Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Cambridge getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cambridge with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Cambridge

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Cambridge has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smugglers' Notch Ski Area (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cantilever Rock (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Alpine Slide (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Stowe Mountain Resort (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Stowe Mountain Club (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Links at Lang Farm Course (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cambridge

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cambridge. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smugglers Notch State Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Mount Mansfield Peak (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Underhill State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mills Riverside Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Sterling Falls Gorge Trailhead (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Wiessner Woods (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cambridge

Fly into Stowe, VT (MVL-Morrisville-Stowe State), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 18.5 mi (29.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cambridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 673 holiday lettings around Cambridge. From 330 Houses to 202 Flats, 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 Cambridge?

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 Cambridge:

  • Jeffersonville: 182 holiday homes
  • Stowe Hollow: 92 holiday homes
  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 123 holiday homes
  • Montgomery Center: 51 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 532 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 Cambridge?

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

  • Smugglers Notch State Park: 767 holiday lettings
  • Morse Highlands Lift: 751 holiday lettings
  • Madonna I Lift: 758 holiday lettings
  • Madonna II Lift: 763 holiday lettings
  • Mogul Mouse's Magic Lift: 751 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cambridge 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 Cambridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 330 Houses in Cambridge. Our other popular types of Cambridge holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 202 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 30 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 355 holiday homes with pool available in Cambridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.