Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Sunapee

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Sunapee. Travellers especially like the skiing, lake and mountain views in this relaxing and welcoming city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Sunapee

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sunapee a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • John Hay National Wildlife Refuge (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Newport Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Mount Sunapee (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Lake Sunapee Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Arrowhead Recreation Area (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Rollins State Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunapee

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sunapee is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Sunapee (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • John Hay National Wildlife Refuge (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mount Kearsarge (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Rollins State Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Path of Life Garden (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Mt Ascutney State Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sunapee

The nearest airport is in Lebanon, NH (LEB-Lebanon Municipal), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 22 mi (35.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Sunapee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 136 holiday lettings near Sunapee. From 83 Houses to 31 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sunapee 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 Sunapee?

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

  • Dartmouth College: 256 holiday lettings
  • Mt Sunapee: 151 holiday lettings
  • White River Junction Station: 261 holiday lettings
  • Quechee Gorge Village: 466 holiday lettings
  • Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge: 764 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Sunapee. Our other popular types of Sunapee holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 31 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sunapee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Sunapee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.