Destination guide

Friendly Bristol will entice you

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Bristol. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Bristol

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Bristol a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sugarbush Ski Resort (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Mad River Glen Cooperative (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Lincoln Peak Vineyard (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Ole's Cross Country Center (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Rikert Nordic Center (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bristol

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bristol is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterfront Park (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Vergennes Falls Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Granville Gulf Reservation (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Camel's Hump State Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Mt. Philo State Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bristol

The nearest airport is in Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), located 23.8 mi (38.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 24.1 mi (38.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Bristol?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 372 holiday rentals near Bristol. From 148 Houses to 134 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bristol for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bristol:

  • South End: 42 holiday homes
  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 126 holiday homes
  • Morrisville: 69 holiday homes
  • Malletts Bay: 45 holiday homes
  • Old North End: 41 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Sugarbush Ski Resort: 231 holiday rentals
  • Burlington Fire House Gallery: 323 holiday rentals
  • Sterling Falls Gorge Trailhead: 794 holiday rentals
  • ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center: 325 holiday rentals
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center: 395 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 148 Houses in Bristol. Our other popular types of Bristol holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 134 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 41 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 41 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bristol?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 112 holiday homes with pool available in Bristol. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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