Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Oswego

The area's history and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Oswego. This city's lake, university setting and riverfront draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Oswego

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oswego a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oswego Speedway (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battle Island State Park Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Thunder Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Pines Golf Course (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Radisson Greens Golf Club (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Elms Golf Course (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Oswego

Travellers enjoy Oswego for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oswego is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breitbeck Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Fair Haven Beach State Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Selkirk Shores State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Beaver Lake Nature Center (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Sandy Island Beach State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Salmon River Fish Hatchery (26.3 mi / 42.3 km)

Transport to and around Oswego

Fly into Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.), the closest airport, located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Oswego?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 56 holiday rentals near Oswego. From 32 Houses to 17 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oswego for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Oswego?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Oswego. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Safe Haven Museum and Education Center: 48 holiday rentals
  • Breitbeck Park: 45 holiday rentals
  • Oswego Speedway: 58 holiday rentals
  • Oswego Country Club: 48 holiday rentals
  • State University of New York-Oswego: 56 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oswego listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Oswego?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Houses in Oswego. Our other popular types of Oswego holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 17 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 17 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oswego?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Oswego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.