Destination guide

Travel to exciting Springfield

The area's festivals and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Springfield. This cosmopolitan city is known for its local tours, stargazing and skiing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Springfield

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Springfield a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Arrowhead Recreation Area (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Okemo Valley Golf Club (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Newport Golf Club (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Hooper Golf Club (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Jackson Gore Ski Resort at Okemo (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Springfield

Travelers enjoy Springfield for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, March, February or January, when snowfall averages 23.26 inches and temperatures average 12°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Springfield

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Springfield is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt Ascutney State Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Dorsey Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Lowell Lake State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Path of Life Garden (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Buttermilk Falls (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Springfield

The nearest airport is in Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Lebanon, NH (LEB-Lebanon Municipal), which is 24.5 mi (39.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Springfield?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Springfield. From 105 Houses to 21 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 Springfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Springfield:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort: 202 vacation rentals
  • Killington Ski Area: 360 vacation rentals
  • Quechee: 82 vacation rentals
  • Newfane: 62 vacation rentals
  • Bridgewater Corners: 55 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 Springfield?

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

  • Eureka Schoolhouse: 585 vacation rentals
  • Baltimore Covered Bridge: 583 vacation rentals
  • Killington Resort: 579 vacation rentals
  • Quechee Gorge: 657 vacation rentals
  • Jackson Gore Ski Resort at Okemo: 809 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 105 Houses in Springfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Springfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 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 Springfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation rentals with pool available in Springfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.