Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Bennington

The area's museums and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bennington. Well known for its shopping, university setting and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Bennington

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Bennington a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Prospect Mountain Cross-Country Ski Center (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Waubeeka Golf Links (15.4 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Haystack Golf and Country Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Mount Snow (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Mount Snow Golf Course (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bennington

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bennington. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harmen Hills Trail (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Howard Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Lake Shaftsbury State Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Natural Bridge State Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Western Gateway Heritage State Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bennington

The nearest airport is in Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), located 31.7 mi (51 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 32.4 mi (52.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Bennington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 976 holiday rentals near Bennington. From 470 Houses to 67 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bennington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Bennington:

  • Bondville: 194 holiday homes
  • West Dover: 639 holiday homes
  • Stratton Mountain Resort: 98 holiday homes
  • Forest Farms: 17 holiday homes
  • East Dover: 27 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 Bennington?

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

  • Hemmings Motor News Car Lover's Convenience Store & Vehicle Display: 525 holiday rentals
  • Old First Congregational Church: 510 holiday rentals
  • Southern Vermont College: 501 holiday rentals
  • Bennington Center for the Arts: 464 holiday rentals
  • Bennington Museum: 520 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 470 Houses in Bennington. Our other popular types of Bennington holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 67 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 67 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 186 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bennington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 276 holiday homes with pool available in Bennington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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