Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Storrs

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Storrs. This city's hockey games, surfing and restaurants draw many visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Storrs

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Storrs a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Stafford Motor Speedway (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Tallwood Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Land and Games (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mohegan Sun Country Club At Pautipaug (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Storrs

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Storrs is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Nathaniel Lyon Memorial Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Case Mountain (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Charter Oak Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Storrs

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 24.2 mi (39 km) away.

Where to stay around Storrs?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16 holiday lettings near Storrs. From 9 Houses to 4 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Storrs for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Storrs?

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 Storrs:

  • Sturbridge: 31 holiday homes
  • Westside Norwich: 15 holiday homes
  • Holland: 31 holiday homes
  • Amston: 26 holiday homes
  • Moodus: 47 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 Storrs?

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

  • Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry: 53 holiday lettings
  • Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts: 56 holiday lettings
  • University of Connecticut: 55 holiday lettings
  • Harry A. Gampel Pavilion: 55 holiday lettings
  • William Benton Museum of Art: 54 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Storrs. Our other popular types of Storrs holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 14 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Storrs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.