Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Derry

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Derry. This city's basketball games, riverfront and bird watching 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 Derry

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

  • Canobie Lake Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Canobie Lake Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Atkinson Country Golf Course (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Derryfield Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Anheuser-Busch Brewery (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Crystal Lake Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Derry

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Derry is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Veterans Memorial Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Beaver Pond (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Bear Brook State Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Silver Lake State Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Penguin Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Pomps Pond (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Derry

The nearest airport is in Manchester, NH (MHT-Manchester-Boston Regional), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Nashua, NH (ASH-Nashua Municipal), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Derry?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 32 vacation rentals near Derry. From 16 Houses to 7 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 Derry for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Southern New Hampshire University: 67 vacation rentals
  • Canobie Lake Park: 99 vacation rentals
  • Bear Brook State Park: 83 vacation rentals
  • Merrimack Premium Outlets: 69 vacation rentals
  • New England Dragway: 618 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 16 Houses in Derry. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Derry include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 internet/wifi in Derry?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 31 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Derry. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.