Where to stay around Government Camp?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings near Government Camp. From 95 cabins to 76 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Government Camp is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Government Camp?

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

  • Stormin' Norman Ski Lift: 262 holiday lettings
  • Timberline Lodge Ski Area: 262 holiday lettings
  • Mt Hood Cultural Center and Museum: 256 holiday lettings
  • Mirror Lake Trail: 256 holiday lettings
  • Magic Mile Chairlift: 263 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Government Camp 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 cabins in Government Camp?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 95 cabins in Government Camp. Our other popular types of Government Camp holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Government Camp?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 59 holiday homes with pool available in Government Camp. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Cabin in Government Camp, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Government Camp is a small town, located to the far north of the US Pacific Coastal state of Oregon. The town was named by settlers who came across a number of wagons abandoned by the Regiment of Mounted Riflemen, alongside what is now the US Route 26, just north of the interestingly named Tom, Dick and Harry Mountain. Often considered to be the gateway to the numerous ski-resorts to be found along the Cascade Mountain range, the town attracts a large number of tourists throughout the year. To cater for its steady influx of visitors, tourists spending their holidays in Government Camp will find that there is a good choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available here. There are apartments and condos, as well as more rustic log cabins and cottages.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Government Camp, USA

    Lovers of the ‘Great Outdoors’ spending their holidays in Government Camp will find that there is always plenty to see and do here. Water sports enthusiasts can enjoy kayaking, boating or sailing in the waters of the region’s rivers and lakes, whilst nature lovers can discover the region’s indigenous wildlife in its forests and valleys. The foothills of the surrounding Cascade and Coastal Mountain Ranges are popular amongst abseiling and rock climbing enthusiasts, whilst the skiing resorts of Timberline Lodge and Mount Hood Skibowl are a popular attraction in the winter months. In complete contrast, the shopping malls and department stores of Salem and Portland are big draws for those visitors looking to indulge in a spot of retail therapy.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Government Camp, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Government Camp who are looking for more cultural attractions will find that the cities and towns of northern Oregon boast numerous historically and culturally fascinating landmarks and buildings. Oregon’s state capital, Salem, is home to the Capitol Building, which has been rebuilt three times since it was first founded in the mid 19th century. Also well worth visiting in Salem are Mission Mill Museum, Hallie Ford Museum of Art and the Prewitt-Allen Archaeological Museum. The larger city of Portland boasts such attractions as the Portland Art Museum and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry. Of course, both cities are attractive to shoppers, with their many modern malls, department stores and gift shops.

    Weather in Government Camp, USA

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Government Camp will find that this part of Oregon has a temperate climate. Summers are generally warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the early-thirties degrees Celsius. Winters are cooler, with temperatures averaging around 10 degrees Celsius. Government Camp receives an average annual precipitation of around 36 inches, much of which falling as snow in the winter months.

    Travel to Government Camp, USA

    Tourists from the UK who are looking to spend their holidays in Government Camp can first fly to either Chicago-O’Hare (ORD) or Seattle-Tacoma (SEA) airports with British Airways, departing from London Heathrow (LHR). They will then take a connecting flight with United Express or Alaska Airlines to Portland International Airport (PDX).

    Activities and attractions in and around Government Camp

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, hiking and camping. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Government Camp has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Summit Ski Area (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Mount Hood Skibowl (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Snow Bunny Sliding Area Sno Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Mirror Lake Trail (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Timberline Lodge Ski Area (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Mount Hood Meadows (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Government Camp

    Travellers enjoy Government Camp for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, November, January or December, when snowfall averages 102.72 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Government Camp

    Travellers enjoy Government Camp for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Government Camp is a great place to spend some time 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:

    • Mount Hood National Forest (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Lost Lake (13.7 mi / 22 km)