Top rated rentals — Swanton
Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Swanton

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Swanton. Well known for its lake, beaches and canoeing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Swanton

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Swanton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hero's Welcome (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Missisquoi Bay Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Vignoble de L'Orpailleur (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Parc Safari (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Snow Farm Vineyard and Winery (22.6 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Lake Champlain (26.1 mi / 42 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Swanton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Swanton is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Champlain Islands (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Venise-en-Quebec Beach (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Lake Carmi (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Grand Isle State Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Cumberland Bay State Park (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Crab Island State Park (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Swanton

The nearest airport is in Burlington Intl. Airport (BTV), located 31.1 mi (50 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Plattsburgh, NY (PBG-Plattsburgh Intl.), which is 24.1 mi (38.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Swanton?

Whether you're in search of an intimate escape for you and your sweetheart or someplace roomy to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Swanton. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • Make the most of conveniences like a nearby waterfront and a stovetop at "Fabulous All - Season Lakehouse". Located around 35 miles from Swanton, this unique property has 3 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • "Elegant Townhouse - Heart Of The Village" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 3 bedrooms, shopping, a video library and more. It's around 40 miles from Swanton.

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

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

Punching far above its weight when it comes to charm and character, a tiny house vacation rental in Swanton delivers big adventure. Turn off all your devices and switch your focus to nature at one of these pint-sized stays:

  • Leave it all behind and escape to "Tiny House By The Winooski Falls". This getaway in Centennial packs plenty of comforts into its cozy space, such as a smart TV and high-speed internet services.
  • "Sugarbush Tiny House/cabin On 3. 2 Acres At The Base Of Sugarbush" comes with a range of comforts, such as a kitchen and ski lift privileges. Located in Waitsfield, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed hideaway.

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

You can. From rustic retreats to upmarket escapes, Vrbo has an extensive range of log cabins to rent in or near Swanton. If the great outdoors is calling, check out these options:

  • "Authentic Log Cabin And Hot Tub": This terrific vacation home is an ideal base for having fun outdoors. Cross-country skiing and hiking and biking are several activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your comfy cabin.
  • "Beautiful Log Cabin Chalet On 15 Wooded Acres In The Mountains": Stay in and enjoy the relaxed vibe or have a go at some of the exciting activities nearby, such as hiking and biking and skiing. You can be as active or chill as you like.

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

Clock off on Friday and then pack your overnight bag. If you're ready for some fun and relaxation, these properties in and near Swanton are the ideal weekend getaway:

  • Located 20 miles to the southwest of the center of Swanton, "Work Remote Serenity Now On Lake Champlain: Authentic Adirondack Cabin Retreat" is popular with adventurous types and nature buffs. Find your way to nearby attractions, including Texaco Beach and Kamp Kill Kare State Park. If you still have time, try some sledding or snowboarding.
  • "Summer In Vermont: Smugglers' Notch. Bike" is another great setting for a weekend getaway. Around 25 miles southeast of Swanton, use it as a base to enjoy some fishing or skiing. Overlook Park and Four Runner Quad Ski Lift should also be on your to-do list if you stay here.

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

Studio apartments are a hard act to beat when it comes to location, character and convenience. Check out these studio apartments for rent in or near Swanton and immerse yourself in the local vibe and energy:

  • Unpack your bags at "Summer In Vermont: Smugglers' Notch. Bike". Amenities including an ice maker and off-street parking options help make guests feel right at home here.
  • "Cabin - Camp Hickory House" is another top option. Make yourself at home and enjoy the use of a microwave oven, WiFi and more.

There are plenty of attractions around Swanton to add to your itinerary. Nourish the culture buff in you by visiting Catamount Film & Arts and Elaine Beckwith Gallery.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Swanton?

Short-term rentals are plentiful in and around Swanton. Stay for a night or two in a cool condo, a cozy cottage or a home that'll fit the family. Whatever type of vacation rental you're chasing, you'll have lots to choose from with Vrbo. These are a few of our favorites:

  • Located close to the heart of Swanton, "Beautiful Ski - In, Ski - Out 2" is the perfect place for a whirlwind getaway. While you're about, be sure to visit well-known attractions like The Governor's House and Noyes House Museum.
  • "Stowe Globe - The Ultimate Stowe Village Retreat" is another enticing option. Consider adding Tea at the Governor's House and Ryder Brook Golf Course to your itinerary when it's time to sightsee.

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

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just the two of you. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Swanton that would make even old Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Custom Designed Carriage House". Located approximately 30 miles from Swanton, this property comes with plenty of nice touches, like a fireplace and beauty services.
  • "Beautiful Ski - In, Ski - Out 2" is another top option that's bound to impress. It's around 30 miles from Swanton and has a resort and a fireplace.

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

A pool is often an all-important amenity when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you're getting away with the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Swanton and fill your days with laughter and fun:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Custom Designed Carriage House", where your highest priority will be spending time in the pool. Amenities including on-site watersports and nearby birdwatching activities help make this retreat a favorite with guests.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Cabin - Camp Hickory House". In addition to its inviting pool, you'll also have use of a toaster and a barbecue grill.

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

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

You'll always have more fun sharing the great times with the folks you love the most. Whether you're organizing a family escape or celebrating a special occasion with good friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's just right for you. These are two of our best in and around Swanton:

  • Located about 7 miles to the northwest of Swanton, "Gabriel's Cottage Of Alburgh Springs" has 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests. It comes with a range of amenities, including a separate dining area and a garden.
  • Another top option is "Lake Champlain Home With Decks, Kayaks And Fire Pit". This vacation rental is 8 miles south of Swanton and comes with a barbecue grill, cable/satellite TV services and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your guest list.

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

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Swanton?

Get away from the hustle and bustle and treat the people you love to a different kind of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Swanton and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts!

  • "Work Remote Serenity Now On Lake Champlain: Authentic Adirondack Cabin Retreat" - Approximately 20 miles southwest of central Swanton, this family-friendly retreat comes with a meal delivery service and outdoor furniture.
  • "Cabin - Camp Hickory House" - Another fabulous choice, this cabin comes with a toaster, a garden and more. You'll find it around 8 miles to the south of Swanton.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Swanton vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.