Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Kent

Enjoy the area's art galleries, museums and monuments with a rental holiday home in Kent. This walkable city is known for its waterfalls, hiking and parks. 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 Kent

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Kent has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hopkins Vineyard (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Sharon Audubon Center (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Steep Rock Preserve (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Mohawk Mountain Ski Area (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Trevor Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kent

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Kent is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kent Falls State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Macedonia Brook State Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Lake Waramaug State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Above All State Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Sharon Audubon Center (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kent

Fly into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), the closest airport, located 24.3 mi (39.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 24.4 mi (39.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kent?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings around Kent. From 98 houses to 23 cottages, 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 Kent? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kent. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lake Waramaug State Park: 249 holiday lettings
  • Eric Sloane Museum and Kent Iron Furnace: 276 holiday lettings
  • Macedonia Brook State Park: 276 holiday lettings
  • Bull's Bridge: 260 holiday lettings
  • Sloane-Stanley Museum: 270 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 98 Houses in Kent. Our other popular types of Kent holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 4 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 Kent?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Kent. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.