Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Windsor is ready to explore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Windsor. Revered for its casino gaming, riverfront and gardens, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. GM Renaissance Center and Ford Field are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Windsor

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Windsor a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Detroit Zoo (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Belle Isle Aquarium (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Ambassador Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Chandler Park Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Greenfield Village (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Ford Rouge Factory Tour (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Windsor

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Windsor 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:

  • Belle Isle (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Heritage Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Windsor

Fly into Windsor, ON (YQG), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), which is 6.6 mi (10.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Windsor Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Windsor?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday lettings around Windsor. From 7 cottages to 14 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 Windsor?

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 Windsor:

  • Walkerville: 15 holiday homes
  • Brush Park: 81 holiday homes
  • Midtown Detroit: 90 holiday homes
  • Capitol City: 54 holiday homes
  • Washington: 56 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 Windsor? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Windsor. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Coventry Gardens: 35 holiday lettings
  • Devonshire Mall: 43 holiday lettings
  • Jackson Park: 38 holiday lettings
  • Walls Underground Railroad Museum: 35 holiday lettings
  • University of Windsor: 31 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 7 Cottages in Windsor. Our other popular types of Windsor holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Windsor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Windsor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.