Destination guide

Head to the elegant city of Brighton

The mountains, lake and forests display a scene truly unique to Brighton. This city's skiing, hiking and biking draw many visitors. Alta Ski Area and Park City Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Brighton

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Brighton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alta Ski Area (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Park City Mountain Resort (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Deer Valley Resort (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Solitude Mountain (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Brighton Mountain Resort (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Peruvian Express Ski Lift (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Brighton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Brighton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Cottonwood Canyon (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wasatch Mountain State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Homestead Crater (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Jordanelle State Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Southfield Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)

Traveling to and around Brighton

The nearest airport is in Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Provo, UT (PVU), which is 28.7 mi (46.1 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Brighton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Brighton:

  • Brighton Mountain Resort: 140 holiday homes
  • The Avenues: 289 holiday homes
  • Greater Avenues: 117 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 237 holiday homes
  • Capitol Hill: 172 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Brighton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Brighton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Silver Lake Information Center: 5,533 holiday lettings
  • Gilgal Sculpture Garden: 2,604 holiday lettings
  • American Fork Station: 681 holiday lettings
  • Fort Douglas Military Museum: 4,012 holiday lettings
  • Collins Ski Lift: 5,499 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Brighton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Brighton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 34 Cabins in Brighton. Our other popular types of Brighton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 761 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,594 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 34 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brighton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,352 holiday homes with pool available in Brighton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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