Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Wilmington

The area's festivals and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Wilmington. Renowned for its mountain views, skiing and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Wilmington

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wilmington a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Haystack Golf and Country Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Mount Snow Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Honora Winery (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Mount Snow (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Prospect Mountain Cross-Country Ski Center (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Wilmington

Travelers enjoy Wilmington for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, March, December or January, when snowfall averages 17.22 inches and temperatures average 11°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wilmington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wilmington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Molly Stark State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Jacksonville Pond (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Harmen Hills Trail (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Clarksburg State Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Fort Dummer State Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Brattleboro Common (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Wilmington

Fly into Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), the closest airport, located 37.2 mi (59.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 48.3 mi (77.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Wilmington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 434 holiday lettings near Wilmington. From 222 Houses to 19 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wilmington is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Wilmington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 222 Houses in Wilmington. Our other popular types of Wilmington holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 74 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wilmington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 134 holiday homes with pool available in Wilmington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.