Destination guide

Friendly East Syracuse will entice you

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in East Syracuse. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, university setting and restaurants. Erie Canal Museum and Museum of Science and Technology are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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.


Activities and attractions in East Syracuse

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes East Syracuse a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Brooklawn Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • WonderWorks (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • 5 Wits Adventure (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Clark Reservation State Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Liverpool Public Golf and Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Syracuse

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, East Syracuse is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onondaga Lake Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Old Erie Canal Historic State Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Green Lakes State Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Thorndon Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • E.M. Mills Rose Garden (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Hopkins Road County Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around East Syracuse

The nearest airport is in Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Rome, NY (RME-Griffiss Intl.), which is 32.9 mi (53 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around East Syracuse?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 58 vacation rentals near East Syracuse. From 36 Houses to 6 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Syracuse for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Old Erie Canal Historic State Park: 110 vacation rentals
  • Green Lakes State Park: 150 vacation rentals
  • Syracuse University: 169 vacation rentals
  • Lake Onondaga: 140 vacation rentals
  • New York State Fairgrounds: 145 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Syracuse 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 East Syracuse?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 Houses in East Syracuse. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Syracuse include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in East Syracuse?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in East Syracuse. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.