Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Granby

Enjoy the history and other features of Granby. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and parks. Springfield Armory and Mark Twain House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Granby

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Granby a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Acres Vineyard (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Flamig Farm (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Wintonbury Hills Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Talcott Mountain State Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Ski Sundown (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Talcott Mountain Science Center (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Granby

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Granby is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bushnell Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • McLean Game Refuge (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Enders State Forest (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Stratton Brook State Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Northwest Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Penwood State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Granby

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), which is 14.9 mi (23.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Granby?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 31 vacation rentals near Granby. From 18 Houses to 4 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 Granby for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • McLean Game Refuge: 109 vacation rentals
  • Six Flags New England: 73 vacation rentals
  • New Britain Museum of American Art: 83 vacation rentals
  • Central Connecitcut State University: 82 vacation rentals
  • Mount Holyoke College: 91 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 18 Houses in Granby. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Granby include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Granby?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Granby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.