Destination guide

The scenic city of Ketchum awaits you

The mountains and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Ketchum. This city is walkable and scenic, recognised for its skiing, hiking and cycling. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Ketchum

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Ketchum for its skiing, hiking and cycling. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ketchum a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • River Run Day Lodge (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Big Wood Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Sun Valley Ski Resort (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Soldier Mountain Ski Area (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Ketchum

Ketchum is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, December or November, when snowfall averages 51.65 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ketchum

Travellers enjoy Ketchum for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ketchum is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dollar Mountain (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Bald Mountain (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Sawtooth National Recreation Area (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sawtooth National Forest (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ketchum

Fly into Sun Valley, ID (SUN-Friedman Memorial), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Ketchum?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 771 holiday rentals near Ketchum. From 195 Houses to 441 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ketchum for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Ketchum:

  • River Run: 176 holiday homes
  • Board Ranch: 31 holiday homes
  • Weyyakin Ranch: 162 holiday homes
  • Elkhorn Village: 194 holiday homes
  • Elkhorn Twin Creeks: 34 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 Ketchum?

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

  • Gallery DeNovo: 757 holiday rentals
  • River Run Day Lodge: 758 holiday rentals
  • Sun Valley Visitor Center: 758 holiday rentals
  • Bald Mountain: 754 holiday rentals
  • PK's Ski and Sports: 757 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ketchum listed on Stayz 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 Ketchum?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 195 Houses in Ketchum. Our other popular types of Ketchum holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 441 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 18 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 18 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ketchum?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 334 holiday homes with pool available in Ketchum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.