Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Gorham

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gorham. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the hiking, restaurants and biking. Wildcat Mountain Ski Area and Mount Washington State Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Gorham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Gorham for its hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gorham a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildcat Mountain Ski Area (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Sunday River Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Sunday River (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Mount Washington Cog Railway (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Black Mountain Ski Area (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Gorham

Travelers enjoy Gorham for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 38.50 inches and temperatures average 6°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gorham

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gorham. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Washington State Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Moose Brook State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Goose Eye Mountain (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Grafton Notch State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Bethel Hill Common (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Jackson Falls (17.4 mi / 28 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gorham

The nearest airport is in Whitefield, NH (HIE-Mount Washington Regional), located 21.2 mi (34.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Fryeburg, ME (FRY-Eastern Slopes Regional), which is 29.6 mi (47.7 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gorham?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,794 vacation rentals near Gorham. From 154 Cabins to 789 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gorham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Gorham:

  • Glen: 484 vacation rentals
  • Bretton Woods: 251 vacation rentals
  • Center Conway: 105 vacation rentals
  • Center Lovell: 36 vacation rentals
  • Bretton Woods Ski Area: 1,359 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 Gorham?

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

  • Gorham Historical Society and Railroad Museum: 619 vacation rentals
  • Raft NH: 596 vacation rentals
  • Gorham Moose Tours: 620 vacation rentals
  • Omni Mount Washington Resort: 1,085 vacation rentals
  • Story Land: 1,217 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 154 Cabins in Gorham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gorham include:

  • Houses: 789 rentals available
  • Cottages: 154 rentals available
  • Chalets: 109 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 Gorham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 635 vacation rentals with pool available in Gorham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.