Find the best place to stay — Amherst

Where to stay around Amherst?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 36 holiday lettings near Amherst. From 16 houses to 13 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Amherst 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 Amherst?

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

  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst: 65 holiday lettings
  • Amherst Station: 63 holiday lettings
  • Hampshire College: 67 holiday lettings
  • Amherst College: 64 holiday lettings
  • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art: 68 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 houses in Amherst. Our other popular types of Amherst holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Why people love visiting arty Amherst

    The area's art and sports are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Amherst. Travellers to this family-friendly city praise the restaurants, wildlife and tours. The area has so much to see with top attractions such as Springfield Armory, Volleyball Hall of Fame and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete – many rentals come with a kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Attractions in and around Amherst

    First time in Amherst and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Springfield Armory, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Volleyball Hall of Fame or Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Mount Norwottuck, Joseph Skinner State Park and Smith College Botanic Garden. You can take a shopping trip to Holyoke Mall. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campuses of University of Massachusetts-Amherst and Amherst College. Don't forget to buy tickets if you plan to attend a game or event at Mullins Center. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Hampshire College, Emily Dickinson Museum and Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art.