Destination guide

Lively Hamilton will entice you

Enjoy the area's museums, live music and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Hamilton. Well known for its art, shopping and waterfalls, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hamilton

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Hamilton has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Friends of the Aviary (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Chedoke Civic Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Little Ray's Reptile Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • King's Forest Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Rock Chapel Golf Centre (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Adventure Village (5.6 mi / 9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hamilton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hamilton. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bayfront Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Pier 4 Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Chedoke Falls (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Gage Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Royal Botanical Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Bruce Trail Conservancy (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hamilton

The nearest airport is in Hamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Kitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Hamilton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 142 house rentals around Hamilton. From 81 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Hamilton is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hamilton?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Hamilton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Southern Pines Golf & Country Club: 112 vacation rentals
  • Stoney Creek: 20 vacation rentals
  • Christie Lake Conservation Area: 129 vacation rentals
  • FirstOntario Centre: 126 vacation rentals
  • Mohawk College: 122 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Hamilton! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Hamilton?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Hamilton:

  • Toronto: 2,519 rentals
  • Brampton: 2,381 rentals
  • Mississauga: 2,272 rentals
  • Oakville: 701 rentals
  • Burlington: 79 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Hamilton?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Hamilton are:

  • Hamilton Airport (YHM): 108 home rentals
  • Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ): 2,505 home rentals
  • City Centre Airport (YTZ): 2,454 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Hamilton?

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

  • Southern Pines Golf & Country Club: 112 vacation homes
  • Christie Lake Conservation Area: 129 vacation homes
  • FirstOntario Centre: 126 vacation homes
  • Mohawk College: 122 vacation homes
  • McMaster University: 124 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Hamilton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Hamilton

Toronto
2,519 vacation rentals
Brampton
2,381 vacation rentals
Mississauga
2,272 vacation rentals
Oakville
701 vacation rentals
Burlington
79 vacation rentals
Port Dover
26 vacation rentals
Kitchener
72 vacation rentals
Waterloo
59 vacation rentals
Cambridge
74 vacation rentals
Guelph
21 vacation rentals
Caledon
171 vacation rentals
Milton
220 vacation rentals
Grimsby
47 vacation rentals
Simcoe
21 vacation rentals
Halton Hills
224 vacation rentals
Erin
66 vacation rentals
Pelham
216 vacation rentals
Lincoln
136 vacation rentals
Acton
54 vacation rentals
Lowbanks
35 vacation rentals