Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Bethel

The riverfront, mountains and parks are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Bethel. This scenic city is known for its hiking, skiing and sightseeing. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Bethel

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and golfing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Bethel has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (24.3 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Cranmore Mountain Resort (29 mi / 46.7 km)
  • Mt. Abram (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sunday River (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Sunday River Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center (23 mi / 37 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bethel

Travellers enjoy Bethel for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in February, December, March or January, when snowfall averages 67.38 inches and temperatures average -12°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bethel

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bethel is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Washington State Park (27.1 mi / 43.6 km)
  • Bethel Hill Common (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Goose Eye Mountain (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Grafton Notch State Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Rumford Falls (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Kezar Lake (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Bethel

The nearest airport is in Fryeburg, ME (FRY-Eastern Slopes Regional), located 30 mi (48.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Auburn, ME (LEW-Auburn - Lewiston Municipal), which is 35.1 mi (56.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bethel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 514 holiday lettings around Bethel. From 313 Houses to 63 Cabins, 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.

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

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 Bethel:

  • North Conway Village: 370 holiday homes
  • Birch Hill: 67 holiday homes
  • Cranmore Birches: 106 holiday homes
  • Oxford: 247 holiday homes
  • Norway: 546 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 Bethel?

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

  • Bethel Chamber of Commerce: 507 holiday lettings
  • Bethel Historical Society: 507 holiday lettings
  • Bethel Pathway: 509 holiday lettings
  • Dr. Moses Mason House: 507 holiday lettings
  • Bethel Hill Common: 508 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 313 Houses in Bethel. Our other popular types of Bethel holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 38 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 Bethel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 130 holiday homes with pool available in Bethel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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