Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Ghent getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Ghent with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.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 Ghent

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Ghent has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Catamount Ski Area (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ghent

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ghent. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dutchman’s Landing (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Taconic Trail State Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Berkshire Botanical Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Lake Mansfield Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Beartown State Forest (20 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ghent

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.7 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 19.8 mi (31.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Ghent?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 387 vacation rentals near Ghent. From 240 Houses to 29 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 Ghent for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Ghent:

  • Lenox: 384 vacation rentals
  • Williamstown: 210 vacation rentals
  • Copake Lake: 30 vacation rentals
  • Lee: 631 vacation rentals
  • Falls Village: 150 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 Ghent?

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

  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort: 431 vacation rentals
  • Tanglewood Music Center: 657 vacation rentals
  • Ski Butternut: 593 vacation rentals
  • HITS-on-the-Hudson: 982 vacation rentals
  • Bard College: 847 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 240 Houses in Ghent. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ghent include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 rentals available
  • Cabins: 35 rentals available
  • Cottages: 35 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 Ghent?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 80 vacation rentals with pool available in Ghent. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.