Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Bennington

The area's museums and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bennington. Well known for its shopping, university setting and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. With a vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Bennington a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

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 vacation in Bennington. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center. 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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Bennington?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,008 house rentals around Bennington. From 482 Houses to 66 Cabins, 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 Bennington is on HomeAway.

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

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 Bennington:

  • Stratton Mountain Resort: 114 vacation rentals
  • West Dover: 673 vacation rentals
  • Bondville: 215 vacation rentals
  • East Dover: 23 vacation rentals
  • Forest Farms: 18 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 Bennington?

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

  • Bennington Potters Yard: 557 home rentals
  • Old First Congregational Church: 517 home rentals
  • Southern Vermont College: 518 home rentals
  • Bennington Center for the Arts: 469 home rentals
  • Bennington Museum: 526 home 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bennington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 482 Houses in Bennington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bennington include:

  • Cabins: 66 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 66 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 194 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bennington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 292 vacation homes with pool available in Bennington.

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