Destination guide

Travel to historic Acton

Enjoy the history and other features of Acton. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Acton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Acton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wentworth State Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Albee Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • McKinney Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Brewster Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Cate Park (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Rochester Common (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)

Traveling to and around Acton

Fly into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), the closest airport, located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Laconia, NH (LCI-Laconia Municipal), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Acton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 131 holiday lettings near Acton. From 50 Cabins to 50 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Acton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Acton:

  • Sanbornville: 30 holiday homes
  • Alton Bay: 103 holiday homes
  • York Beach: 382 holiday homes
  • Center Ossipee: 77 holiday homes
  • South Effingham: 217 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 Acton?

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

  • Perkins Cove: 604 holiday lettings
  • Ogunquit Beach: 1,629 holiday lettings
  • Vaughan Woods State Park: 1,359 holiday lettings
  • Wentworth State Park: 1,103 holiday lettings
  • Rochester Common: 575 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Acton 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 Acton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 50 Cabins in Acton. Our other popular types of Acton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 69 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 50 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Acton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Acton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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