Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Lincoln

The mountains, riverfront and forests display a scene truly unique to Lincoln. This walkable and scenic city is well known for its hiking, skiing and camping. Loon Mountain Ski Resort and Franconia Notch State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Lincoln

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Lincoln has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Loon Mountain Ski Resort (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Cannon Mountain Ski Area (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Waterville Valley Resort (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (26.2 mi / 42.2 km)
  • Cranmore Mountain Resort (27.8 mi / 44.7 km)
  • Clark's Trading Post (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Lincoln

Lincoln is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, March, December or January, when snowfall averages 57 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lincoln

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lincoln. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Franconia Notch State Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mount Washington State Park (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Franconia Notch State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Mount Lincoln (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Profile Lake (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Lincoln

Fly into Whitefield, NH (HIE-Mount Washington Regional), the closest airport, located 22.9 mi (36.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Laconia, NH (LCI-Laconia Municipal), which is 34.7 mi (55.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Lincoln?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 963 holiday rentals around Lincoln. From 286 Houses to 63 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 Lincoln is on Stayz.

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

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 Lincoln:

  • Loon Mountain Ski Resort: 582 holiday homes
  • North Woodstock: 326 holiday homes
  • North Conway Village: 373 holiday homes
  • Eidelweiss Village: 90 holiday homes
  • Littleton: 1,420 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 Lincoln?

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

  • Franconia Notch State Park: 982 holiday rentals
  • Indian Head: 959 holiday rentals
  • Greeley Ponds Trailhead: 1,411 holiday rentals
  • Flume Gorge: 956 holiday rentals
  • Clark's Trading Post: 949 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 286 Houses in Lincoln. Our other popular types of Lincoln holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 63 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 321 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 63 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 Lincoln?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 572 holiday homes with pool available in Lincoln. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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