Destination guide

Friendly Windham will entice you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Windham. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and shopping. Portland Observatory and Wadsworth-Longfellow House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Windham

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Windham has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Riverside Municipal Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Joker's Family Fun and Games (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Twin Falls Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Gorham Country Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Sable Oaks Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Southworth Planetarium (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Windham

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Windham is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shaw Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Sebago Lake (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Mackworth Island (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Deering Oaks Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Eastern Promenade (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • East End Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Windham

Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Auburn, ME (LEW-Auburn - Lewiston Municipal), which is 18.3 mi (29.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Windham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 658 holiday rentals around Windham. From 302 Houses to 185 Cottages, 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 Windham is on Stayz.

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

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 Windham:

  • North Windham: 18 holiday homes
  • Camp Ellis: 45 holiday homes
  • Rosemont: 21 holiday homes
  • Biddeford Pool: 75 holiday homes
  • Fortunes Rocks: 36 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 Windham?

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

  • Maine Wildlife Park: 883 holiday rentals
  • Seacoast Adventure: 751 holiday rentals
  • McLellan-Sweat Mansion: 1,371 holiday rentals
  • Scarborough Beach State Park: 1,336 holiday rentals
  • South Portland Historical Society Museum: 1,307 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 302 Houses in Windham. Our other popular types of Windham holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 185 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 185 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 132 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 Windham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Windham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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