Destination guide

Adventurous Ancram will entice you

The parks and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Ancram. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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 and around Ancram

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ancram a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Red Hook Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Catamount Ski Area (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Trevor Zoo (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Dutchess County Fairgrounds (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Millbrook Vineyards and Winery (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ancram

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Ancram is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Taconic Trail State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Dutchman’s Landing (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Falling Waters Preserve (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Seamon Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)

Transportation to and around Ancram

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 31 mi (49.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Ancram?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 205 holiday lettings near Ancram. From 126 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, 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 Ancram is on HomeAway.

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

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 Ancram:

  • Housatonic: 227 holiday homes
  • Falls Village: 154 holiday homes
  • Cornwall Bridge: 16 holiday homes
  • Lakeville: 25 holiday homes
  • Copake Lake: 31 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 Ancram?

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

  • Lime Rock Park: 435 holiday lettings
  • El Paso Winery: 687 holiday lettings
  • Holley-Williams House Museum: 392 holiday lettings
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum: 397 holiday lettings
  • Hyde Park Railroad Station: 427 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 126 Houses in Ancram. Our other popular types of Ancram holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 25 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ancram?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Ancram. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.