Destination guide

Travel to historic Acton

Enjoy the history and other features of Acton. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Acton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Acton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wentworth State Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Albee Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • McKinney Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Brewster Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Cate Park (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Rochester Common (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Acton

Fly into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), the closest airport, located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Laconia, NH (LCI-Laconia Municipal), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Acton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 130 vacation rentals near Acton. From 49 Cabins to 49 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Acton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Acton:

  • York Beach: 384 vacation rentals
  • Alton Bay: 103 vacation rentals
  • Cape Neddick: 797 vacation rentals
  • Moody: 203 vacation rentals
  • Silver Lake: 30 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 Acton?

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

  • Perkins Cove: 605 vacation rentals
  • Footbridge Beach: 1,611 vacation rentals
  • Ogunquit Playhouse: 1,590 vacation rentals
  • Ogunquit Memorial Library: 1,589 vacation rentals
  • Cape Neddick Country Club: 1,540 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 49 Cabins in Acton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Acton include:

  • Cottages: 49 rentals available
  • Houses: 69 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 49 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 Acton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Acton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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