Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Troy

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Troy. This city's university setting, restaurants and riverfront draw many visitors. The Egg and New York State Museum 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

Activities and attractions in Troy

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Troy has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Waubeeka Golf Links (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Troy

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Troy is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washington Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Peebles Island State Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Falls View Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Albany Riverfront Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Lions Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Troy

The nearest airport is in Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), which is 14.4 mi (23.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Troy?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 211 vacation rentals near Troy. From 106 Houses to 10 Farmhouses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Troy for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: 127 vacation rentals
  • Poestenkill Falls: 125 vacation rentals
  • Rensselaer County Historical Society and Museum: 125 vacation rentals
  • Arts Center of the Capital Region: 131 vacation rentals
  • Joseph L Bruno Stadium: 117 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 106 Houses in Troy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Troy include:

  • Farmhouses: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Troy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 23 vacation rentals with pool available in Troy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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