Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Philmont

Learn about the unique charm of Philmont with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Philmont

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Philmont a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Catamount Ski Area (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Philmont

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Philmont is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dutchman's Landing (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Taconic Trail State Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Lake Mansfield Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Berkshire Botanical Garden (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Philmont

The nearest airport is in Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 21.9 mi (35.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Philmont?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 170 holiday rentals around Philmont. From 106 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, 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 Philmont is on Stayz.

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

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 Philmont:

  • Lakeville: 22 holiday homes
  • Copake Lake: 29 holiday homes
  • Falls Village: 143 holiday homes
  • South Egremont: 21 holiday homes
  • North Egremont: 20 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 Philmont?

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

  • Pittsfield State Forest: 576 holiday rentals
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park: 646 holiday rentals
  • Mount Lebanon Shaker Village: 611 holiday rentals
  • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park: 918 holiday rentals
  • Montgomery Place: 791 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 106 Houses in Philmont. Our other popular types of Philmont holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 17 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 17 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 Philmont?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Philmont. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.