Destination guide

Travel to captivating New Milford

Enjoy the area's entertainment, festivals and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in New Milford. Renowned for its cafés, shopping and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around New Milford

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes New Milford a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Steep Rock Preserve (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Woodbury Ski Area (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Hopkins Vineyard (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Thunder Ridge Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Richter Park Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Quassy Amusement Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Milford

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

  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lake Waramaug State Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Mount Tom State Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Flanders Nature Center (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Glebe House Museum and The Gertrude Jekyll Garden (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Hollow Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around New Milford

Fly into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), which is 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away.

Where to stay around New Milford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 184 vacation rentals near New Milford. From 109 Houses to 36 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New Milford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to New Milford?

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 New Milford:

  • Lakeville: 23 vacation rentals
  • Newtown: 258 vacation rentals
  • Winsted: 29 vacation rentals
  • Falls Village: 146 vacation rentals
  • Cornwall Bridge: 16 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 New Milford?

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

  • Emmanuel Williamson Park: 271 vacation rentals
  • Elephant's Trunk Flea Market: 219 vacation rentals
  • Lake Waramaug State Park: 289 vacation rentals
  • Mohawk Mountain Ski Area: 264 vacation rentals
  • Southford Falls State Park: 261 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Milford 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 New Milford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 109 Houses in New Milford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Milford include:

  • Cottages: 36 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 36 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in New Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 49 vacation rentals with pool available in New Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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