Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Gorham

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Gorham. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the hiking, restaurants and cycling. Wildcat Mountain Ski Area and Mount Washington State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Gorham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Gorham for its hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gorham a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Sunday River Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Sunday River (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Mount Washington Cog Railway (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Black Mountain Ski Area (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Gorham

Travellers enjoy Gorham for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 97.80 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gorham

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Gorham. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Washington State Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Moose Brook State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Goose Eye Mountain (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Grafton Notch State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Bethel Hill Common (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Jackson Falls (17.4 mi / 28 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gorham

The nearest airport is in Whitefield, NH (HIE-Mount Washington Regional), located 21.2 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Fryeburg, ME (FRY-Eastern Slopes Regional), which is 29.6 mi (47.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Gorham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,728 holiday rentals near Gorham. From 143 Cabins to 762 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gorham for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Gorham:

  • Bretton Woods: 232 holiday homes
  • Bretton Woods Ski Area: 1,301 holiday homes
  • Glen: 472 holiday homes
  • Center Conway: 104 holiday homes
  • Center Lovell: 32 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 Gorham?

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

  • Raft NH: 468 holiday rentals
  • Gorham Historical Society and Railroad Museum: 490 holiday rentals
  • Gorham Moose Tours: 493 holiday rentals
  • Moffett House Museum and Genealogy Center: 246 holiday rentals
  • Grafton Notch State Park: 303 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 143 Cabins in Gorham. Our other popular types of Gorham holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 762 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 143 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 106 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 Gorham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 574 holiday homes with pool available in Gorham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.