Where to stay around Waitsfield?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 316 holiday lettings near Waitsfield. From 121 houses to 118 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Waitsfield is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Waitsfield?

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

  • Single Chair Lift: 425 holiday lettings
  • Summit Double Ski Lift: 413 holiday lettings
  • Sunshine Double Ski Lift: 399 holiday lettings
  • Green Mountain Express Ski Lift: 398 holiday lettings
  • Sunnyside Ski Lift: 423 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 121 houses in Waitsfield. Our other popular types of Waitsfield holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 118 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Waitsfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 107 holiday homes with pool available in Waitsfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Waitsfield, USA your home away from home

    Waitsfield is a small rural town in Washington County, Vermont. It’s set in a picturesque of forested hills and lies at the heart of the Mad River Valley, with a wide choice of recreation minutes away - in the winter there are two prominent ski areas within minutes of Waitsfield vacation rentals.

    Things to do in Waitsfield, USA

    There’s a great choice of things to do around Waitsfield vacation accommodation, whether you arrive in winter or summer. In the colder months you’ll be able to take part in all kinds of snow-oriented sport. There are two ski areas to be found close by – Mad River Glen and Sugarbush. The former boasts 45 runs, many of which are considered among the most challenging in the region. Still there’s also plenty to appeal to newcomers, as well off-trail enthusiasts; tree-skiing is especially popular at this resort. The other main winter resort in the area is Sugarbush, which is one of the largest in the region, with 111 runs and a skiable area of almost 600 acres. It’s spread across six different peaks and offers a range of runs evenly weighted across all difficulty levels.

    In the summer months you’ll be able to make the most of the fantastic rural scenery around Wakefield self-catering accommodation. At this time of year mountain and road biking are a great way to experience the beautiful scenery, with a large network of off-road trails and a number of local businesses offering hire and maintenance. There are also extensive walking routes, along which you’ll be able to admire fabulous mountain views. Earlier in the year you could come to Waitsfield vacation rentals to enjoy some whitewater rafting on the appropriately named Mad River.

    Places to visit on holiday in Waitsfield, USA

    Vermont’s state capital, Montpelier is less than half an hour by car from Waitsfield vacation accommodation. Here you could visit the Vermont State House, where the Vermont Legislature convenes – entry is free to the public. It’s the smallest state capital in the country and can easily be covered on foot in a couple of hours.

    Weather in Waitsfield, USA

    On holiday at a Waitsfield self-catering vacation rental you can expect a great difference between summer and winter conditions. It’s a continental climate here, bringing sub-zero temperatures and plenty of snowfall between late-November and early-March. Then, from June to September you can expect daytime highs to hit the mid-20s or higher.

    Cheap flights to Waitsfield, USA

    Boston Logan International (BOS) is the nearest major international airport to Waitsfield self-catering vacation accommodation. You can get to Boston from the UK by flying with American Airlines, British Airways or Delta from London Heathrow (LHR). From there it’s a two and a half hour drive up to your destination.

    Activities and attractions in and around Waitsfield

    Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Waitsfield for its skiing and horse riding. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Waitsfield a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mad River Glen Cooperative (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Ole's Cross Country Center (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Sugarbush Ski Resort (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Ben and Jerry's Factory (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Grand View Winery Tasting Room (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Waitsfield

    Travellers enjoy Waitsfield for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in March, February, December or January, when snowfall averages 66.40 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Waitsfield

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Waitsfield. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Camel's Hump State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Granville Gulf Reservation (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Hubbard Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Little River State Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
    • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
    • Cushman State Forest (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)