Destination guide

Head to the elegant city of Brighton

The mountains, lake and forests display a scene truly unique to Brighton. This city's skiing, hiking and biking draw many visitors. Alta Ski Area and Park City Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Brighton

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Brighton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alta Ski Area (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Park City Mountain Resort (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Deer Valley Resort (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Solitude Mountain (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Brighton Mountain Resort (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Peruvian Express Ski Lift (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brighton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Brighton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Cottonwood Canyon (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wasatch Mountain State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Homestead Crater (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Jordanelle State Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Southfield Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Brighton

The nearest airport is in Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Provo, UT (PVU), which is 28.7 mi (46.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Brighton?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,642 house rentals around Brighton. From 39 Cabins to 796 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Brighton is on HomeAway.

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

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 Brighton:

  • Brighton Mountain Resort: 152 vacation rentals
  • Canyons Resort: 1,155 vacation rentals
  • Deer Valley Resort: 2,844 vacation rentals
  • Park City Mountain Resort: 1,888 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 227 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 Brighton?

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

  • Majestic Ski Lift: 5,599 home rentals
  • Silver Lake Information Center: 5,627 home rentals
  • Mayflower Ski Lift: 5,229 home rentals
  • University of Utah: 3,648 home rentals
  • Utah Museum of Fine Art: 3,643 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brighton 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 Cabins in Brighton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Cabins in Brighton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brighton include:

  • Houses: 796 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,551 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 39 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brighton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,564 vacation homes with pool available in Brighton.

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