Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Laconia

Come and experience Laconia and its live music, theater scene and festivals. Renowned for its lake, beaches and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Laconia

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Laconia has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bolduc Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Gunstock Mountain Resort (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Funspot Family Fun Center (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Ellacoya State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Highland Mountain Bike Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Laconia

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Laconia

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Laconia is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Opechee Park Cove Beach and Opechee Point Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ahern State Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Endicott Rock Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Ellacoya State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Lake Winnipesaukee (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Mount Major (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Laconia

The nearest airport is in Laconia, NH (LCI-Laconia Municipal), located 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Concord, NH (CON-Concord Municipal), which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Laconia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 837 vacation rentals near Laconia. From 501 Houses to 205 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Laconia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Laconia?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Laconia:

  • Weirs Beach: 203 vacation rentals
  • South Down Shores: 60 vacation rentals
  • Meredith: 1,150 vacation rentals
  • Alton Bay: 103 vacation rentals
  • Plymouth: 1,051 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Laconia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Laconia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Winnipesaukee Pier: 1,149 vacation rentals
  • Opechee Park Cove Beach and Opechee Point Beach: 1,104 vacation rentals
  • Endicott Rock Park: 1,140 vacation rentals
  • Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad: 1,149 vacation rentals
  • Winnipesaukee Playhouse (Winni P): 1,145 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Laconia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Laconia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 501 Houses in Laconia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Laconia include:

  • Cabins: 205 rentals available
  • Cottages: 205 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 84 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Laconia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 105 vacation rentals with pool available in Laconia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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