Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Cambridge getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cambridge with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


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 holiday 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 centre:

  • 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 highlights

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 holiday in Cambridge. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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

Transport 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 centre. 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 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 686 holiday rentals near Cambridge. From 346 Houses to 200 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cambridge is on HomeAway.

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

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 Cambridge:

  • Smugglers' Notch Resort: 57 holiday homes
  • Montgomery Center: 54 holiday homes
  • South End: 42 holiday homes
  • Stowe Mountain Resort: 123 holiday homes
  • Morrisville: 69 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 Cambridge?

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

  • Smugglers Notch State Park: 789 holiday rentals
  • Brown & Jenkins Coffee Roasters: 778 holiday rentals
  • Morse Highlands Lift: 776 holiday rentals
  • Brewster Ridge Disc Golf Course: 776 holiday rentals
  • Madonna I Lift: 785 holiday 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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cambridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 346 Houses in Cambridge. Our other popular types of Cambridge holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 200 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 28 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 356 holiday homes with pool available in Cambridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.