Destination guide

The scenic city of Ketchum awaits you

The mountains and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Ketchum. This city is walkable and scenic, recognised for its skiing, hiking and cycling. 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 Ketchum

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Ketchum for its skiing, hiking and cycling. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ketchum a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • River Run Day Lodge (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Big Wood Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Sun Valley Ski Resort (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Soldier Mountain Ski Area (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Ketchum

Ketchum is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, December or November, when snowfall averages 51.65 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ketchum

Travellers enjoy Ketchum for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ketchum is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dollar Mountain (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Bald Mountain (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Sawtooth National Recreation Area (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sawtooth National Forest (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ketchum

Fly into Sun Valley, ID (SUN-Friedman Memorial), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ketchum?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 741 holiday lettings around Ketchum. From 187 houses to 421 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Ketchum:

  • River Run: 176 holiday homes
  • Board Ranch: 29 holiday homes
  • Weyyakin Ranch: 164 holiday homes
  • Elkhorn Village: 182 holiday homes
  • Saddle View: 49 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 Ketchum? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ketchum. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bald Mountain: 726 holiday lettings
  • River Run Day Lodge: 726 holiday lettings
  • Gallery DeNovo: 775 holiday lettings
  • Sun Valley Center for the Arts: 727 holiday lettings
  • PK's Ski and Sports: 747 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ketchum listed on 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 Ketchum?

Yes, of course. offers 187 Houses in Ketchum. Our other popular types of Ketchum holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 421 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ketchum?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 363 holiday homes with pool available in Ketchum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.