Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Ripton

The forests, mountains and parks display a scene truly unique to Ripton. This city's restaurants, bars and hiking attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and welcoming location. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Ripton

Are you looking for 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 Ripton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rikert Nordic Center (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Middlebury College Snow Bowl Ski Area (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lincoln Peak Vineyard (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Sugarbush Ski Resort (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Ole's Cross Country Center (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ripton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Ripton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Green Mountain National Forest (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Texas Falls Recreation Area (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Branbury State Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Granville Gulf Reservation (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Cushman State Forest (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ripton

Fly into Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), the closest airport, located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), which is 32.3 mi (52 km) away.

Where to stay around Ripton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 281 holiday lettings near Ripton. From 107 Houses to 113 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ripton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail: 399 holiday lettings
  • Rikert Nordic Center: 417 holiday lettings
  • Invernesse Ski Lift: 419 holiday lettings
  • New England Maple Museum: 720 holiday lettings
  • Texas Falls Recreation Area: 506 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 107 Houses in Ripton. Our other popular types of Ripton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 113 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 24 self catering accommodations

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 Ripton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 94 holiday homes with pool available in Ripton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.