Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Cambridge getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cambridge with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Cambridge

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Cambridge has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smugglers' Notch Ski Area (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cantilever Rock (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Alpine Slide (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Stowe Mountain Resort (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Stowe Mountain Club (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Links at Lang Farm Course (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cambridge

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cambridge. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smugglers Notch State Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Mount Mansfield Peak (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Underhill State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mills Riverside Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Sterling Falls Gorge Trailhead (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Wiessner Woods (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Cambridge

Fly into Stowe, VT (MVL-Morrisville-Stowe State), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 18.5 mi (29.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Cambridge?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 691 house rentals near Cambridge. From 348 Houses to 202 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cambridge for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cambridge:

  • Smugglers' Notch Resort: 57 vacation rentals
  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 128 vacation rentals
  • Old North End: 41 vacation rentals
  • Malletts Bay: 45 vacation rentals
  • Montgomery Center: 51 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Cambridge?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Cambridge. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Madonna I Lift: 786 home rentals
  • Village Lift: 775 home rentals
  • Sterling Lift: 787 home rentals
  • Smugglers Notch State Park: 793 home rentals
  • Morse Highlands Lift: 778 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cambridge listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cambridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 348 Houses in Cambridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cambridge include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 202 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 28 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 359 vacation homes with pool available in Cambridge.