Destination guide

The natural setting of New Preston is ready to explore

Enjoy the wineries and other features of New Preston. This city is well-known for its parks and beaches. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around New Preston

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes New Preston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hopkins Vineyard (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Steep Rock Preserve (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Woodbury Ski Area (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Miranda Vineyard (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Haight-Brown Vineyard (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Preston

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, New Preston is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Waramaug State Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Above All State Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Mount Tom State Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Kent Falls State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Emmanuel Williamson Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around New Preston

The nearest airport is in Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford), located 18.3 mi (29.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Danbury, CT (DXR-Danbury Municipal), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

Where to stay around New Preston?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 149 vacation rentals near New Preston. From 92 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 New Preston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake Waramaug State Park: 275 vacation rentals
  • Hopkins Vineyard: 271 vacation rentals
  • Macedonia Brook State Park: 302 vacation rentals
  • Connecticut Valley Winery: 175 vacation rentals
  • KidsPlay Museum: 202 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 92 Houses in New Preston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Preston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 30 rentals available
  • Cottages: 30 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 New Preston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 48 vacation rentals with pool available in New Preston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.