Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Hamden getaway

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Hamden. This city's hockey games, camping and university setting draw many visitors. East Rock Park and Yale Bowl are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hamden

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Hamden a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Compounce (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Laurel View Country Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sleeping Giant Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Tradition Golf Club at Wallingford (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Yale Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Connecticut Sportsplex (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hamden

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hamden. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • East Rock Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Sleeping Giant State Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • West Rock Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Edgerton Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Wharton Brook State Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Marsh Botanical Garden (5 mi / 8.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Hamden

Fly into New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), the closest airport, located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 12.6 mi (20.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hamden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 129 holiday rentals around Hamden. From 82 Houses to 26 Condos/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 Hamden is on Stayz.

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

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 Hamden:

  • Momauguin: 25 holiday homes
  • Devon / Walnut Beach: 28 holiday homes
  • Madison Center: 40 holiday homes
  • Bantam: 109 holiday homes
  • Terryville: 53 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 Hamden?

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

  • Mount Carmel: 241 holiday rentals
  • Edgerton Park: 256 holiday rentals
  • Acme Mall Shopping Center: 254 holiday rentals
  • East Rock Park: 258 holiday rentals
  • Ireland's Great Hunger Museum: 266 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 82 Houses in Hamden. Our other popular types of Hamden holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 16 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 16 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 Hamden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Hamden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.