Destination guide

The artsy area of Salem awaits your stay

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Salem. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Salem

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Salem a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orvis Fly Fishing (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Kingswood Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Airway Meadows Golf Course (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Salem

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Salem. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Merck Forest Farmland Center (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Mount Equinox (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Equinox Preservation Trust (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lake Shaftsbury State Park (12.5 mi / 20 km)
  • Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Lye Brook Falls (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Salem

Fly into Glens Falls, NY (GFL-Floyd Bennett Memorial), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Salem?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 104 vacation rentals near Salem. From 59 Houses to 6 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 Salem for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Salem Art Works: 277 vacation rentals
  • Southern Vermont College: 495 vacation rentals
  • Outlets at Lake George: 475 vacation rentals
  • Glens Falls Civic Center: 700 vacation rentals
  • Southern Vermont Arts Center: 848 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Houses in Salem. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Salem include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 17 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 Salem?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Salem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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