Find the best place to stay — Fairfield County

Where to stay around Fairfield County?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 215 holiday lettings near Fairfield County. From 168 houses to 12 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fairfield County is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Fairfield County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fairfield County. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Military Museum of Southern New England: 188 holiday homes
  • Greenwich: 163 holiday homes
  • Stamford: 163 holiday homes
  • Westport: 134 holiday homes
  • Fairfield: 160 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Fairfield County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Fairfield County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Fairfield County with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Greenwich: 163 holiday lettings
  • Stamford: 163 holiday lettings
  • Westport: 134 holiday lettings
  • Fairfield: 160 holiday lettings
  • Darien: 142 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Fairfield County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Fairfield County are:

  • Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR): 194 self catering accommodations
  • Westchester Co Airport (HPN): 279 self catering accommodations
  • Stamford Amtrak Station Airport (ZTF): 252 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Fairfield County?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Fairfield County. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Military Museum of Southern New England: 188 holiday rentals
  • Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery: 241 holiday rentals
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course: 228 holiday rentals
  • Lockwood-Mathews Mansion: 221 holiday rentals
  • Stanwich Club: 226 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fairfield County listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Fairfield County, USA your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for an exciting vacation by the east coast of the United States may like to try Fairfield County. There are many interesting things to do and see in this scenic area of North America. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments and campgrounds.

Things to do on holiday to Fairfield County, USA

Fairfield County has many beaches at places such as Stamford and Westport, where holidaymakers can relax and enjoy the sunshine. Numerous watersports can be done in this region including canoeing, kayaking, sailing, fishing and swimming. Many walking, cycling and horse riding trails are open to visitors with guided tours provided as well. There are several golf courses in Fairfield County including two 18-hole courses at the D. Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course. Fitness centres and spas are located here too as well as swimming pools and tennis courts. To get a different perspective of Fairfield County, tourists can also take balloon rides over the area. Numerous restaurants, bars and inns are located here offering a wide range of cuisine from around the world including Italian, Indian, Peruvian, Asian, French, Indonesian, Mexican and Mediterranean fare. Shellfish and fish are particular specialities in Fairfield County. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from the grocery stores and markets in the area.

Places to visit on holiday to Fairfield County, USA

The county has numerous galleries open to the public including City Lights Gallery in Bridgeport and the Westport Arts Center. A number of museums such as the Barnum Museum and the Discovery Museum & Planetarium are also located in Bridgeport. Wildlife lovers may like to visit the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk and Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport.

South Norwalk and Stratford boast wonderful lighthouses that are well worth a visit. Fairfield County has many beautiful nature centres and gardens with Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens and New Canaan Nature Center particular highlights. There are many parks in the area too such as Mianus State River Park and Sherwood Island State Park.

Weather in Fairfield County, USA

The warmest month of the year is July with an average maximum temperature of 82 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average minimum temperature of 23 degrees Fahrenheit. The annual average precipitation is 46 inches with rainfall fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. The wettest month of the year is May with an average rainfall of 4.5 inches.

Travel to Fairfield County, USA

The drive from Fairfield County to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York can take between one hour and 20 minutes and an hour and 50 minutes depending on traffic. Passengers can fly direct to JFK from other U.S cities including Los Angeles, Miami and Washington as well as Montreal and Toronto in Canada. Visitors from countries outside the U.S can fly direct from major cities such as Beijing, Dublin, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris, Rome and Sydney. There are car rental companies situated at each terminal including Avis, Budget, Dollar Rent a Car, Enterprise, Hertz and National Car Rental.