Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Northampton

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Northampton. Renowned for its university setting, bars and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Springfield Armory and Volleyball Hall of Fame are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Northampton

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Northampton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chesterfield Gorge (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center (16.8 mi / 27 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Northampton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Northampton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smith College Botanic Garden (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Joseph Skinner State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Look Memorial Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Mount Tom (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mount Norwottuck (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Holyoke Heritage State Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Northampton

Fly into Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), the closest airport, located 11.1 mi (17.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 26.8 mi (43.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Northampton Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Northampton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings around Northampton. From 38 houses to 17 flats & apartments, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Northampton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Northampton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Academy of Music Theater: 61 holiday lettings
  • Smith College Botanic Garden: 62 holiday lettings
  • Calvin Theatre and Performing Arts Center: 61 holiday lettings
  • Lyman Conservatory: 61 holiday lettings
  • Smith College: 61 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 38 Houses in Northampton. Our other popular types of Northampton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 18 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Northampton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Northampton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.