Destination guide

The adventurous city of Thompson awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Thompson. Revered for its forests, mountain views and skiing, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Thompson

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Thompson a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elk Mountain Ski Area (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Hancock Golf Course (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Homestead Golf Course (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Thompson

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Thompson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hancock Riverpark (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Merli-Sarnoski Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Salt Springs State Park (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Thompson

Fly into Binghamton, NY (BGM-Greater Binghamton), the closest airport, located 35.2 mi (56.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl.), which is 35.8 mi (57.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Thompson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 73 holiday lettings near Thompson. From 28 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Thompson 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 Thompson?

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

  • United States Penitentiary Canaan: 421 holiday lettings
  • Wayne County Courthouse: 549 holiday lettings
  • Wayne County Historical Society Museum: 548 holiday lettings
  • Wayne Memorial Hospital: 550 holiday lettings
  • Elk Mountain Ski Resort: 89 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 28 Houses in Thompson. Our other popular types of Thompson holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Thompson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Thompson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.