Destination guide

Travel to scenic Jackson

The mountains and wildlife create a pretty picture of Jackson. Well known for its skiing, bars and hiking, this scenic city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum and National Museum of Wildlife Art. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Jackson

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Jackson a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Snow King Resort (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Grand Targhee Resort (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Amaze'n Maze in Jackson Hole (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Alpine Slide of Jackson Hole (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Teton Ice Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Jackson

Jackson is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, April or December, when snowfall averages 65.40 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Jackson

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Jackson. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Elk Refuge (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Phil Baux Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Teton Pass (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Laurance Rockfeller Preserve (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Snake River Canyon (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Sheep Mountain (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Jackson

The nearest airport is in Jackson Hole, WY (JAC), located 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Jackson?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 971 holiday rentals around Jackson. From 56 cabins to 310 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Jackson is on Stayz.

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

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 Jackson:

  • Spring Creek Ranch: 16 holiday homes
  • Karns Hillside: 50 holiday homes
  • Granite Ridge: 148 holiday homes
  • Teton Pines: 248 holiday homes
  • John Dodge: 194 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 Jackson?

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

  • Jackson Town Square: 1,008 holiday rentals
  • Alpine Slide of Jackson Hole: 999 holiday rentals
  • Cache Creek/Game Creek Loop: 951 holiday rentals
  • Center For The Arts: 1,007 holiday rentals
  • Burnt Ridge: 24 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Jackson 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 Cabins in Jackson?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 56 Cabins in Jackson. Our other popular types of Jackson holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 310 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 418 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 56 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jackson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 199 holiday homes with pool available in Jackson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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