Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Fayetteville

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Fayetteville. Travelers like the archaeology, restaurants and shopping in this welcoming and relaxing city. Erie Canal Museum and Museum of Science and Technology are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Fayetteville

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Fayetteville a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Clark Reservation State Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Brooklawn Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Owera Vineyards (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Pratt's Falls County Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • The Wild Animal Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fayetteville

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

  • Onondaga Lake Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Green Lakes State Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Old Erie Canal Historic State Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Clark Reservation State Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Jamesville Beach Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Thorndon Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Fayetteville

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.8 mi (12.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 32.1 mi (51.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Fayetteville?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 39 vacation rentals near Fayetteville. From 23 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 Fayetteville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Green Lakes State Park: 149 vacation rentals
  • Towne Center Mall: 153 vacation rentals
  • Stickley Museum: 155 vacation rentals
  • Gage Home Museum: 160 vacation rentals
  • Syracuse University: 171 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Fayetteville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fayetteville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 Fayetteville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Fayetteville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.