Destination guide

Lively Bridgeport will entice you

Take a holiday to Bridgeport and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and festivals. This walkable city is known for its zoo, baseball games and beaches. Yale Bowl and East Rock Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bridgeport

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bridgeport a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beardsley Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • H. Smith Richardson Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Pine Creek Par 3 Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Country Club of Fairfield (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Great River Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bridgeport

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bridgeport. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • East Rock Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Lafayett Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Svihra Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Seaside Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Longfellow Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Lake Mohegan (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Bridgeport

Fly into Bridgeport, CT (BDR-Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into New Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional), which is 16.9 mi (27.1 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Bridgeport Station.

Where to stay near Bridgeport?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 435 holiday rentals near Bridgeport. From 313 Houses to 52 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bridgeport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bridgeport?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bridgeport:

  • Momauguin: 21 holiday homes
  • Devon / Walnut Beach: 28 holiday homes
  • Bethel: 53 holiday homes
  • Rowayton: 17 holiday homes
  • The Hill: 15 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Lafayett Park: 291 holiday rentals
  • Bridgeport Downtown South Historic District: 292 holiday rentals
  • Seaside Park: 305 holiday rentals
  • Glenwood Park: 274 holiday rentals
  • The Adventure Park at Discovery Museum: 288 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 313 Houses in Bridgeport. Our other popular types of Bridgeport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 52 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 52 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 38 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 Bridgeport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in Bridgeport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.