Destination guide

Head to the arty city of Waitsfield

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Waitsfield. This scenic city is known for its skiing, hiking and cycling. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Waitsfield

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Waitsfield for its skiing and horse riding. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Waitsfield a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mad River Glen Cooperative (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Ole's Cross Country Center (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Sugarbush Ski Resort (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Ben and Jerry's Factory (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Grand View Winery Tasting Room (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Waitsfield

Travellers enjoy Waitsfield for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in March, February, December or January, when snowfall averages 66.40 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Waitsfield

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Waitsfield. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camel's Hump State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Granville Gulf Reservation (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Hubbard Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Little River State Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Cushman State Forest (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Waitsfield

The nearest airport is in Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Waitsfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 277 holiday rentals around Waitsfield. From 112 Houses to 7 Cabins, 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 Waitsfield is on Stayz.

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

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 Waitsfield:

  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 122 holiday homes
  • Morrisville: 63 holiday homes
  • Stowe Hollow: 94 holiday homes
  • South Royalton: 180 holiday homes
  • Lower Village: 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 Waitsfield?

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

  • Artisans' Gallery: 422 holiday rentals
  • Elaine Beckwith Gallery: 456 holiday rentals
  • Green Mountain Cultural Center: 392 holiday rentals
  • Mad River Glass Gallery: 432 holiday rentals
  • Skinner Barn: 425 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 112 Houses in Waitsfield. Our other popular types of Waitsfield holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Waitsfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 98 holiday homes with pool available in Waitsfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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