Destination guide

Travel to secluded Keene

The mountains and lake create a pretty picture of Keene. This relaxing and scenic city entices travellers with its hiking and university setting. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Keene

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Keene 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:

  • Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Area (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Cascade Cross Country Ski Center (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Whiteface Mountain (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Craig Wood Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Lake Placid Club Golf Courses (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Mount Jo (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Keene

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Keene is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • High Falls Gorge (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Wilmington Town Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Adirondack Equine Center (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Mirror Lake (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Mid's Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mount Jo (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Keene

The nearest airport is in Lake Placid, NY (LKP), located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Saranac Lake, NY (SLK-Adirondack Regional), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Keene?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 496 holiday lettings near Keene. From 70 Cabins to 219 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Keene for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hulls Falls: 577 holiday lettings
  • John Brown Farm State Historic Site: 585 holiday lettings
  • Craig Wood Golf Course: 569 holiday lettings
  • 1812 Homestead Museum: 392 holiday lettings
  • Robert Louis Stevenson Cottage and Museum: 568 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Keene 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 Cabins in Keene?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 70 Cabins in Keene. Our other popular types of Keene holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 219 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 70 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 Keene?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Keene. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.