Destination guide

Travel to scenic Jackson

The mountains and wildlife create a pretty picture of Jackson. Well known for its skiing, bars and hiking, this scenic city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum and National Museum of Wildlife Art. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Jackson

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Jackson a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Snow King Resort (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Grand Targhee Resort (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Amaze'n Maze in Jackson Hole (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Alpine Slide of Jackson Hole (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Teton Ice Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Jackson

Jackson is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, April or December, when snowfall averages 65.40 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Jackson

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Jackson. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Elk Refuge (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Phil Baux Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Teton Pass (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Laurance Rockfeller Preserve (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Snake River Canyon (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Sheep Mountain (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Jackson

The nearest airport is in Jackson Hole, WY (JAC), located 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Jackson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,007 holiday lettings around Jackson. From 54 Cabins to 306 Houses, 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 Jackson?

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 Jackson:

  • Karns Hillside: 40 holiday homes
  • Granite Ridge: 148 holiday homes
  • Sage Hen: 17 holiday homes
  • Teton Pines: 261 holiday homes
  • The Ponds: 16 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 Jackson?

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

  • Miller House: 956 holiday lettings
  • Jackson City Hall: 996 holiday lettings
  • Jackson Town Square: 996 holiday lettings
  • Center For The Arts: 1,020 holiday lettings
  • Burnt Ridge: 20 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Jackson 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 Cabins in Jackson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 54 Cabins in Jackson. Our other popular types of Jackson holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 306 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 453 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 54 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jackson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 202 holiday homes with pool available in Jackson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.