Where to stay around Alton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 817 holiday lettings near Alton. From 466 Houses to 157 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: 70 holiday homes
  • South Down Shores: 53 holiday homes
  • The Bays: 25 holiday homes
  • Blueberry Estates: 16 holiday homes
  • Meredith: 41 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: 953 holiday lettings
  • The Barnstormers Theatre: 1,519 holiday lettings
  • Castle in the Clouds: 1,267 holiday lettings
  • Gunstock Mountain Resort: 992 holiday lettings
  • New Hampshire Boat Museum: 1,065 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 466 Houses in Alton. Our other popular types of Alton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 157 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Alton?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 349 waterfront rentals in Alton. You have also many other possibilities in Alton area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 180 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 123 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 67 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 106 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.

    Activities and attractions in Alton

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Alton a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gunstock Mountain Resort (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Ellacoya State Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
    • Bolduc Park (13 mi / 21 km)
    • Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
    • Funspot Family Fun Center (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
    • Highland Mountain Bike Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Alton

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Alton. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Major (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
    • McKinney Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Brewster Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Carry Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Cate Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Albee Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)