Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Storrs

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Storrs. This city's hockey games, surfing and restaurants draw many visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Storrs

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Storrs a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Stafford Motor Speedway (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Tallwood Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Land and Games (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mohegan Sun Country Club At Pautipaug (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Storrs

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

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Nathaniel Lyon Memorial Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Case Mountain (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Charter Oak Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Storrs

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 24.2 mi (39 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Storrs?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13 holiday rentals around Storrs. From 9 holiday houses to 3 cabins, 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 Storrs is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Harry A. Gampel Pavilion: 46 holiday rentals
  • Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry: 44 holiday rentals
  • University of Connecticut: 49 holiday rentals
  • Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts: 49 holiday rentals
  • William Benton Museum of Art: 46 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 9 Houses in Storrs. Our other popular types of Storrs holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 3 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 3 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Storrs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 13 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Storrs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.