Where to stay around Alton Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 70 holiday lettings near Alton Bay. From 45 Houses to 10 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alton Bay 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 Alton Bay?

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

  • Castle in the Clouds: 1,267 holiday lettings
  • Gunstock Mountain Resort: 992 holiday lettings
  • New Hampshire Boat Museum: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Winnipesaukee Pier: 1,071 holiday lettings
  • Endicott Rock Park: 1,064 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alton Bay 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 Alton Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 45 Houses in Alton Bay. Our other popular types of Alton Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Alton Bay?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 37 waterfront rentals in Alton Bay. You have also many other possibilities in Alton Bay area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 17 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 12 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Alton Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 3 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Alton Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Alton Bay, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Alton Bay is a small town, located on the south-eastern shoreline of Lake Winnipesaukee, in eastern New Hampshire, USA. The town forms part of the Lakes Region, one of the state’s most popular tourist destinations, drawing thousands of tourists from throughout New Hampshire, the New England region of the USA and beyond. Most of these visitors are looking to enjoy the outdoor activities which can be enjoyed in the region’s stunning landscape of forested mountains, deep lakes and fast-flowing rivers. Tourists from the UK looking to spend their holidays in Alton Bay will find that there is a good choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available in and around the town, mainly in the form of lakeside chalets, log cabins and cottages.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Alton Bay, USA

    It will come as no surprise to those considering spending their holidays in Alton Bay to discover that the majority of the activities here are focused on water-sports. Canoeing, yachting, boating and kayaking are especially popular here, whilst the well stocked lake has also proven to be a popular destination amongst freshwater anglers. On dry land, the surrounding landscape lends itself well to hiking, walking, cycling and horse riding, whilst golfing enthusiasts will find that there are several extensive courses to be found close by. The higher elevations of this part of New Hampshire provide enough snow cover in the winter months for skiing and other winter sports activities.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Alton Bay, USA

    The region’s largest town, Laconia, is well placed for visitors enjoying their holidays in Alton Bay who need to partake in a spot of retail therapy. Laconia also boasts a wonderful choice of restaurants and cafés, as well as such tourist attractions as the former Indian settlement of Acquadocton Village, Belknap Mill Society Museum, Lake Winnisquam Historical Society Museum and the appropriately named Funspot Family Fun Centre. Slightly further afield, the state’s capital, Concord, is also well worth a visit, boasting such historical attractions as the 19th century New Hampshire State House, Capitol Centre for the Arts and the McAuliffe-Shepherd Discovery Centre.

    Weather in Alton Bay, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Alton Bay will find that New Hampshire as a whole has a humid, continental climate. Summers can be quite warm, with temperatures often reaching the high-twenties degrees Celsius, whilst winter temperatures will often stay below 0 degrees. The region’s average annual precipitation of 35 inches will regularly fall as snow in the mid-winter months.

    Travel to Alton Bay, USA

    Travellers from the UK looking to spend their holidays in Alton Bay will first fly to Boston-Logan International Airport (BOS), which is a comfortable drive away, in the neighbouring state of Massachusetts. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and American Airlines operate regular Trans-Atlantic flights to this busy international airport, departing from London Heathrow (LHR)

    Activities and attractions in and around Alton Bay

    Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alton Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gunstock Mountain Resort (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Ellacoya State Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Bolduc Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Funspot Family Fun Center (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Ridgewood Country Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Alton Bay

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alton Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Major (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Carry Beach (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
    • McKinney Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Ellacoya State Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Brewster Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Cate Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)