Destination guide

The picturesque setting of Amherstburg is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Amherstburg. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and boating, this relaxing city won't disappoint. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Amherstburg

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Amherstburg a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ambassador Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Raisin River Golf Course (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Ford Rouge Factory Tour (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Greenfield Village (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Belle Isle Aquarium (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Gateway Golf Club (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Amherstburg

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Amherstburg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belle Isle (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Heritage Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • William C. Sterling State Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Amherstburg

The nearest airport is in Windsor, ON (YQG), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), which is 19.4 mi (31.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Amherstburg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 50 holiday rentals around Amherstburg. From 5 cottages to 5 holiday houses, 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 Amherstburg is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Gordon House: 63 holiday rentals
  • Fort Malden National Historic Site: 61 holiday rentals
  • Lake Erie Islands Historical Society: 487 holiday rentals
  • Heritage Park: 240 holiday rentals
  • Ciocairo Club of Windsor: 67 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 5 Cottages in Amherstburg. Our other popular types of Amherstburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amherstburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Amherstburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.