Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Rockport

The area's churches and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Rockport. This city's island views, boating and riverfront draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Rockport

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rockport a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smuggler's Glen Golf Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Thousand Islands Winery (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Coyote Moon Vineyards (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Gananoque Boat Line (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Clayton Island Tours (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Gananoque Golf and Country Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockport

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Rockport. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mary Island State Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • St. Lawrence Islands National Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Heart Island (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Kring Point State Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Wellesley Island State Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Confederation Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockport

The nearest airport is in Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), located 27.1 mi (43.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Ogdensburg, NY (OGS-Ogdensburg Intl.), which is 30.7 mi (49.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Rockport?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals near Rockport. From 36 Houses to 10 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 Rockport for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Wellesley Island State Park: 226 vacation rentals
  • Thousand Islands Winery: 175 vacation rentals
  • 1000 Islands Mall: 42 vacation rentals
  • Boldt Castle: 203 vacation rentals
  • Thousand Islands Bridge: 83 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 25 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 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 Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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