Destination guide

The friendly city of Homer awaits you

The area's architecture and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Homer. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its lake, local tours and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Homer

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Homer a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Song Mountain Resort (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Cortland Country Music Park and Campground (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Cortland Beer Company (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Vesper Hills Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Elm Tree Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cascades Indoor Waterpark (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Homer

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Homer. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dwyer Memorial Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bahar Nature Preserve (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Skaneateles Lake (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Lockwood Lavender Farm (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Pratt's Falls County Park (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Jamesville Beach Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Homer

The nearest airport is in Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Homer?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 84 vacation rentals near Homer. From 39 Houses to 16 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 Homer for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Homer?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Houses in Homer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Homer include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 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 Homer?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Homer. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.