Destination guide

The relaxing area of Hector awaits your stay

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Hector. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognised for its lake, island views and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hector

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Hector 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:

  • Tickle Hill Winery (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sheldrake Point Seneca Lake Tasting Room (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Penguin Bay Winery (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Red Newt Cellars Winery (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Leidenfrost Vineyards (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hector

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Hector is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Watkins Glen State Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Taughannock Falls State Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Connecticut Hill Wildlife Management Area (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Sampson State Park (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Cayuga Lake (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Keuka Lake (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hector

The nearest airport is in Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional), which is 24.9 mi (40 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hector?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 489 holiday lettings around Hector. From 220 Cottages to 209 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hector?

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

  • Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards: 730 holiday lettings
  • Bloomer Creek Vineyard: 720 holiday lettings
  • Tickle Hill Winery: 742 holiday lettings
  • Penguin Bay Winery: 737 holiday lettings
  • Hector Wine Company: 719 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hector 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 Cottages in Hector?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 220 Cottages in Hector. Our other popular types of Hector holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 209 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 220 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 220 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 pool in Hector?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Hector. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.