Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in South Hero

Enjoy the wineries and other features of South Hero. This city's lake, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Waterfront Park and Church Street Marketplace are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around South Hero

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that South Hero has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Champlain (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Snow Farm Vineyard and Winery (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • ELFS Farm Winery and Cider Mill (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Gordon H. Paquette Arena at Leddy Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Burton Island State Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Hero

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Hero is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterfront Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Lake Champlain (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Grand Isle State Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Airport Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Ethan Allen Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Burton Island State Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Hero

The nearest airport is in Plattsburgh, NY (PBG-Plattsburgh Intl.), located 8 mi (12.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 14 mi (22.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Hero?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 215 holiday lettings around South Hero. From 113 houses to 83 cabins, 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 South Hero?

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 South Hero:

  • South End: 38 holiday homes
  • Malletts Bay: 35 holiday homes
  • Centennial: 26 holiday homes
  • Old North End: 35 holiday homes
  • Essex Junction: 17 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 South Hero? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in South Hero. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Snow Farm Vineyard and Winery: 320 holiday lettings
  • Crete Memorial Civic Center: 249 holiday lettings
  • Plattsburgh Station: 268 holiday lettings
  • Airborne Speedway: 288 holiday lettings
  • Burlington City Arts Center: 301 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Hero 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 South Hero?

Yes, of course. offers 113 Houses in South Hero. Our other popular types of South Hero holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 83 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Hero?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in South Hero. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.