Destination guide

The riverside setting of Clayton is ready to explore

The riverfront and island views provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Clayton. This city's coffeehouses, boating and fishing attract many visitors, and its welcoming and scenic location add to the charm. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Clayton

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Clayton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clayton Island Tours (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coyote Moon Vineyards (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Thousand Islands Winery (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Gananoque Golf and Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Gananoque Boat Line (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Smuggler's Glen Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Clayton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Clayton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedar Point State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Wellesley Island State Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Confederation Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • St. Lawrence Islands National Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Grass Creek Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Heart Island (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Clayton

The nearest airport is in Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), which is 24.7 mi (39.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Clayton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 197 house rentals near Clayton. From 81 Houses to 86 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Clayton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Clayton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Clayton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Thousand Islands Museum: 233 home rentals
  • Clayton Island Tours: 232 home rentals
  • Clayton Marina: 290 home rentals
  • Antique Boat Museum: 270 home rentals
  • C-Way Golf Course: 237 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Clayton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Clayton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 81 Houses in Clayton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clayton include:

  • Cottages: 86 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 86 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 86 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Clayton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation homes with pool available in Clayton.

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