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Make a vacation rental in Upstate New York, USA your home away from home

Upstate New York is the name given to every part of New York State that isn’t New York City. The region around Upstate New York vacation rentals encompasses a huge variety of locations, towns, cities and terrains, with large expanses of unspoiled natural beauty and a wealth of experiences on offer.

Things to do in Upstate New York, USA

Perhaps the most famous natural attraction in the state, and an excellent destination for Upstate New York self-catering accommodation is Niagara Falls in the Niagara Frontier Region. It’s the world’s largest waterfall in terms of annual flow, and can be viewed from a variety of angles – at the top, bottom, by boat or on Goat Island. Connected to the falls, a little way upstream is Whirlpool State Park, which features spectacular rapids and the whirlpools that give the park its name.

A very modern city, and another great base for a self-catering vacation rental in Upstate New York would be Buffalo. It’s the second largest urban centre in the state and boast cultural attractions like museums, galleries and large amount of preserved historic buildings in its Allentown District. Buffalo Zoo was one of the first in the whole country, and today is a first-rate attraction, with bears, sea lions and elephants.

When it comes to outdoor recreation there’s a massive choice of regions to visit for Upstate New York vacation accommodation. Possibly the most undeveloped region is the Adirondacks, where there’s a large area of mountainous and wooded terrain, perfect for an outdoor adventure. The Finger Lakes, just below Lake Ontario is one of the prime destinations for water sport and also boasts supreme natural beauty with waterfalls and gorges. It’s also home to the largest wine region in the state.

Places to visit on holiday in Upstate New York, USA

New York City would be a great choice for an excursion on holiday at Upstate New York accommodation. It boasts a wealth of first-class attractions and sights that barely need any introduction, from the Empire State Building to the Statue of Liberty to Macy’s, Central Park and 5th Avenue.

Weather in Upstate New York, USA

Covering such a wide region, there’s quite a difference between annual conditions for Upstate New York self-catering accommodation. Generally though, summers bring warm, humid conditions, when temperatures get up to the high 20s. Winters are consistently cold, with sub-zero temperatures and snow common from December to March.

Cheap flights to Upstate New York, USA

If you’re flying from the UK, the most convenient option for reaching Upstate New York vacation rentals would be to fly Delta, British Airways, Virgin, Kuwait Airways or American Airlines from London Heathrow (LHR) to JFK Airport, before travelling by road or catching a connecting flight to your destination.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (18 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 6
    Cottage #888033vb
    18
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (48 reviews)
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      Cottage #741329vb
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        Exceptional! 5/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 7
        House #214558vb
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 8
          House #743158vb
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 8
            Cabin #846693vb
            32
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              Excellent! 4.7/5
              (30 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #275875
              30
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                Excellent! 4.6/5
                (33 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 10
                House #649630vb
                33
                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (67 reviews)
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                  • 4 BR
                  • 3 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 14
                  House #554778vb
                  67
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                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (45 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Cottage #7068783
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                    Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                      (34 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 5
                      Cottage #3520183
                      34
                      Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (31 reviews)
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                        • 4 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 8
                        House #602643vb
                        31
                        Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (38 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Cottage #748214vb
                          38
                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (53 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Cottage #562622vb
                            53
                            Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (22 reviews)
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 11
                              House #678700vb
                              22
                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (67 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Apartment #593647vb
                                67
                                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Estate #4225527
                                  17
                                  Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                    (10 reviews)
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                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    House #865694vb
                                    10
                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (23 reviews)
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                                      • 5 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 9
                                      House #4033681
                                      23
                                      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (17 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Apartment #4049946
                                        17
                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 3 BA
                                          • Sleeps 10
                                          House #940548vb
                                          8
                                          Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (26 reviews)
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 12
                                            House #467231vb
                                            26
                                            Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (5 reviews)
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Cottage #4134523
                                              5
                                              Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (12 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                Bungalow #748950vb
                                                12
                                                Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                  (11 reviews)
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 3 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 14
                                                  House #900311vb
                                                  11
                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                    (72 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                    House #338636
                                                    72
                                                    Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                      (35 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Cottage #3563030
                                                      35
                                                      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                        (60 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        Cottage #336835vb
                                                        60
                                                        Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                          (23 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          Cottage #557104vb
                                                          23
                                                          Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                            (18 reviews)
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                                                            • 5 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 13
                                                            House #907836
                                                            18
                                                            Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (40 reviews)
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                              Farmhouse #722848vb
                                                              40
                                                              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                (14 reviews)
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 12
                                                                House #912271vb
                                                                14
                                                                Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (21 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                  Cabin #4290424
                                                                  21
                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (34 reviews)
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                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    House #3958330
                                                                    34
                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (32 reviews)
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                                                                      • 6 BR
                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 14
                                                                      Chateau / Country House #3802481
                                                                      32
                                                                      Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (26 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Cottage #819259vb
                                                                        26
                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (12 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #3473355
                                                                          12
                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (30 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            House #507933vb
                                                                            30
                                                                            Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                              (48 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Cabin #613470vb
                                                                              48
                                                                              Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                (21 reviews)
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                Cottage #858340vb
                                                                                21
                                                                                Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (50 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cottage #146354vb
                                                                                  50
                                                                                  Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (146 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                                                    • Sleeps 18
                                                                                    Lodge #328629
                                                                                    146
                                                                                    Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (28 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Cottage #668594vb
                                                                                      28
                                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (21 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                                        Cottage #705083vb
                                                                                        21
                                                                                        Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                          (15 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Cottage #94774vb
                                                                                          15
                                                                                          Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (24 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Cottage #3600007
                                                                                            24
                                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                              (27 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #98304vb
                                                                                              27
                                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (37 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Chalet #683152vb
                                                                                                37
                                                                                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                  House #4365740
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (18 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Mobile Home #592266vb
                                                                                                    18
                                                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (74 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Chalet #410737vb
                                                                                                      74
                                                                                                      Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours

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