Destination guide

Charming New Canaan will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of New Canaan with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its coral reefs and seafood restaurants. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in New Canaan

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes New Canaan a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sterling Farms Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Norwalk Maritime Aquarium (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Stanwich Club (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Canaan

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in New Canaan. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waveny Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Bartlett Arboretum (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • McGuane Field (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Earthplace Museum (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Fort Stamford Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Weir Farm National Historic Site (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around New Canaan

The nearest airport is in White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), which is 14.7 mi (23.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Canaan?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 366 holiday lettings around New Canaan. From 258 houses to 33 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Canaan? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Canaan. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Glass House: 279 holiday lettings
  • Goldenberry: 278 holiday lettings
  • Silvermine Arts Center: 277 holiday lettings
  • Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery: 311 holiday lettings
  • Morgan Memorial Park: 3,052 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Canaan 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 New Canaan?

Yes, of course. offers 258 Houses in New Canaan. Our other popular types of New Canaan holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 23 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 New Canaan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 83 holiday homes with pool available in New Canaan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.