Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Grand Isle

The area's art galleries and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Grand Isle. This city's golfing, island views and parks draw many visitors. Waterfront Park and Church Street Marketplace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Grand Isle

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Grand Isle has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Champlain (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Burton Island State Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • ELFS Farm Winery and Cider Mill (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Snow Farm Vineyard and Winery (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Gordon H. Paquette Arena at Leddy Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Grand Isle

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Grand Isle is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterfront Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Grand Isle State Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Lake Champlain (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Burton Island State Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • St. Albans Bay Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Alburg Dunes State Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Grand Isle

Fly into Plattsburgh, NY (PBG-Plattsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 19.1 mi (30.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Grand Isle?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 303 vacation rentals near Grand Isle. From 155 Houses to 111 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Grand Isle for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Grand Isle State Park: 347 vacation rentals
  • Grand Isle Art Works: 340 vacation rentals
  • Ausable Chasm: 327 vacation rentals
  • Lake Champlain Ferry: 318 vacation rentals
  • Essex Junction-Burlington Station: 622 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Isle 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 Grand Isle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 155 Houses in Grand Isle. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grand Isle include:

  • Cabins: 111 rentals available
  • Cottages: 111 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 111 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Grand Isle?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Grand Isle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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