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Book a vacation rental for your Rifton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rifton with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Rifton

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Rifton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Paso Winery (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • West Park Winery (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • New Paltz Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Apple Greens Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Dutchess County Fairgrounds (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Robibero Winery (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rifton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rifton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Forsyth Park (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Richard L. Skimin Memorial Baseball Field (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Poet's Walk Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rifton

The nearest airport is in Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), located 23.2 mi (37.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), which is 55.6 mi (89.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Rifton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 178 vacation rentals near Rifton. From 110 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 Rifton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Minnewaska State Park: 300 vacation rentals
  • Omega Institute: 593 vacation rentals
  • HITS-on-the-Hudson: 1,001 vacation rentals
  • Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site: 374 vacation rentals
  • Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center: 329 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 110 Houses in Rifton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rifton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 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 Rifton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation rentals with pool available in Rifton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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