Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Oswego

The area's history and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Oswego. This city's lake, university setting and riverfront draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Oswego

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oswego 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:

  • Oswego Speedway (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battle Island State Park Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Thunder Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Pines Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Radisson Greens Golf Club (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Elms Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oswego

Travellers enjoy Oswego for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oswego is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breitbeck Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Fair Haven Beach State Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Selkirk Shores State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Beaver Lake Nature Center (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Sandy Island Beach State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Salmon River Fish Hatchery (26.3 mi / 42.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Oswego

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Oswego?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday lettings near Oswego. From 35 Houses to 20 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oswego for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Breitbeck Park: 51 holiday lettings
  • Oswego Speedway: 64 holiday lettings
  • Oswego Country Club: 53 holiday lettings
  • State University of New York-Oswego: 60 holiday lettings
  • Richardson-Bates House Museum: 53 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Oswego. Our other popular types of Oswego holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Oswego?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 52 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Oswego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.