Destination guide

The rustic area of Spencer awaits your stay

The countryside and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Spencer. This city's local tours, university setting and restaurants attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Spencer

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Spencer a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ithaca Beer Company (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Six Mile Creek Vineyard (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Puddledockers (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • EcoVillage at Ithaca (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Newman Municipal Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Spencer

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Spencer is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterman Conservation Education Center (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Nichols Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Robert H. Treman State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Buttermilk Falls State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Connecticut Hill Wildlife Management Area (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Dewitt Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Spencer

Fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), the closest airport, located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Spencer?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 104 vacation rentals near Spencer. From 56 Houses to 17 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 Spencer for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Spencer?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 56 Houses in Spencer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Spencer include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 rentals available
  • Cottages: 18 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 Spencer?

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