Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Manchester Center

The area's festivals and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Manchester Center. Renowned for its shopping, hiking and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Manchester Center

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Manchester Center a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orvis Fly Fishing (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Bromley Mountain Ski Resort (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Summit Gondola (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Resort (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Jamaica State Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Manchester Center

Travelers enjoy Manchester Center for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 18.65 inches and temperatures average 14°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Manchester Center

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 Manchester Center. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Equinox Preservation Trust (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Lye Brook Falls (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Mount Equinox (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Emerald Lake State Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Merck Forest Farmland Center (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Manchester Center

The nearest airport is in Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 29.4 mi (47.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Manchester Center?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 389 house rentals around Manchester Center. From 207 Houses to 99 Condos/Apartments, 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 Manchester Center is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Manchester Center?

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 Manchester Center:

  • Stratton Mountain Resort: 119 vacation rentals
  • Okemo Mountain Resort: 234 vacation rentals
  • West Dover: 676 vacation rentals
  • Belmont: 41 vacation rentals
  • Bondville: 217 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 Manchester Center?

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

  • Orvis Fly Fishing: 915 home rentals
  • Hildene: 966 home rentals
  • Southern Vermont Arts Center: 894 home rentals
  • Gander Gallery: 918 home rentals
  • Manchester Designer Outlets: 903 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Manchester Center 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 Manchester Center?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 207 Houses in Manchester Center. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Manchester Center include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 99 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 21 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 21 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Manchester Center?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 119 vacation homes with pool available in Manchester Center.