Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Snowbird

The mountains, lake and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Snowbird. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, hiking and snowboarding. Alta Ski Area and Park City Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Snowbird

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Snowbird a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alta Ski Area (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Park City Mountain Resort (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Deer Valley Resort (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Snowbird Ski Resort (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Peruvian Express Ski Lift (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Brighton Mountain Resort (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Snowbird

Travelers enjoy Snowbird for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, December or April, when snowfall averages 20.64 inches and temperatures average 10°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Snowbird

Travelers enjoy Snowbird for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Snowbird is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Cottonwood Canyon (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Wasatch Mountain State Park (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Timpanogos Cave National Monument (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Homestead Crater (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Dimple Dell Nature Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Snowbird

The nearest airport is in Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), located 22.1 mi (35.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Provo, UT (PVU), which is 25.1 mi (40.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Snowbird?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 142 house rentals around Snowbird. From 102 Condos/Apartments to 4 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 Snowbird is on HomeAway.

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

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 Snowbird:

  • Canyons Resort: 1,292 vacation rentals
  • Deer Valley Resort: 2,926 vacation rentals
  • Park City Mountain Resort: 1,946 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 235 vacation rentals
  • Snowbird Ski Resort: 5,159 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 Snowbird?

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

  • Gadzoom Ski Lift: 6,153 home rentals
  • Mayflower Ski Lift: 5,478 home rentals
  • Salt Palace: 309 home rentals
  • University of Utah: 3,907 home rentals
  • Utah State Fairpark: 956 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Snowbird 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 Condos/Apartments in Snowbird?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 102 Condos/Apartments in Snowbird. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Snowbird include:

  • Houses: 4 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 2 lodging choices
  • Lodges: 8 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Snowbird?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 79 vacation homes with pool available in Snowbird.

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