Where to stay around Alton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 795 holiday lettings near Alton. From 456 houses to 153 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alton:

  • Alton Bay: 69 holiday homes
  • South Down Shores: 52 holiday homes
  • The Bays: 27 holiday homes
  • Blueberry Estates: 16 holiday homes
  • Meredith: 40 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Mount Major: 938 holiday lettings
  • The Barnstormers Theatre: 1,468 holiday lettings
  • Castle in the Clouds: 1,215 holiday lettings
  • New Hampshire Boat Museum: 1,056 holiday lettings
  • Winnipesaukee Pier: 1,067 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alton 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?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 456 houses in Alton. Our other popular types of Alton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 153 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 68 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 45 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 105 holiday homes with pool available in Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Alton, USA your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking to get away to a very scenic area with many things for visitors to do should try Alton in the Lake Winnipesaukee area. Located in the U.S state of New Hampshire in the north east of the country this area offers wonderful scenery and year round entertainment. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages, B&Bs and campsites.

    Things to do on holiday to Alton, USA

    Alton is a great holiday destination at any time of the year with many activities including winter sports. There are excellent resorts nearby for visitors to try downhill and cross country skiing, sledding, snowboarding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing as well as ice skating. When the snow has melted the scenic area offers great hiking, mountain biking and cycling opportunities. The lake offers many opportunities for fishing as well as other water sports such as swimming, diving, windsurfing, water skiing and sailing. There is no shortage of golf courses to be found near to Alton including the Lake Winnipesaukee Golf Club and Farmington Country Club. At Alton Bay there is a miniature golf course for the whole family to enjoy. Other activities available here include horse riding, tennis and rollerblading. Visitors will find many inns, bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from in and around Alton. Self catering holidaymakers will also be able to purchase food and beverages from stores in the area.

    Places to visit on holiday to Alton, USA

    Holidaymakers staying in Alton will find some wonderful and interesting places of interest in and around the town. For example, Alton has a couple of good museums – Harold S Gilman Museum and Alton Historical Society and Museum. Wolfeboro is just 20 minute’s drive from Alton and is a town with many attractions. These include the Wright Museum of WWII History, Libby Museum and the New Hampshire Boat Museum. About half an hour away is Laconia where there are more sites of interest such as the Laconia Historical & Museum Society and Lake Winnipesaukee Museum.

    Weather in Alton, USA

    June, July and August are the warmest months in this part of New Hampshire with an average high of around 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures in January and February can dip as low as 5 degrees Fahrenheit but average out at about 20. The rainfall across the year is quite even with an average of about 2 inches in February to a highest of 3.6 inches in August.

    Travel to Alton, USA

    Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, Massachusetts is approximately 90 miles from Alton and has numerous flights to and from international cities. These include Amsterdam (AMS), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) as well as many other U.S cities. Car rental firms are located at the airport including Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz and Thrifty.

    Attractions in and around Alton

    Looking for places to see while you're in Alton? To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Albee Beach and Opechee Park Cove Beach and Opechee Point Beach, and green spaces such as Mount Major and McKinney Park. Winter activities you might appreciate include visiting Gunstock Mountain Resort and Bolduc Park. Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for New Hampshire International Speedway. Ellacoya State Park and Winnipesaukee Pier are just a couple of activities around the area. Why not also take in more of the area with visits to Clark House Museum, Wolfeboro Institute of the Arts or Cate Park?