Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Big Sky

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Big Sky. This scenic city is known for its skiing, hiking and horse riding. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Big Sky

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Big Sky for its skiing, hiking and ziplining. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Big Sky a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Sky Golf Course (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Big Sky Resort (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Moonlight Basin Ski Area (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Madison Meadows Golf Course (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Big Sky

Big Sky is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in December, April, September or January, when snowfall averages 45.08 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Big Sky

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Big Sky is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Sky Community Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Ousel Falls Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Lone Peak (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Gallatin National Forest (26.3 mi / 42.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Big Sky

The nearest airport is in Bozeman, MT (BZN-Gallatin Field), located 36.4 mi (58.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into West Yellowstone, MT (WYS-Yellowstone), which is 40.3 mi (64.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Big Sky?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,059 holiday lettings around Big Sky. From 321 flats & apartments to 144 cabins, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Big Sky?

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 Big Sky:

  • Saddle Ridge: 231 holiday homes
  • Powder Ridge: 365 holiday homes
  • Big Sky Mountain Village: 435 holiday homes
  • Cascade Highlands: 45 holiday homes
  • Skywood Preserve: 47 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 Big Sky? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Big Sky. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Moonlight Basin Ski Area: 762 holiday lettings
  • Historic Crail Ranch: 753 holiday lettings
  • Ousel Falls Park: 731 holiday lettings
  • Big Sky Town Center: 694 holiday lettings
  • Big Sky Golf Course: 736 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Big Sky 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 Flats in Big Sky?

Yes, of course. offers 321 Flats in Big Sky. Our other popular types of Big Sky holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 144 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 386 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 144 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Big Sky?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 222 holiday homes with pool available in Big Sky. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.