Destination guide

Head to the beautiful city of Rutland

The mountains and waterfalls create a pretty picture of Rutland. Well-liked for its skiing, shopping and restaurants, this city is both scenic and welcoming. Killington Resort and Okemo Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rutland

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rutland a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Killington Resort (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Okemo Mountain Resort (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Vermont State Fairgrounds (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Rutland Country Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Hathaway Farm (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Pico Mountain at Killington Ski Resort (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Rutland

Rutland is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, 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 mountains and other natural features in Rutland

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rutland is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Hill Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bucklin Trailhead (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lefferts Pond (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Gifford Woods State Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Halfmoon Pond State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Coolidge State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Rutland

Fly into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Rutland Station.

Where to stay around Rutland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,282 vacation rentals near Rutland. From 551 Houses to 69 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rutland for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Vermont State Fairgrounds: 1,001 vacation rentals
  • Rutland Country Club: 790 vacation rentals
  • Paramount Theater: 936 vacation rentals
  • Pine Hill Park: 828 vacation rentals
  • Norman Rockwell Museum of Vermont: 937 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 551 Houses in Rutland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rutland include:

  • Cabins: 69 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 27 rentals available
  • Cottages: 69 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rutland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 486 vacation rentals with pool available in Rutland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.