Destination guide

Head to the beautiful city of Rutland

The mountains and waterfalls create a pretty picture of Rutland. Well-liked for its skiing, shopping and restaurants, this city is both scenic and welcoming. Killington Resort and Okemo Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rutland

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rutland a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Killington Resort (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Okemo Mountain Resort (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Vermont State Fairgrounds (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Rutland Country Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Hathaway Farm (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Pico Mountain at Killington Ski Resort (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Rutland

Rutland is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in December, March, February or January, when snowfall averages 19.28 inches and temperatures average 10°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Rutland

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rutland is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Hill Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bucklin Trailhead (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lefferts Pond (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Gifford Woods State Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Halfmoon Pond State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Coolidge State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Rutland

Fly into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Rutland Station.

Where to stay around Rutland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,334 holiday lettings near Rutland. From 577 Houses to 80 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rutland for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Rutland:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort: 181 holiday homes
  • West Woodstock: 17 holiday homes
  • South Royalton: 181 holiday homes
  • Bridgewater Corners: 49 holiday homes
  • Belmont: 41 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 Rutland?

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

  • Rutland Country Club: 863 holiday lettings
  • Paramount Theater: 1,002 holiday lettings
  • Vermont State Fairgrounds: 1,005 holiday lettings
  • Pine Hill Park: 835 holiday lettings
  • Norman Rockwell Museum of Vermont: 959 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rutland 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 Houses in Rutland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 577 Houses in Rutland. Our other popular types of Rutland holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 33 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rutland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 550 holiday homes with pool available in Rutland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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