Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Wellington

The area's wineries and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Wellington. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its golfing, island views and parks. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Wellington

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Wellington a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Trail Estate Winery (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyards and Estate Winery (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Hinterland Winery (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Lift Haus Winery (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lacey Estates Winery (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Karlo Estates Winery (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wellington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wellington is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wellington Main Street Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Wellington Rotary Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • North Beach Provincial Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Sandbanks Provincial Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Quinte's Isle - Prince Edward County (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Centennial Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Wellington

Fly into Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), the closest airport, located 43.1 mi (69.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Wellington?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 54 house rentals near Wellington. From 11 Cottages to 38 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wellington 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 Wellington?

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

  • Prince Edward County Lavender: 327 home rentals
  • Sandbanks Estate Winery: 299 home rentals
  • Wellington Heritage Museum: 347 home rentals
  • Hillier Hall: 296 home rentals
  • Hillier Creek Estates: 293 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wellington 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 Cottages in Wellington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Cottages in Wellington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wellington include:

  • Houses: 38 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 11 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 3 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 Wellington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation homes with pool available in Wellington.