Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Brownsville

The mountains and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Brownsville. Renowned for its hiking, skiing and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and attractions in and around Brownsville

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Brownsville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Arrowhead Recreation Area (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Union Arena Community Center (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Okemo Valley Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Jackson Gore Ski Resort at Okemo (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Quechee State Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Brownsville

Travelers enjoy Brownsville for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, December, March or January, when snowfall averages 17.89 inches and temperatures average 11°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brownsville

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Brownsville is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt Ascutney State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Path of Life Garden (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Camp Plymouth State Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Billings Park and Trail (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Dorsey Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Mount Tom Peak (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Brownsville

The nearest airport is in Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Lebanon, NH (LEB-Lebanon Municipal), which is 14.7 mi (23.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Brownsville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Brownsville. From 7 Houses to 2 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 Brownsville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Brownsville:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort: 229 vacation rentals
  • Killington Ski Area: 354 vacation rentals
  • Quechee: 92 vacation rentals
  • Bridgewater Corners: 53 vacation rentals
  • South Royalton: 193 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 Brownsville?

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

  • Killington Resort: 572 vacation rentals
  • Quechee Gorge: 663 vacation rentals
  • Jackson Gore Ski Resort at Okemo: 828 vacation rentals
  • Dartmouth College: 260 vacation rentals
  • Silver Lake State Park: 888 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 7 Houses in Brownsville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brownsville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 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 Brownsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Brownsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.