Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Derby getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Derby. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Derby

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Derby a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great River Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Grassy Hill Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Yale Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Robert Treat Farm (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Laurel View Country Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Beardsley Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Derby

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Derby is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • East Rock Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Osborndale State Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Roosevelt Forest (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • West Rock Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Matthies Memorial Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Derby

The nearest airport is in New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 10.9 mi (17.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Derby?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 108 holiday rentals around Derby. From 58 holiday houses to 41 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Derby is on Stayz.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Derby:

  • East Norwalk: 18 holiday homes
  • Momauguin: 22 holiday homes
  • The Hill: 22 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 34 holiday homes
  • Mill River: 23 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Derby?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Derby. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Osborne Homestead Museum: 283 holiday rentals
  • Osborndale State Park: 278 holiday rentals
  • Bridgeport Station: 309 holiday rentals
  • Southford Falls State Park: 266 holiday rentals
  • East Haven Town Beach: 281 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Derby?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 58 Houses in Derby. Our other popular types of Derby holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 41 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Derby?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Derby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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