Destination guide

Relaxing Glastonbury will entice you

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Glastonbury. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the restaurants, shopping and bird watching. Bushnell Park and Mark Twain House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Glastonbury

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Glastonbury a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Compounce (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Minnechaug Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Lutz Children's Museum (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tallwood Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • East Hartford Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Dinosaur State Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glastonbury

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glastonbury is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bushnell Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Charter Oak Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Case Mountain (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Wickham Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Wethersfield Cove Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Mill Woods Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Glastonbury

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 17.3 mi (27.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Glastonbury?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 40 holiday lettings around Glastonbury. From 9 flats & apartments to 23 houses, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Glastonbury? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glastonbury. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Minnechaug Golf Course: 71 holiday lettings
  • Welles-Turner Memorial Library: 75 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Great Hunger Museum: 240 holiday lettings
  • Mark Twain House Museum: 85 holiday lettings
  • Central Connecitcut State University: 79 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glastonbury listed on 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 Flats in Glastonbury?

Yes, of course. offers 9 Flats in Glastonbury. Our other popular types of Glastonbury holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glastonbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Glastonbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.