Destination guide

The lively area of Danbury awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, live music and festivals with a rental holiday home in Danbury. This city's shopping, baseball games and restaurants draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Danbury

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Danbury a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Richter Park Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Putnam County Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Danbury

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Danbury is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tarrywile Park and Mansion (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Still River Greenway (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Weir Farm National Historic Site (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Brett Woods Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Southford Falls State Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Danbury

The nearest airport is in Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Danbury?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 361 holiday lettings around Danbury. From 24 flats & apartments to 246 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Danbury?

There's nothing as appealing as a stay in the countryside. Think long wanders through natural scenery, quaint local cafes the chirping of crickets at night. Yes please! HomeAway has 68 countryside rental properties in this destination. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Luckily, HomeAway has plenty of other choices, including:

  • 60 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 50 shore-front holiday accommodation options.
  • 45 lakefront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Danbury?

Bid farewell to standardized, cookie cutter hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals have an unique, personal touch — and all the space you could need! There are 241 options available on HomeAway. Prices start from £23 a night. If that doesn't agree with your group's style, we've got a number of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Hotel: 44 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.
  • Cottage: 35 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £81 per night.
  • Apartment: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £21 per night.

Can I stay in Danbury in a large group?

Sometimes it can be tricky finding time to relax with friends and family. A holiday is a wonderful opportunity to get together. If you were hoping to stay together, HomeAway has options to suit. House holiday rentals are the favoured choice for larger sized groups, with 52 available here. The rental property options that can cater to large groups here include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we offer 78 rental accommodation appropriate for that size. Stay a night for as little as £81.
  • Need a rental property for 8 guests? We have 73 that will be ideal. The starting price is £77 a night.
  • Arranging a trip away with a group of 10? We offer 42 rental accommodation that fit the bill. Prices begin at just £134 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your dad, your cousins and all your mates to Danbury.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Danbury?

Reduce your accommodation expenses by organising your stay with HomeAway. You'll find a range of unique holiday rentals and save heaps of cash! Old Greenwich is a magnet for bargain hunters. And with 8 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £172 a night, it's not hard to see why. There are another 5 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Black Rock. The average price here is £183 a night.