Destination guide

Friendly Waterbury will entice you

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Waterbury. Revered for its hockey games, ice skating and skiing, this city is both welcoming and scenic. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Waterbury

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Waterbury has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ben and Jerry's Factory (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Grand View Winery Tasting Room (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Bolton Valley Ski Area (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Stowe Golf Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Swimming Hole (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Mad River Glen Cooperative (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Waterbury

Travellers enjoy Waterbury for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in March, February, December or January, when snowfall averages 66.40 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Waterbury

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Waterbury is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Little River State Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Camel's Hump State Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Wiessner Woods (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Hubbard Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Underhill State Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Mills Riverside Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Waterbury

Fly into Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), the closest airport, located 15.5 mi (25 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Stowe, VT (MVL-Morrisville-Stowe State), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Waterbury Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Waterbury?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 965 holiday lettings around Waterbury. From 452 houses to 308 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Waterbury?

Fresh air, postcard-worthy vistas and quality time out in the wilderness. If you're eager to refresh and recharge, a few nights in the mountains is exactly what the doctor ordered. HomeAway has no less than 580 mountain getaway rentals available. Alternatively, you might like trying something a little different. HomeAway has stacks of options to choose from, including:

  • 344 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 234 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 178 ski-out holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Waterbury?

If you want to live like a local and love a bit of extra space and privacy, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 488 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices begin at £50 a night. Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Condo: 279 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £58 per night.
  • Townhome: 72 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.
  • Apartment: 37 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £76 per night.

Can I stay in Waterbury in a large group?

The recipe for a perfect escape is catching up with close friends and family in a completely new place. If you're visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help you. House holiday rentals are the favoured choice for larger sized groups, with 97 available here. If you're hoping to travel in a larger group, the properties for rent that are suitable for you include:

  • Are you searching for places that can house 6 people? We have 474 that will be suitable. The prices start from £58 per night.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 8 guests? We have 438 that will work well. You can get one for as low as £69 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 10? We have 246 rental accommodation that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £88 a night.

You and your posse will be well catered to when you book your Waterbury adventure with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Waterbury?

Cut down on those steep accommodation costs when you organise your stay with HomeAway. You'll find a range of great holiday rentals and save loads of cash! When it comes to finding an amazing deal, your first stop should be South End. Here, HomeAway has 29 holiday rentals at an average price of £178 a night. There are another 6 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Williston South. The average price in this area is £201 per night.