Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Brookfield

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Brookfield. This trendy city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Brookfield

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Brookfield a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Richter Park Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Woodbury Ski Area (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Steep Rock Preserve (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Quassy Amusement Park (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brookfield

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

  • Still River Greenway (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Tarrywile Park and Mansion (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Hollow Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Southford Falls State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Brookfield

The nearest airport is in Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), located 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Brookfield?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 92 holiday lettings around Brookfield. From 72 houses to 4 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.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Brookfield?

Watch as the breeze makes gentle ripples across the water and keep an eye out for native wildlife. Lakes are among the most magnificent and peaceful places to retreat to. If this sounds like bliss to you, you're in luck. HomeAway has 26 getaway rentals near lakes available. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has heaps of other property options to take a look at, including:

  • 24 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 22 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Brookfield?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 70 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices start from £42 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Hotel: 17 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £79 per night.
  • Cottage: 8 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £102 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 6 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £96 per night.

Can I stay in Brookfield in a large group?

Whether you're taking off on a holiday with the whole family or spending a week away with your old school friends, it's always loads of fun hanging out in a new place together! And the great news is that HomeAway has places to suit. Presently, house holiday rentals are popular for big groups of travellers here, and you'll find 15 available on our database. If you're planning on travelling with a large group, the holiday rentals that can cater to you include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 24 holiday rentals suitable for that size. Spend a night from just £99.
  • If you have 10 in your squad, you'll be pleased to discover that there are 17 rental properties suitable. The starting price is £245 per night.
  • Trying to find rentals catering to 8 guests? You'll be happy to learn we have 13 that will fit the bill. You can score one for as little as £134 per night.

So don't fear! When you travel with us you can bring your dad, your sister and all your friends to Brookfield.