Destination guide

Travel to historical Elmira

Enjoy the area's churches, monuments and architecture with a rental holiday home in Elmira. This city's ice skating, university setting and shopping draw many visitors. 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elmira

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

  • Eldridge Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Spencer Crest Nature Center (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Elmer Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Nichols Park (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Connecticut Hill Wildlife Management Area (19.2 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Watkins Glen State Park (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Elmira

The nearest airport is in Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional), located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), which is 33.2 mi (53.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Elmira?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings around Elmira. From 10 Houses to 5 Flats, 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 Elmira?

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

  • National Soaring Museum: 91 holiday lettings
  • Elmira College: 36 holiday lettings
  • Woodlawn National Cemetery: 64 holiday lettings
  • Tanglewood Nature Center and Museum: 75 holiday lettings
  • Chemung Valley History Museum: 36 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 10 Houses in Elmira. Our other popular types of Elmira holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 internet/wifi in Elmira?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 16 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Elmira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.