The largest city in Vermont, Burlington is nearby to the US-Canadian border, and a popular college town. Home to the University of Vermont, Burlington has many old historic buildings, and a contemporary art scene. Burlington is a friendly city with all of the rustic qualities of Vermont, but the benefits of the city’s restaurants and shopping. Enjoy all that Vermont, and Burlington, have to offer!
The Church Street Marketplace is a pedestrian mall covering four blocks in the centre of Burlington, where festivals often take place. Artworks and festivals like “South End Art Hop” frequently appear there, making it a revered public space. The UVM area has beautiful buildings, and is also buzzing due to the many college students. Burlington also has a lot of beautiful buildings to see, such as the Masonic Temple in the Historic District, the Follett House, and the Unitarian Church. You can also get to Lake Champlain from Burlington, where you can look out onto the water, admire the picture-perfect lighthouses, and even go boating.
Montpelier in Vermont is 45 minutes away from Burlington, and is also the capital of the state. In Montpelier you can visit the Vermont History Museum, as well as seeing the Vermont State House. Mount Mansfield in Montpelier also makes for an exhilarating hike. Woodstock is an hour and a half away from Burlington, and makes for a much more rural day trip. See the Billings Farm and Museum that includes a dairy farm — get deep into the country!
There are lots of different neighborhoods for you to explore or stay in during your trip. For example there’s Downtown Burlington, the Hill Section which is known to be more luxurious, and the Intervale which is more farmland. The New North End is a popular area to stay in, as well as the Old North End which is of course more historic. Tripping has all kinds of rentals for you to discover, from chic apartments to large family homes.
Green Mountain Transit is a bus service that can get you all over, and out of, the city. Burlington International Airport is your closest stop to fly into, however Logan International Airport in Boston has more frequent flights. There are also greyhound buses going all over New England that connect to Burlington, as well as trains. Although, it couldn’t hurt to have a car if you’re planning on going deep into Vermont during your stay.
Looking for a vacation rental in Burlington? Tripping.com has 140 vacation rental homes available in Burlington. You'll find 2 studios, 112 1-bedroom, 14 2-bedroom and 12 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $31 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Burlington is $247 while the average price of a weekly rental is $25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Burlington home is $25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 34 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Burlington. In addition to accommodating pets, Burlington rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 115 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 98 have TV and/or cable and 60 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 6 vacation rental sites in Burlington where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and Expedia. There are 44 HomeAway rentals, 32 Booking.com short term rentals and 30 Expedia vacation rentals.