Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Pownal

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Pownal. This welcoming city has many special qualities. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Pownal

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Pownal a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waubeeka Golf Links (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Prospect Mountain Cross-Country Ski Center (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pownal

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pownal is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Western Gateway Heritage State Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Natural Bridge State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Windsor Lake Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Harmen Hills Trail (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Mount Greylock (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Pownal

The nearest airport is in Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), located 24.3 mi (39.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (47 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pownal?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 68 house rentals around Pownal. From 44 Houses to 6 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 Pownal is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pownal?

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

  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort: 304 home rentals
  • Chapin Library of Rare Books and Manuscripts: 225 home rentals
  • Grafton Lakes State Park: 218 home rentals
  • Taconic Golf Club: 216 home rentals
  • Western Gateway Heritage State Park: 308 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pownal 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 Pownal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 44 Houses in Pownal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pownal include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 9 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 9 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 Pownal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation homes with pool available in Pownal.

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