Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Storrs

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Storrs. This city's hockey games, surfing and restaurants draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Storrs

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Storrs a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Stafford Motor Speedway (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Tallwood Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Connecticut Golf Land and Games (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mohegan Sun Country Club At Pautipaug (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Storrs

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

  • Tinkerville Brook Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Nathaniel Lyon Memorial Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Bolton Notch State Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Crystal Lake Sandy Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Case Mountain (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Charter Oak Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Storrs

The nearest airport is in Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard), located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 24.2 mi (39 km) away.

Where to stay around Storrs?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Storrs. From 10 Houses to 4 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Storrs for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Storrs:

  • Sturbridge: 30 vacation rentals
  • East Hampton: 34 vacation rentals
  • Holland: 30 vacation rentals
  • Westside Norwich: 16 vacation rentals
  • Stafford: 18 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 Storrs?

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

  • University of Connecticut: 60 vacation rentals
  • Harry A. Gampel Pavilion: 60 vacation rentals
  • Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry: 59 vacation rentals
  • William Benton Museum of Art: 59 vacation rentals
  • Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts: 61 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 10 Houses in Storrs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Storrs include:

  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 14 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Storrs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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