Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Rochester getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Rochester. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Rochester

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rochester 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:

  • Killington Resort (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • White River Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Middlebury College Snow Bowl Ski Area (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Rikert Nordic Center (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Green Mountain National Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Neshobe Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rochester

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Rochester is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cushman State Forest (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Texas Falls Recreation Area (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Green Mountain National Forest (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Granville Gulf Reservation (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Robert Frost Wayside Trail (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lefferts Pond (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)

Traveling to and around Rochester

The nearest airport is in Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), located 25.1 mi (40.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Montpelier, VT (MPV-Edward F. Knapp State), which is 25.5 mi (41.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Rochester?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 156 holiday lettings near Rochester. From 90 Houses to 26 Bungalows, 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 Rochester is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Rochester?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 90 Houses in Rochester. Our other popular types of Rochester holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 26 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rochester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Rochester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.