Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Franklin

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Franklin. This relaxing city is known for its hiking, horse riding and kayaking. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Franklin

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Franklin for its hiking and horse riding. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Franklin a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Highland Mountain Bike Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Ragged Mountain Ski Resort (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Rollins State Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Bolduc Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Beaver Meadow Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Lake Sunapee Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Franklin

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

  • Tarbin Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Highland Mountain Bike Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Profile Falls (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Mount Kearsarge (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Opechee Park Cove Beach and Opechee Point Beach (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Rollins State Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Franklin

The nearest airport is in Laconia, NH (LCI-Laconia Municipal), located 15 mi (24.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Concord, NH (CON-Concord Municipal), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Franklin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 177 holiday lettings near Franklin. From 89 Houses to 15 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Franklin 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 Franklin?

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

  • Toad Hall: 667 holiday lettings
  • Tarbin Gardens: 595 holiday lettings
  • Daniel Webster Birthplace State Historic Site: 517 holiday lettings
  • Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook: 1,211 holiday lettings
  • New Hampshire Audubon: 741 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 89 Houses in Franklin. Our other popular types of Franklin holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 56 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 56 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 Franklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Franklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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