Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Ponderay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Ponderay. This welcoming city is known for its skiing, shopping and cafés. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Ponderay

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ponderay a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandpoint Elks Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Schweitzer Mountain (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Schweitzer Mountain Resort (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Ponderay

Ponderay is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in December, February, January or November, when snowfall averages 19.00 inches and temperatures average 22°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ponderay

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ponderay. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandpoint City Beach Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Lakeview Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Samowen Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)

How many vacation rentals are available around Ponderay, ID?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 267 vacation rentals around Ponderay. From 68 condo and apartment rentals to 24 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Ponderay?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ponderay. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sandpoint Elks Golf Course: 297 vacation rentals
  • Pend Oreille River: 319 vacation rentals
  • Lakeview Park: 297 vacation rentals
  • Samowen Park: 285 vacation rentals
  • Panida Theater: 296 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ponderay listed on Vrbo 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 Ponderay?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 68 Condos/Apartments in Ponderay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ponderay include:

  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Houses: 147 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ponderay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 60 vacation rentals with pool available in Ponderay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.