Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Shandaken

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Shandaken. One of the city's many top draws is its spas. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Shandaken

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Shandaken has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belleayre Mountain (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Hunter Mountain (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Windham Mountain Resort (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Windham Country Club (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Windham Vineyards and Winery (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Woodstock Golf Club (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shandaken

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Shandaken is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belleayre Beach at Pine Hill Lake (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Giant Ledge Trailhead (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Catskill Mountains (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mountain Top Arboretum (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Overlook Mountain Trailhead (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Canada Falls (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Shandaken

The nearest airport is in Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), located 51 mi (82 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Shandaken?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 676 vacation rentals near Shandaken. From 369 Houses to 83 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shandaken for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kaaterskill Falls: 1,097 vacation rentals
  • Belleayre Mountain: 700 vacation rentals
  • Neversink Dam: 224 vacation rentals
  • Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Monastery: 1,102 vacation rentals
  • Opus 40: 1,022 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 369 Houses in Shandaken. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shandaken include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 83 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 99 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shandaken?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 146 vacation rentals with pool available in Shandaken. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.