Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Niagara Falls State Park

The waterfalls, riverfront and parks are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Niagara Falls State Park. This city's local tours, island views and skyscrapers attract many visitors, and its scenic and cosmopolitan location add to the charm. American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls are just a couple of the must-sees. 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 Niagara Falls

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Niagara Falls a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarium of Niagara (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Buffalo Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Maid of the Mist (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Bird Kingdom (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Fallsview Indoor Waterpark (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Great Canadian Midway (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Niagara Falls

Travelers love Niagara Falls for its stunning river views and scenic parks. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Niagara Falls is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Niagara Falls State Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • American Falls (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Bridal Veil Falls (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Horseshoe Falls (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Cave of the Winds (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Whirlpool State Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Niagara Falls

Fly into Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), which is 19.7 mi (31.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Niagara Falls Station or Niagara Falls Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Niagara Falls?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 93 house rentals near Niagara Falls. From 63 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Niagara Falls for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Niagara Falls?

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 Niagara Falls:

  • Downtown Niagara Falls: 35 vacation rentals
  • Historic Old Town: 132 vacation rentals
  • Old Town Historic District: 113 vacation rentals
  • Port Dalhousie: 16 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Niagara Falls: 94 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 Niagara Falls?

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

  • Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center: 154 home rentals
  • Niagara University: 152 home rentals
  • Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls: 169 home rentals
  • American Falls: 154 home rentals
  • Goat Island: 155 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Niagara Falls 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 Niagara Falls?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 63 Houses in Niagara Falls. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Niagara Falls include:

  • Cabins: 2 lodging choices
  • Hotels: 4 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 18 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Niagara Falls?

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