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.

Where to stay near Hamilton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 120 house rentals near Hamilton. From 66 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hamilton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hamilton?

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

  • Stoney Creek: 16 vacation rentals
  • Central Hamilton: 17 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 1,197 vacation rentals
  • North York: 1,659 vacation rentals
  • Entertainment District: 653 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to 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: 94 home rentals
  • Christie Lake Conservation Area: 106 home rentals
  • FirstOntario Centre: 106 home rentals
  • Mohawk College: 104 home rentals
  • McMaster University: 102 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 66 Houses in Hamilton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hamilton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 8 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 8 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hamilton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 17 vacation homes with pool available in Hamilton.

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