Destination guide

Adventurous Ancram will entice you

The parks and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Ancram. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Ancram

Are you looking for 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 makes Ancram a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Red Hook Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Catamount Ski Area (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Trevor Zoo (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Dutchess County Fairgrounds (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Millbrook Vineyards and Winery (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ancram

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Ancram is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Taconic Trail State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Dutchman’s Landing (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Falling Waters Preserve (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Seamon Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ancram

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 31 mi (49.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ancram?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 190 vacation rentals near Ancram. From 115 Houses to 6 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 Ancram for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Ancram:

  • Lakeville: 27 vacation rentals
  • Copake Lake: 24 vacation rentals
  • Cornwall Bridge: 16 vacation rentals
  • South Egremont: 16 vacation rentals
  • Catamount Ski Area: 386 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 Ancram?

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

  • Lake Taghkanic State Park: 614 vacation rentals
  • Dutchman’s Landing: 798 vacation rentals
  • Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site: 474 vacation rentals
  • Holley-Williams House Museum: 393 vacation rentals
  • Catamount Aerial Adventure Park: 583 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 115 Houses in Ancram. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ancram include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available
  • Cottages: 22 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 Ancram?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 46 vacation rentals with pool available in Ancram. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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