Destination guide

Charming Devon will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Devon. Travellers to this romantic city praise the sailing, fishing and bird watching. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park 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 Devon

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Devon a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beardsley Zoo (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Robert Treat Farm (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Grassy Hill Country Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Great River Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Devon

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

  • East Rock Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Walnut Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Silver Sands State Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Short Beach (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Roosevelt Forest (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Devon

The nearest airport is in Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), located 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Devon / Walnut Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 113 holiday lettings around Devon / Walnut Beach. From 80 houses to 19 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 Devon / Walnut Beach?

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 Devon / Walnut Beach:

  • Downtown: 34 holiday homes
  • Mill River: 25 holiday homes
  • Momauguin: 21 holiday homes
  • Dwight: 27 holiday homes
  • Wooster Square: 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 Devon / Walnut Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Devon / Walnut Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Silver Sands State Park: 304 holiday lettings
  • Walnut Beach: 311 holiday lettings
  • Ireland's Great Hunger Museum: 283 holiday lettings
  • Yale University: 272 holiday lettings
  • Southford Falls State Park: 283 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Devon / Walnut Beach 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 Houses in Devon / Walnut Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 80 Houses in Devon / Walnut Beach. Our other popular types of Devon / Walnut Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 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 Devon / Walnut Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Devon / Walnut Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.