Destination guide

The majestic setting of Hancock is ready to explore

The area's museums and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hancock. This city's skiing, mountain views and hiking draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Hancock

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Hancock for its skiing and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Hancock a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waubeeka Golf Links (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Bousquet Ski Area (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Bas Ridge Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Pleasant Valley Wilderness Sanctuary (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Kennedy Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards (11.8 mi / 19 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Hancock

Travellers enjoy Hancock for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in February, March, December or January, when snowfall averages 40.68 inches and temperatures average -10°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hancock

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hancock is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Greylock State Reservation Visitor Center (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Pittsfield State Forest (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Mount Greylock (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Wahconah Falls State Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Kennedy Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hancock

The nearest airport is in Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), located 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hancock?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings around Hancock. From 5 flats & apartments to 5 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Flats in Hancock?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 5 Flats in Hancock. Our other popular types of Hancock holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hancock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Hancock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.