Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Stamford

The area's theatre scene and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Stamford. This city's shopping, restaurants and bars draw many visitors. 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 Stamford

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Stamford a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sterling Farms Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Stanwich Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Norwalk Maritime Aquarium (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Griffith E. Harris Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Stamford

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

  • Cummings Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Cove Island Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • McGuane Field (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Fort Stamford Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Greenwich Point Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Waveny Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Stamford

Fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), the closest airport, located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), which is 22.1 mi (35.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Stamford Transportation Center.

How many holiday rentals are available around Stamford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 319 holiday lettings around Stamford. From 30 flats & apartments to 226 houses, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Stamford?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Stamford:

  • Queens: 5,305 holiday homes
  • Bronx: 2,058 holiday homes
  • Flushing: 31 holiday homes
  • East Elmhurst: 40 holiday homes
  • Jackson Heights: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Stamford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Stamford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery: 312 holiday lettings
  • Fort Stamford Park: 321 holiday lettings
  • Sterling Farms Golf Course: 304 holiday lettings
  • Stamford Town Center: 313 holiday lettings
  • Stamford Center for the Arts: 313 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stamford 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 Flats in Stamford?

Yes, of course. offers 30 Flats in Stamford. Our other popular types of Stamford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 226 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stamford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in Stamford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.