Destination guide

Tranquil Mad River Valley will entice you

Experience the unique character of Mad River Valley with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Mad River Valley

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Mad River Valley a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sugarbush Ski Resort (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Ole's Cross Country Center (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Blueberry Lake Cross Country and Snowshoeing Center (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Mad River Glen Cooperative (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Rikert Nordic Center (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Middlebury College Snow Bowl Ski Area (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Mad River Valley

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Mad River Valley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Granville Gulf Reservation (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Texas Falls Recreation Area (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Camel's Hump State Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Green Mountain National Forest (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Cushman State Forest (16 mi / 25.7 km)

Transportation to and around Mad River Valley

The nearest airport is in Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Burlington, VT (BTV-Burlington Intl.), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Mad River Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 302 holiday lettings near Mad River Valley. From 117 Houses to 15 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 Mad River Valley is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mad River Valley?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mad River Valley. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Stowe: 742 holiday homes
  • Granville: 315 holiday homes
  • New England: 37,615 holiday homes
  • Lake Champlain: 672 holiday homes
  • Green Mountain National Forest: 2,807 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mad River Valley! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mad River Valley?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mad River Valley with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Stowe: 742 holiday lettings
  • Granville: 315 holiday lettings
  • Bristol: 363 holiday lettings
  • Morristown: 535 holiday lettings
  • Waterbury: 1,033 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Mad River Valley?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Mad River Valley are:

  • Morrisville Stowe State Airport (MVL): 752 self catering accommodations
  • Burlington International Airport (BTV): 393 self catering accommodations
  • Edward F Knapp State Airport (MPV): 460 self catering accommodations

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