Destination guide

Head to the elegant city of Berlin

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Berlin. Travelers to this trendy city praise the restaurants, zoo and cheese shops. Lake Compounce and Mark Twain House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Berlin

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Berlin a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Compounce (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Checkered Flag Raceway (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Timberlin Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Shuttle Meadow County Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Hunter Memorial Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Hawks Landing Country Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Berlin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Berlin is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bushnell Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • East Rock Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Hungerford Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Wilcox Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Walnut Hill Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Giuffrida Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Berlin

Fly into Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), the closest airport, located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 20.8 mi (33.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Berlin Station.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Berlin?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Berlin. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Putter's Paradise Mini Golf: 90 vacation rentals
  • New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park: 84 vacation rentals
  • Checkered Flag Raceway: 89 vacation rentals
  • Shuttle Meadow County Club: 85 vacation rentals
  • Berlin Station: 80 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Berlin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in Berlin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Berlin include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 rentals available
  • Studios: 21 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Berlin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 42 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Berlin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.