you're under the same roof in an amazing new place! If you're travelling with a big group, HomeAway can help you out. The top choice for larger groups here are house holiday rentals, and there are 30 currently listed. If you are hoping to stay in a larger group, the rental properties that are suitable for you include:

  • If yours is a squad of 8, we've got 50 rental accommodation just right for that size. Stay a night from just £121.
  • If you have 6 in your family, you'll be happy to discover that there are 49 rental properties that are suitable. Prices begin at just £131 per night.
  • Trying to find rental properties catering to 10 people? You'll be thrilled to find out we have 25 that'll be ideal. You can grab one for as little as £208 per night.

You and all your buddies will be more than satisfied when you arrange your Aurora escape through us!