Where to stay around Great Barrington?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 488 holiday lettings near Great Barrington. From 319 houses to 51 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Great Barrington is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Great Barrington?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Great Barrington:

  • Housatonic: 21 holiday homes
  • Lenox: 38 holiday homes
  • Lakeville: 21 holiday homes
  • Copake Lake: 28 holiday homes
  • Lee: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Great Barrington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Great Barrington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ski Butternut: 649 holiday lettings
  • Lake Mansfield Park: 657 holiday lettings
  • Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center: 655 holiday lettings
  • W.E.B. Du Bois Boyhood Homesite: 653 holiday lettings
  • Hancock Shaker Village: 609 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Great Barrington listed on HomeAway 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 Great Barrington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 319 houses in Great Barrington. Our other popular types of Great Barrington holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Great Barrington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 81 holiday homes with pool available in Great Barrington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental House in Great Barrington, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Great Barrington is situated in the far west of the state of Massachusetts. This is very close to the borders with both New York state and Connecticut, in the north-east of the United States of America. Your holidays in Great Barrington will be spent in a part of New England that is known to be an all-year-round resort, so there will be plenty to do in this part of the world. The self catering accommodation in Great Barrington will be provided at the standard you would typically expect from America, with all the luxury and amenities you could ever need.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Great Barrington, USA

    There is a good choice of activities to get involved in on your holidays in Great Barrington. During winter, the nearby Ski Butternut Resort kicks into action, allowing you to participate in skiing and snow-boarding. The resort is very well-served by all the up-to-date facilities you would expect from a top-class winter sports venue. People still flock to Great Barrington during the summer months as well, as there are opportunities to enjoy activities such as swimming, tennis, volleyball, hiking, horse riding, fly fishing, golf and nearby gym facilities.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Great Barrington, USA

    Within the town of Great Barrington itself, there are a few attractions that you may wish to set time aside to visit. These are the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Centre, The Great Barrington Historical Society and Museum and an important architectural attraction in the town is the First Congregational Church of Great Barrington. If you are keen to get out and about more and explore the countryside surrounding the town, during your holidays in Great Barrington, there are a good number of natural parks located within a very short driving distance and these include East Mountain State Forest, Beebe Hill State Forest and Beartown State Forest. All of which will provide you with an ideal opportunity to see the wildlife of Massachusetts at close quarters.

    Weather in Great Barrington, USA

    For your holidays in Great Barrington you can expect a typical continental climate. This means that the summers will usually be pleasantly warm and sunny; whilst the winters can be cold and snowy, especially in the hills around the area. As far as the average temperatures are concerned, July and August will see daytime highs of around the low- to mid-twenties degrees Celsius. From January until February this is more likely to be a degree either side of freezing point.

    Travel to Great Barrington, USA

    The best airport for travel to your self catering accommodation in Great Barrington will be Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) which is located in the east of the state of Massachusetts. This airport has a number of airlines flying to and from the UK and these include United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, BMI, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. The vast majority of flights to Boston depart from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in and around Great Barrington

    Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Great Barrington for its hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Great Barrington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ski Butternut (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Les Trois Emme Winery (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Dry Hill (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Questing (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Catamount Ski Area (7 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Umpachene Falls Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Great Barrington

    Travellers enjoy Great Barrington for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, March, December or January, when snowfall averages 40.68 inches and temperatures average -10°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Great Barrington

    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 Great Barrington. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lake Mansfield Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Beartown State Forest (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Umpachene Falls Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Tyringham Cobble (7.4 mi / 12 km)
    • Berkshire Botanical Garden (8 mi / 12.9 km)
    • Taconic Trail State Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)