Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Jefferson

The forests, lake and ocean views display a scene truly unique to Jefferson. Travelers appreciate the shopping in this relaxing city. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Jefferson

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Jefferson 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:

  • Hidden Valley Nature Center (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Jefferson

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

  • Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Viles Arboretum (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Capitol Park (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Kennebec River Rail Trail (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Augusta Mill Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Dodge Point Public Reserved Land (15.6 mi / 25 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Jefferson

Fly into Augusta, ME (AUG-Augusta State), the closest airport, located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Wiscasset, ME (ISS), which is 20.2 mi (32.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Jefferson?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 314 vacation rentals near Jefferson. From 128 Houses to 18 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 Jefferson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Jefferson:

  • Pemaquid Point: 25 vacation rentals
  • Saint George: 247 vacation rentals
  • Waldoboro: 503 vacation rentals
  • Christmas Cove: 24 vacation rentals
  • Pemaquid: 18 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 Jefferson?

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

  • Hidden Valley Nature Center: 454 vacation rentals
  • Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park: 959 vacation rentals
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: 1,009 vacation rentals
  • Barrett Park: 1,000 vacation rentals
  • Boothbay Harbor Marina: 1,011 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 128 Houses in Jefferson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jefferson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 rentals available
  • Cabins: 143 rentals available
  • Cottages: 143 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 Jefferson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation rentals with pool available in Jefferson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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