Where to stay around Amherst?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 89 holiday lettings near Amherst. From 32 houses to 20 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Amherst for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Amherst?

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 Amherst:

  • Laurel Ridge: 104 holiday homes
  • Windsor Hills: 15 holiday homes
  • Chestnut Springs: 135 holiday homes
  • Pedlars Edge: 87 holiday homes
  • Deer Springs: 136 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 Amherst?

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

  • Sweet Briar College: 68 holiday lettings
  • Winton Country Club: 83 holiday lettings
  • Amherst County Museum and Historical Society: 62 holiday lettings
  • Rebec Vineyards: 203 holiday lettings
  • Cyrus McCormick's Farm: 380 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 houses in Amherst. Our other popular types of Amherst holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Travel to lively Amherst

    The area's live music and winery are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Amherst. Revered for its universities, coffee and shopping, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, consider a rental home. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area.

    Attractions in and around Amherst

    First time in Amherst and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Amazement Square and LaHaye Ice Center. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Amherst County Museum and Historical Society, Woodson's Mill or Maier Museum of Art. You can take a shopping trip to Candlers Station. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campus of Sweet Briar College. Activities around the area include Rebec Vineyards, Lovingston Winery and Mountain Cove Vineyards. Also while in town, consider a visit to Winton Country Club and George Washington National Forest.