Destination guide

Tranquil Dryden will entice you

Experience the unique character of Dryden with a stay in a vacation home rental. This relaxing city allures visitors with its university setting and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Dryden

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Dryden has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elm Tree Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Cascades Indoor Waterpark (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Greek Peak Mountain Resort (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Cortland Beer Company (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Six Mile Creek Vineyard (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dryden

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dryden is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cornell Plantations (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Ithaca Falls Natural Area (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Dewitt Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Allan H. Treman State Marine Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Buttermilk Falls State Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Lansing Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dryden

The nearest airport is in Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), which is 9.5 mi (15.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dryden?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 98 vacation rentals near Dryden. From 51 Houses to 27 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 Dryden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tompkins Cortland Community College: 188 vacation rentals
  • Bacchus Brewing Company: 193 vacation rentals
  • Cornell University: 615 vacation rentals
  • Ithaca College: 270 vacation rentals
  • Taughannock Falls State Park: 440 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 51 Houses in Dryden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dryden include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 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 Dryden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 17 vacation rentals with pool available in Dryden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.