Destination guide

The majestic setting of Altamont is ready to explore

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Altamont. This city has something for everyone. New York State Museum and The Egg are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Altamont

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Altamont has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maple Ski Ridge (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Altamont

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Altamont. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Washington Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Thacher State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Albany Pine Bush Preserve (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Central Park Rose Garden (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Lions Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Altamont

Fly into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Altamont?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16 holiday lettings around Altamont. From 8 houses to 7 flats & apartments, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Altamont? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Altamont. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • New York State Executive Mansion: 166 holiday lettings
  • Amsterdam Station: 112 holiday lettings
  • Schoharie Valley Railroad Museum: 40 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Innovation and Science: 248 holiday lettings
  • Upstate Concert Hall: 487 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Altamont 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 Houses in Altamont?

Yes, of course. offers 8 Houses in Altamont. Our other popular types of Altamont holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Apartment: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Altamont?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Altamont. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.