Hancock, with a population of just over 700 people, is the definition of small town Massachusetts. Hancock is located in an area that makes travel incredibly easy and makes the community an ideal vacation destination for adventurous guests.
In Hancock, one of the most popular tourist activities is sightseeing. Guests can take a few hours to experience the city’s rich history through a tour of the Hancock Shaker Village -- a fully restored village that consists of authentic Shaker-style buildings, arts and crafts opportunities, and a gift shop and cafe. Another popular place for tourists is Lake Onota where visitors can go swimming and pitch a tent or RV at the nearby Greylock Campground. Many visitors also challenge themselves to hike Mount Greylock, discover the swimming pond and scenic Lulu Falls in Pittsfield State Forest, and go apple picking at Lakeview Orchard in Lanesboro.
There are tons of great places to stay near Hancock. All of the rentals are comfortable and modern in both appearance and amenities, boasting complimentary wifi and large windows for natural light. They are spacious enough to have family and friends over for a family meal, or to take a family-friendly holiday trip.
The best time to visit Hancock, MA is generally April through June for the warmest, most predictable weather patterns.
Hancock, MA is home to some of the most flavorful restaurants in Massachusetts. For comforting home-style American-Italian food, visitors can stop by Powder Hounds, and for tasty local beer and pub-style grub they can stop for lunch at Christiansen’s Tavern.
The events that take place each year in the Hancock area draw thousands of guests into Massachusetts. Crowds flock to Pittsfield for the Festival of Trees, to Adams for the Burnett Farm Haunted Hayride, and to Stockbridge for the Berkshire Botanical Harvest Festival. Hancock’s very own Fall Festival is also incredibly popular with residents and their guests.
The families that visit Hancock can spend a day at Ioka Valley Farm, getting up close and personal with nature. Here, they can pet the friendly animals at the petting zoo area, watch the production of process of maple syrup, and purchase homemade goods. Shopping at Berkshire Mall in nearby Lanesboro is a great way to spend a weekend, as there are stores that cater to every member of the family and their individual tastes.
During the winter, visiting families can spend their spare time at Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort which offers a great place for skiing and a convenient location right across from the Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort where they can enjoy a memorable stay.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the best providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and many more. We have 276 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Hancock ranging from low-cost options to extravagant places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Hancock is available at $45 per night. The average price of an accommodation is around $232 per night.
Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Hancock can choose from 140 places to stay that have WiFi. We have 8 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 109 accommodations that have gyms. Driving to Hancock? Then choose one of the 139 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 92 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
AllTheRooms has 16 pet-friendly places to stay in Hancock, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any problems.
We aggregate vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from loads of providers in Hancock, including 107 places to stay from Airbnb, 20 accommodations from VRBO and 19 places to stay from Homeaway
125 of the rentals in Hancock have been rated by previous guests. They rated 43% as excellent or good. 84 places to stay in are instantly bookable.