Destination guide

Travel to captivating New Milford

Enjoy the area's entertainment, festivals and opera with a rental holiday home in New Milford. Renowned for its cafes, shopping and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around New Milford

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes New Milford a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Steep Rock Preserve (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Woodbury Ski Area (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Hopkins Vineyard (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Richter Park Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Quassy Amusement Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Milford

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Milford is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lake Waramaug State Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Mount Tom State Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Flanders Nature Center (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Hollow Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around New Milford

Fly into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Milford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Milford. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Military Museum of Southern New England: 209 holiday lettings
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden: 200 holiday lettings
  • Mohawk Mountain Ski Area: 254 holiday lettings
  • Macedonia Brook State Park: 303 holiday lettings
  • West Cornwall Covered Bridge: 295 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Milford listed on HomeAway 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 Milford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 106 Houses in New Milford. Our other popular types of New Milford holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 30 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in New Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.