Destination guide

Travel to charming Mendon

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Mendon. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognized for its skiing, restaurants and shopping. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Mendon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Mendon has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Killington Resort (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Pico Mountain at Killington Ski Resort (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Hathaway Farm (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Rutland Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Vermont State Fairgrounds (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Green Mountain National Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Mendon

Travelers enjoy Mendon for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, March, February or January, when snowfall averages 19.28 inches and temperatures average 10°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mendon

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mendon is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bucklin Trailhead (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Lefferts Pond (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Pine Hill Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Gifford Woods State Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Coolidge State Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Silver Lake State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mendon

Fly into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), the closest airport, located 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Mendon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 568 vacation rentals near Mendon. From 193 Houses to 301 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 Mendon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Mendon:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort: 229 vacation rentals
  • Killington Ski Area: 354 vacation rentals
  • Bomoseen: 59 vacation rentals
  • Pico Mountain at Killington Ski Resort: 559 vacation rentals
  • Bridgewater Corners: 53 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 Mendon?

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

  • McLaughlin Falls: 1,234 vacation rentals
  • Appalachian Trail Adventures: 886 vacation rentals
  • Bucklin Trailhead: 1,222 vacation rentals
  • Killington Resort: 572 vacation rentals
  • Jackson Gore Ski Resort at Okemo: 828 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 193 Houses in Mendon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mendon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 301 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Mendon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 354 vacation rentals with pool available in Mendon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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