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Book a holiday rental for your Holmes getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Holmes with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Holmes

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Holmes a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Beekman Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Putnam County Golf Course (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Richter Park Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Fishkill Golf Course (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • SplashDown Beach (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Holmes

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

  • Clarence Fahnestock State Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Stonecrop Gardens (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • James Baird State Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Bowdoin Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Koegel Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Holmes

Fly into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), the closest airport, located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), which is 21.6 mi (34.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Holmes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 69 holiday lettings near Holmes. From 46 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Holmes 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 Holmes?

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

  • Military Museum of Southern New England: 221 holiday lettings
  • Bardavon 1869 Opera House: 349 holiday lettings
  • Boscobel House and Gardens: 214 holiday lettings
  • Hudson Highlands State Park: 211 holiday lettings
  • Brinton Brook Sanctuary: 206 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 46 Houses in Holmes. Our other popular types of Holmes holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 11 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 Holmes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Holmes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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