Find the best place to stay — Amherst

Where to stay around Amherst?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 92 vacation rentals near Amherst. From 36 houses to 17 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Amherst for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Amherst:

  • Chestnut Springs: 133 vacation rentals
  • Treeloft: 105 vacation rentals
  • Pedlars Edge: 88 vacation rentals
  • Laurel Ridge: 104 vacation rentals
  • Deer Springs: 134 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 Amherst?

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

  • Sweet Briar College: 72 vacation rentals
  • Rebec Vineyards: 210 vacation rentals
  • Winton Country Club: 88 vacation rentals
  • Amherst County Museum and Historical Society: 68 vacation rentals
  • Wintergreen Resort: 384 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 houses in Amherst. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Amherst include:

  • Cabins: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available
  • Condos: 7 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rentals in Amherst?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 42 golf rentals in Amherst. You have also many other possibilities in Amherst area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 40 rentals
  • Skiing rentals: 26 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 12 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Travel to Lively Amherst

    The area's live music and wineries are just some of the reasons to vacation in Amherst. Revered for its university setting, coffeehouses and shopping, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, consider a rental home. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area.

    Attractions In and Around Amherst

    First time in Amherst and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Amazement Square and LaHaye Ice Center. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Amherst County Museum and Historical Society, Woodson's Mill or Maier Museum of Art. You can take a shopping trip to Candlers Station. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campus of Sweet Briar College. Activities around the area include Rebec Vineyards, Lovingston Winery and Mountain Cove Vineyards. Also while in town, consider a visit to Winton Country Club and George Washington National Forest.