Discover a selection of 332 vacation rentals in Colchester, VT 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 swimming pools. Prices start at $134 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Colchester. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Colchester

The area's entertainment and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Colchester. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the university setting, shopping and cafes. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Colchester

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Colchester has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stowe Mountain Resort (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Gordon H. Paquette Arena at Leddy Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Magic Hat Brewery (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Arrowhead Golf Course (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Lake Champlain (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Colchester

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Colchester is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterfront Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Lake Champlain (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Ausable Chasm (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Mount Mansfield Peak (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Smugglers Notch (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • St. Albans Bay Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Colchester

Fly into Burlington Intl. Airport (BTV), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Plattsburgh, NY (PBG-Plattsburgh Intl.), which is 17.8 mi (28.6 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Colchester?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental in or around Colchester that suits your style. Here are some of our faves:

  • "Cabin - Cozy Loft For Two With Hot Tub" is a favorite with guests. Around 40 miles from Colchester, it has 1 bedroom and lots of handy amenities, including cookware, dishware and utensils and a TV.
  • "Fabulous All - Season Lakehouse" also promises an awesome stay, offering 3 bedrooms, a blender, outdoor furniture and more. It's around 35 miles from Colchester.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Colchester vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Colchester?

For a unique vacation experience, book a tiny house rental in Colchester. We'll warn you though — after you've experienced life in a tiny house, the temptation to move into one of thes fun-sized digs will be tough to resist!

  • Experience a simpler way of living at "Tiny House By The Winooski Falls". Amenities at this tiny house in Centennial include a smart TV, high-speed internet services and more.
  • "Sugarbush Tiny House/cabin On 3. 2 Acres At The Base Of Sugarbush" in Waitsfield is another superb option. A kitchen and a barbecue grill will help make your stay here extra comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Colchester?

You bet! From simple retreats to luxurious escapes, you'll find a range of log cabins to rent in or around Colchester. If the outdoors is calling, here's where you can go:

  • "Authentic Log Cabin And Hot Tub": This fantastic cabin is the ideal base for having fun in nature. Water skiing and skiing are several activities you can do in the area when you're not chilling in your comfy cabin.
  • "Woodlands: Luxury Vermont Log Cabin With Sweeping Views Of Field And Forest": After a big day of trying out some local activities, such as cross-country skiing and hiking and biking, wind down at this sought-after getaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Colchester?

Your Monday to Friday will fly by if you've got something exciting organized for the weekend. Give yourself something to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Colchester:

  • If spending time in the great outdoors is a top priority for you, you'll love "Stowe Globe - The Ultimate Stowe Village Retreat". Around 25 miles east of Colchester, it's close to Oakledge Park and Boulder Beach Recreation Area. Amenities at this getaway include a hair dryer and games.
  • "Beautiful Mountain Views - 2 Bedroom Luxury Condo" is also ideal for a whirlwind vacation. Located approximately 20 miles to the east of Colchester, this vacation rental offers amenities like a balcony and a hair dryer. Lamoille River and Shelburne Farms should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Colchester?

Take in the culture and atmosphere of Colchester from the comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you're looking to take a break on your own or have some fun with pals, we'll help you find the ideal studio apartment in and around Colchester:

  • Make "Romantic Cabin: Pet Friendly, Wood Stove" your home for a couple of days or more. This wonderful property comes with amenities including children's games and a phone.
  • "Summer In Vermont: Smugglers' Notch. Bike" is another awesome option. Settle in and enjoy the use of an ice maker, a kitchen and more.

With the money you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to discover more of Colchester. Cultural sights like Barre Opera House and Catamount Film & Arts will help you get a better feel for the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Colchester?

Just because you only have one or two days to spare doesn't mean you have to spend it in a boring hotel room. Get away but still have the home comforts you love at one of these short-term rentals in or around Colchester:

  • Nice and close to the heart of Colchester, "Cabin - Romantic Retreat: 10 Acres, Hot Tub" is perfect for a quick getaway. While you're about, be sure to visit leading sights like The Governor's House and Noyes House Museum.
  • Sleep, eat and explore from "Beautiful Lodge With Furnished Deck And Views", another exceptional option. Tea at the Governor's House and Ryder Brook Golf Course should be on your must-do list when you're ready to see the sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Colchester?

Whether spent in a log cabin or a beach house, a romantic weekend getaway is a perfect way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your sweetie away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these top escapes in or near Colchester:

  • Around 4 miles from Colchester, "Custom Designed Carriage House" is a perfect place for doting lovebirds. Beauty services and a fireplace are some of the many amenities here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few precious days together is "Elegant Townhouse - Heart Of The Village". Located 25 miles from Colchester, a fireplace and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Colchester?

Big groups mean gigantic fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll effortlessly fit your whole crew. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Colchester and get everybody together under one roof:

  • Offering privacy, comfort and space, you'll get your guests' stamp of approval at "A Great 4 Season Home ; Relaxing". Up to 12 people can stay at this escape which has 5 bedrooms, a garden and a kitchen. You'll discover it around 20 miles to the southeast of Colchester.
  • Nothing's more important than being with the people you love, and "Fabulous 5 - Bedroom Near The Mountain And Village" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 20 miles to the east of Colchester, as many as 14 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A kitchen and a fireplace are among the various amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Colchester?

Nothing screams fun and frivolity like a pool. Grab your unicorn floatie and check out these houses in or near Colchester that come with this vacation must-have:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable break at "Custom Designed Carriage House". There's a lot to love about this retreat apart from its pool, such as a TV and a dishwasher.
  • "5 Bedroom Furnished House. Lake Views" is the type of place you go to leave the everyday behind and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Childrens activities and a fenced pool are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Wondering what the weather is like in Colchester? It has a humid continental climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire range of Colchester vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Colchester?

Whether your perfect escape is up in the hills or down by the beach, you'll have a lot more fun if you share the experience with loved ones. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near Colchester and bring along the whole gang:

  • Around 25 miles to the east of Colchester, "Elegant Townhouse - Heart Of The Village" has 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 guests. It's equipped with a range of amenities, including a TV and childrens activities.
  • Another top choice is "A Great 4 Season Home ; Relaxing". This large rental is 20 miles southeast of Colchester and comes with a fenced yard, a stereo and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your guest list.

When you want to explore your surroundings, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy and entertained. Pump House Indoor Waterpark, Ben and Jerry's Factory and Jay Peak Pump House should be on your must-do list.