Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Brookfield

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Brookfield. This trendy city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. 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 and around Brookfield

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Brookfield a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Richter Park Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Woodbury Ski Area (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Steep Rock Preserve (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Quassy Amusement Park (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brookfield

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Brookfield. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Still River Greenway (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Tarrywile Park and Mansion (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Hollow Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Southford Falls State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Brookfield

The nearest airport is in Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), located 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Brookfield?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 99 vacation rentals near Brookfield. From 69 Houses to 5 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 Brookfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Brookfield?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Brookfield:

  • Devon / Walnut Beach: 28 vacation rentals
  • Newtown: 262 vacation rentals
  • Cornwall Bridge: 16 vacation rentals
  • Washington Depot: 143 vacation rentals
  • Bethel: 55 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Lions Park: 226 vacation rentals
  • Brookfield Golf Course: 213 vacation rentals
  • Silver Sands State Park: 298 vacation rentals
  • Lake Waramaug State Park: 292 vacation rentals
  • Short Beach: 334 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 69 Houses in Brookfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brookfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 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 Brookfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Brookfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.