Where to stay around Amherst?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 117 holiday lettings near Amherst. From 60 Houses to 30 Studios, 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: 75 holiday lettings
  • Amherst Station: 69 holiday lettings
  • Emily Dickinson Museum: 70 holiday lettings
  • Hampshire College: 78 holiday lettings
  • Amherst College: 70 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 60 Houses in Amherst. Our other popular types of Amherst holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 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 Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Take in the natural beauty of Amherst

    Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Amherst. Renowned for its university setting, restaurants and wildlife, this city welcomes all visitors. Springfield Armory and Volleyball Hall of Fame are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Exploring the natural features in Amherst

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Amherst is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Norwottuck (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Joseph Skinner State Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
    • Smith College Botanic Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
    • Look Memorial Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Mount Tom (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)