Where to stay around Bridgton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 409 holiday lettings near Bridgton. From 193 houses to 88 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bridgton 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 Bridgton?

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

  • Shawnee Peak: 1,107 holiday lettings
  • Civil War Monument: 556 holiday lettings
  • Narramissic Historic Farm: 591 holiday lettings
  • Rufus Porter Museum: 556 holiday lettings
  • Pondicherry Park: 558 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 193 houses in Bridgton. Our other popular types of Bridgton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 88 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bridgton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 24 holiday homes with pool available in Bridgton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Bridgton, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Bridgton is a small town, located to the south-west of the US state of Maine, close to the city of Portland. Originally founded in the 18th century within a region known as Pondicherry, the town is now a popular base for holidaymakers looking to enjoy the outdoor pursuits which this predominately rural part of New England offers. To cater for the town’s steady influx of tourists, visitors looking to spend their holidays in Bridgton will find that there is a great choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available here, mainly in the form of apartments and townhouses in the town itself, as well as more rustic log cabins and cottages set in the surrounding hills and valleys.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Bridgton, USA

    There are a number of attractions which draw local, inter-state and international visitors to Bridgton throughout the year. Hikers, walkers and cyclists will be drawn to the town throughout the summer months, with well defined trails criss-crossing the surrounding landscape and taking in such sights as Wood Pond Beach, Long Lake and the foothills of the White Mountains. The numerous lakes and rivers of the region also attract water sports and fresh water fishing enthusiasts. The magnificent fiery shades of the region’s foliage, which is so identifiable with this part of New England, is a big draw for visitors looking to spend their holidays in Bridgton in the autumn months, whilst winter sports enthusiasts will be attracted to the nearby Shawnee Peak Ski Resort.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Bridgton, USA

    As well as being surrounded by glorious countryside, visitors spending their holidays in Bridgton will discover that the town itself boasts a number of historical and cultural attractions. Of particular interest will be Bridgton Historical Society Museum, Benjamin Cleaves House and the Rufus Porter Museum. For an even larger choice of attractions and amenities visitors may wish to head to Maine’s largest city, Portland, which is less than an hour’s drive away and offers such attractions as the city’s Old Port and Arts District, as well as some great shopping opportunities in its numerous malls and department stores.

    Weather in Bridgton, USA

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Bridgton will find that this region of the USA has a typically continental climate. This means that summers can be warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the high 20s degrees Celsius, whilst in the winter temperatures will often drop below zero and as low as -10 degrees Celsius. The annual precipitation for Bridgton is around 28 inches, much of which will fall as snow in the winter months.

    Travel to Bridgton, USA

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Bridgton can fly from London Heathrow (LHR) with American Airlines, British Airways or Virgin Atlantic to Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), which is approximately 100 miles to the south of the town. They may alternatively fly with the same operators to New York (JFK), before taking a connecting flight with Jet Blue Airways or US Airways Express to Portland International Jetport (PWM).

    Activities and attractions in and around Bridgton

    Are you hoping to discover 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 makes Bridgton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cranmore Mountain Resort (18 mi / 29 km)
    • Shawnee Peak (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Fryeburg Fairgrounds (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
    • Sherman Farm (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Kahuna Laguna (18.6 mi / 30 km)
    • Conway Scenic Railway (19 mi / 30.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Bridgton

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bridgton. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pondicherry Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Sabattus Mountain (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Sebago Lake State Park (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Kezar Lake (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
    • McLaughlin Gardens (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
    • Sebago Lake (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)