Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Peru

Enjoy the live music and other features of Peru. This welcoming and romantic city is well known for its skiing, mountain views and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Peru

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Peru has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Bromley Mountain Ski Resort (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Viking Nordic Center (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Magic Mountain Ski Resort (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Resort (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Peru

Travellers enjoy Peru for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 47.38 inches and temperatures average -10°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Peru

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Peru is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lowell Lake State Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Emerald Lake State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Jamaica State Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Ball Mountain State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Lye Brook Falls (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Peru

The nearest airport is in Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), located 20.5 mi (33.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), which is 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Peru?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 315 holiday lettings around Peru. From 43 flats & apartments to 19 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Peru?

Nestle yourself and your loved ones high up in the mountains and prepare for golden sunrises, otherworldly stargazing and a ton of fresh air. HomeAway has no less than 146 alpine holiday rentals available. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has heaps of other rental options to take a look at, including:

  • 67 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 55 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 49 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Peru?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Providing plenty of space to spread out, they're perfect for those who want to experience life like a local. There are 200 options available on HomeAway. Prices start from £61 per night. Or maybe you'd rather choose one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Condo: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.
  • Townhome: 14 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £101 per night.
  • Apartment: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £31 per night.

Can I stay in Peru in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than staying somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. And the great news is HomeAway has places suitable for large groups. Currently, house holiday rentals are the latest thing for big groups of travellers here, and we have 46 featured on our database. Properties in this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 8, we have 64 holiday rentals suitable for that size. Book a night from just £61.
  • If you've got 10 in your party, you'll be delighted to learn that there are 43 rental properties that are ideal. Prices begin at just £54 per night.
  • Searching for rental properties to suit 6 people? You'll be pleased to learn we have 41 that'll be ideal. You can grab one for as little as £69 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can bring along your mom, your cousin and all your friends to Peru.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Peru?

Teeny tiny hotel rooms are no place to spend your precious holiday moments! Look through our affordable holiday rentals today and ensure everybody in your group has enough room to spread out. Okemo Mountain Resort is a terrific area to take a look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 190 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £258 per night. Another 10 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Mountain Acres. With an average price of £324 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth bragging to your friends about.