Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Gorham

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Gorham. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the hiking, restaurants and cycling. Wildcat Mountain Ski Area and Mount Washington State Park 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Gorham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Gorham for its hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gorham a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Sunday River Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Sunday River (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Mount Washington Cog Railway (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Black Mountain Ski Area (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Gorham

Travellers enjoy Gorham for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 97.80 inches and temperatures average -14°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gorham

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

  • Mount Washington State Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Moose Brook State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Goose Eye Mountain (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Grafton Notch State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Bethel Hill Common (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Jackson Falls (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Gorham

The nearest airport is in Whitefield, NH (HIE-Mount Washington Regional), located 21.2 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Fryeburg, ME (FRY-Eastern Slopes Regional), which is 29.6 mi (47.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Gorham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,885 holiday lettings near Gorham. From 835 Houses to 170 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gorham for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Gorham:

  • Alpine Village: 45 holiday homes
  • West Bridgton: 44 holiday homes
  • Bretton Woods Ski Area: 1,325 holiday homes
  • Cranmore Mountain Resort: 886 holiday homes
  • Cranmore Birches: 103 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Gorham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 835 Houses in Gorham. Our other popular types of Gorham holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 170 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gorham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 606 holiday homes with pool available in Gorham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.