Ludlow is a village surrounded by wooded hills at the base of the Okemo Mountain in Windsor County, Southern Vermont. It is possible to visit Ludlow self catering accommodation at any time of the year and find a wealth of things to do and see for the whole family.
In the summer staying in a Ludlow vacation rental means a wealth of outdoor occupations and activities. Just north of the village there are several lakes for fishing, swimming, kayaking and boating. Echo Lake in particular has boat rental, a beach, a playground, picnic areas and hundreds of acres of fields and grass. One of the most beautiful places to swim is the swimming hole at Buttermilk Falls; there are rocks up to ten feet high to jump off into the refreshingly cool waters below. A protected area, this is a wonderful place with the large waterfall, a wading pool and the rocky swimming hole. Trekking, climbing, biking, horse riding or just walking through this beautiful scenery are all popular while sampling the local delicacies like maple syrup must not be missed.
In the winter Okemo Mountain comes in to its own so if you are hoping for winter sports then a vacation rental in Ludlow is the place to be. Okemo Mountain Resort was rated the best US Family Snow Resort so you know that everyone is going to have fun and be safe. There’s skiing, cross country, snowboarding, snowshoeing, sledding, hiking and mountain biking, with 624 acres of ski able area, twelve chairlifts, seven surface lifts, trails, runs and snow making facilities to ensure the perfect winter sports experience even when nature falls short, which is rare.
Ludlow self-catering vacation rentals are within just 12 miles of Londonderry, a small historic town from the 18th century, or Rutland a few miles further on which has a large number of summer events, like Art in the Park, Friday Night Live, an Ethnic Festival, a Farmers Market and a number of Summer Concerts. Rutland is also famous for it Halloween Parade which has been happening for more than 50 years.
At Ludlow vacation rentals you can expect to enjoy comfortable temperatures of around 28 degrees centigrade in the summer months while the lowest temperatures are generally in January and can drop to minus 14 degrees centigrade. The plus for the winter are the average 232 centimetres of snow which is way above the national average.
Getting to Ludlow self-catering vacation rentals from the UK is probably best accomplished by flying to Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston and driving from there; the scenery on the way is spectacular. Most major airlines fly from most major UK airports.