Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Rome

Take a vacation to Rome and enjoy the area's entertainment, theater scene and opera. Renowned for its ice skating, hockey games and casino gaming, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rome

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Rome a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whisper Wind Equestrian Center (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Woods Valley Ski Area (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sylvan Beach Amusement Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Utica Zoo (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Valley View Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Airborne Adventures Ballooning (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rome

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Rome is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Delta Lake State Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Verona Beach State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Pixley Falls State Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Great Swamp Conservancy (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Oxbow Falls Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Oneida Lake (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rome

The nearest airport is in Rome, NY (RME-Griffiss Intl.), located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), which is 33.6 mi (54.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Rome Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Rome?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 70 vacation rentals near Rome. From 41 Houses to 2 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 Rome for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Erie Canal Village: 94 vacation rentals
  • Rome Historical Society & Museum: 77 vacation rentals
  • H.P. Sears Service Station Museum: 76 vacation rentals
  • Rome Station: 79 vacation rentals
  • Whisper Wind Equestrian Center: 83 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 41 Houses in Rome. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rome include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 60 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Rome. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.