Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Marcellus getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Marcellus with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Museum of Science and Technology and Erie Canal Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Marcellus

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

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • White Birch Vineyards Tasting Room (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Charlie Major Nature Trail (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Camillus Forest Unique Area (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Anyela's Vineyards (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • New York State Fairgrounds (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Marcellus

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Marcellus is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onondaga Lake Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Camillus Erie Canal Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Camillus Forest Unique Area (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Skaneateles Lake (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Burnet Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Lakeview Ampitheater (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Marcellus

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 27.5 mi (44.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Marcellus?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 134 vacation rentals near Marcellus. From 89 Houses to 12 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 Marcellus for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fingerlakes Mall: 295 vacation rentals
  • Syracuse University: 154 vacation rentals
  • Lake Onondaga: 126 vacation rentals
  • New York State Fairgrounds: 129 vacation rentals
  • Central New York Regional Market: 142 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 89 Houses in Marcellus. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marcellus include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 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 Marcellus?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Marcellus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.