Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Waterville

Come and experience Waterville and its entertainment, opera and theater scene. This scenic city is known for its university setting, shopping and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Waterville

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Waterville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belgrade Lakes Golf (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Augusta Country Club (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • JW Parks Golf Course (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Waterville

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Waterville is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Augusta Mill Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Kennebec River Rail Trail (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Capitol Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Viles Arboretum (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Waterville

The nearest airport is in Waterville, ME (WVL-Robert Lafleur), located 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Augusta, ME (AUG-Augusta State), which is 18.1 mi (29.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Waterville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 88 vacation rentals near Waterville. From 43 Cabins to 38 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Waterville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Colby College: 130 vacation rentals
  • Waterville Opera House: 134 vacation rentals
  • Fort Halifax: 135 vacation rentals
  • Thomas College: 154 vacation rentals
  • Redington Museum: 134 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waterville 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 Cabins in Waterville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Cabins in Waterville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waterville include:

  • Houses: 38 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 43 rentals available
  • Cottages: 43 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Waterville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Waterville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.