Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Montpelier

The area's architecture and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Montpelier. Well known for its restaurants, cycling and local tours, this scenic city won't disappoint. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Montpelier

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Montpelier a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rock of Ages (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Ben and Jerry's Factory (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Grand View Winery Tasting Room (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Swimming Hole (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Ole's Cross Country Center (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Stowe Golf Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Montpelier

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montpelier is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hubbard Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Little River State Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Camel's Hump State Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Wiessner Woods (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Sterling Falls Gorge Trailhead (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Granville Gulf Reservation (20.7 mi / 33.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Montpelier

Fly into Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Stowe, VT (MVL-Morrisville-Stowe State), which is 19.3 mi (31 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Montpelier Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Montpelier?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,173 holiday rentals around Montpelier. From 551 Houses to 83 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 Montpelier is on Stayz.

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

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 Montpelier:

  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 123 holiday homes
  • Morrisville: 68 holiday homes
  • Jeffersonville: 183 holiday homes
  • Waitsfield: 279 holiday homes
  • Stowe Hollow: 95 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 Montpelier?

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

  • Smugglers Notch State Park: 790 holiday rentals
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center: 393 holiday rentals
  • Hope Cemetery: 253 holiday rentals
  • Underhill State Park: 821 holiday rentals
  • Stowe Area Association: 812 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 551 Houses in Montpelier. Our other popular types of Montpelier holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 83 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 354 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 83 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montpelier?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 478 holiday homes with pool available in Montpelier. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.