Destination guide

The lively city of Holyoke awaits you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Holyoke. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, university setting and shopping. Springfield Armory and Volleyball Hall of Fame are just a couple of the must-sees 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 and attractions in Holyoke

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Holyoke a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Six Flags New England (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Maple Corner Farm Cross Country Ski Area (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Chesterfield Gorge (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Lost Acres Vineyard (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Grassmere Country Club (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Holyoke

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Holyoke is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Holyoke Heritage State Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Mount Tom (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Joseph Skinner State Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Smith College Botanic Garden (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Blunt Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Look Memorial Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Holyoke

Fly into Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.), which is 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Holyoke Station.

Where to stay around Holyoke?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Holyoke. From 30 Houses to 12 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 Holyoke for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Volleyball Hall of Fame: 89 vacation rentals
  • Wistariahurst Museum: 89 vacation rentals
  • Holyoke Heritage State Park: 88 vacation rentals
  • Holyoke Mall: 88 vacation rentals
  • Canal Gallery: 87 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 30 Houses in Holyoke. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Holyoke include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 Holyoke?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Holyoke. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.