Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Monroe getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Monroe. This city has something for everyone. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Monroe

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Monroe 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 (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Beardsley Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Grassy Hill Country Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Monroe

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Monroe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • East Rock Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Osborndale State Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Roosevelt Forest (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Boothe Memorial Park and Museum (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Lake Mohegan (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Svihra Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Monroe

The nearest airport is in Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), 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 can also fly into Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), which is 12.5 mi (20.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Monroe?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 50 holiday rentals near Monroe. From 30 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monroe for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Monroe:

  • Devon / Walnut Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Washington Depot: 139 holiday homes
  • Bethel: 57 holiday homes
  • Rowayton: 15 holiday homes
  • Terryville: 49 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 Monroe?

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

  • Monroe Plaza Shopping Center: 279 holiday rentals
  • Monroe Center Historic District: 280 holiday rentals
  • Southford Falls State Park: 268 holiday rentals
  • Lafayett Park: 297 holiday rentals
  • Westfield Connecticut Post Mall: 302 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 30 Houses in Monroe. Our other popular types of Monroe holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 3 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 Monroe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Monroe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.