Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Derby

Enjoy the history and other features of Derby. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. New Era Field and Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Derby

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Derby 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:

  • South Shore Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Ten Thousand Vines (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Buffalo Raceway (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Hamburg Fairgrounds (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Cazenovia Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Derby

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

  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Wendt Beach Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Evangola State Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Orchard Acres Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Chestnut Ridge Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Derby

Fly into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.5 mi (34.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is 28.4 mi (45.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Derby?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 29 vacation rentals near Derby. From 19 Houses to 8 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Derby for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Derby?

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 Derby:

  • Crystal Beach: 73 vacation rentals
  • Allentown: 30 vacation rentals
  • Elmwood Village: 19 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 20 vacation rentals
  • Ridgeway: 29 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 Derby?

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

  • Wendt Beach Park: 94 vacation rentals
  • Graycliff Conservancy: 126 vacation rentals
  • Canalside: 184 vacation rentals
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Fontana Boathouse: 186 vacation rentals
  • Buffalo and Erie County Public Library: 184 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Derby. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Derby include:

  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Derby?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 27 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Derby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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