Discover a selection of 115 vacation rentals in Hanover, NH that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and gardens and backyards. Prices start at $130 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Hanover. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

A buzzing town on the Connecticut River

Home to Dartmouth College, Hanover in New Hampshire is heralded as one of the USA's best college towns. Featuring a buzzing downtown with varied shops and restaurants, cultural attractions such as the Hood Museum of Art and a beautiful campus to explore, Hanover offers a rural New Hampshire vacation with a difference. You can get your fix of outdoors here too – with plenty of hiking and biking trails close to town. In winter, head to the Dartmouth Skiway for family-friendly skiing and snowboarding fun.

Things to do

Hanover's cultural attractions

The Dartmouth campus houses a number of cultural treasures that are well worth exploring when staying in one of the Hanover vacation rentals. At Hopkins Center for the Arts you can catch theater shows, cinema and live music performances. The expanding Hood Museum of Art has an extensive collection, edgy exhibitions and a program of public art across the campus. If you're staying at your Hanover vacation rental with kids, the Montshire Museum of Science is a fun, family-friendly day out. Just across the Connecticut River, on the Vermont side, it has interactive exhibits that encourage your little ones to explore the natural and physical sciences, ecology and technology.

Activities

Trails and lakes near Hanover

The Appalachian Trail cuts through town on its way upstate to the White Mountains and, in the other direction, west into Vermont. The New Hampshire section of the trail features more miles above the tree-line than any other state. On sunny days, hikers along this stretch of trail can enjoy stunning views from the ridgeline across the forested hillsides to twinkling lakes. As well as this long-distance route, there are many local trails around Hanover that provide opportunities for hiking, biking, birdwatching, wildlife spotting and other outdoor pursuits. The Velvet Rocks Trail is popular for rock climbing and bouldering.

Weather

Seasonal adventures in Hanover

Winters in Hanover are cold and snowy. In these months, the trails around town are great for snowshoes and cross-country skis. Or, head to the Dartmouth Skiway for plenty of powder-caked acres spread over the mountains. Late spring, summer and early fall are warmer and sunnier. Summer temperatures can reach into the early 80s. On sunny days, you can head to nearby Mascoma Lake where you'll find the Dartmouth Yacht Club, lakeside trails and a beautiful stretch of calm blue water perfect for water sports and fishing – or ice fishing in the winter.

Natural features

Get outdoors in Hanover

You don't have to step far from Hanover vacation rentals to find some green and pleasant space to enjoy. Hanoverians can indulge in seasonal outdoor activities at the Storrs Pond Recreation Area, just minutes from downtown. May through September, visitors can enjoy its scenic woodlands, shimmering pond and sandy swimming beaches, as well as a heated swimming pool, tennis courts and picnic areas. College Park is another tranquil green space close to the campus and downtown areas. The park is home to Bartlett Tower, the Shattuck Observatory and a bronze statue of poet alumnus Robert Frost.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hanover

Fly into Lebanon, NH (LEB-Lebanon Municipal), the closest airport, located 5.4 mi (8.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 27.4 mi (44.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Hanover, NH?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 115 vacation rentals around Hanover. From 34 condo and apartment rentals to 80 house 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 Hanover?

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

  • Dartmouth College: 243 vacation rentals
  • Baker-Berry Library: 243 vacation rentals
  • Thompson Arena: 238 vacation rentals
  • Hood Museum of Art: 243 vacation rentals
  • Leede Arena: 238 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 34 Condos/Apartments in Hanover. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hanover include:

  • Houses: 80 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hanover?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 76 vacation rentals with pool available in Hanover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.