Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Blue Mountains

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Blue Mountains. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the skiing, spas and snowtubing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Blue Mountains

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Blue Mountains a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Georgian Hills Vineyards (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Bruce Trail Lookout (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Scenic Caves Nature Adventures (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Plunge Aquatic Center (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Blue Mountain Ski Resort (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, June, December or May, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 7°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Blue Mountains

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blue Mountains is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Collingwood Scenic Caves (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Craigleith Provincial Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Metcalfe Rock (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Cedar Run Horse Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Pretty River Valley Provincial Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Old Baldy Conservation Area (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)

Where to stay around Blue Mountains?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 507 holiday lettings near Blue Mountains. From 111 Chalets to 64 Cottages, 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 Blue Mountains is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Blue Mountain Ski Resort: 612 holiday lettings
  • Brights Gallery: 610 holiday lettings
  • Collingwood Scenic Caves: 608 holiday lettings
  • Pretty River Valley Provincial Park: 598 holiday lettings
  • Lora Bay Golf Club: 502 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Mountains 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 Chalets in Blue Mountains?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 111 Chalets in Blue Mountains. Our other popular types of Blue Mountains holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 64 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 102 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 187 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blue Mountains?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 214 holiday homes with pool available in Blue Mountains. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.