Looking for a perfect place to spend your weekend? Waitsfield, Vermont is a historic town situated in Washington County, Vermont, with a population of over 1,700 people. Be ready to be swept off your feet completely with the range of attractions and exciting adventures the town holds. There is no better place to spend your vacation alongside family and friends.
Waitsfield is most popular during the fall season when the leaves turn a fantastic red, yellow, and orange color, however, the majority of visitors flock here for the white blanket of snow on the mountain. For a true wonderland escape, the Mad River Glen is a popular ski area for cross country skiing, snowboarding, and other snow activities. Be sure to ride the famous ‘Single Chair’ while here, which carries visitors up the mountain and boasts incredible views. Don't miss General Stark's Pub & Grill on the slopes either -- the bar is perched near the summit and offers a range of delicious food and drinks.
Back in the town, located along Carroll Road, the Big Picture Theatre and Café has an amazing atmosphere perfect for seeing a movie and or eating brunch with family and friends. The food is great and they are equally known for their welcoming customer service. There is also a kid section which features a little playground with swings, slides, and a climbing structure. It’s just perfect for any size of the family.
Elsewhere, feed your eyes with the amazing collections of the Artisans’ Gallery. The gallery is home to a wide variety of arts and crafts, from folk arts to fine arts, carving, knitting, stained glasses, and much more. The awesome selection displays the works over 100 local artists, so is a prime spot for an authentic Waitsfield souvenir!
Afterwards, the historic Skinner Barn was created by the Daniel Skinner family in 1891 and has continued to maintain its beauty across the years -- making it one of the most visited tourist attraction in the region. The Skinner Barn offers educational classes, cultural events, parties, and receptions, as well as guided tours.
Waitsfield consists of a snowy mountain and the popular Mad River Glen, making skiing very popular in the town. Visit the town around December when the powder is at its peak, or for warm weather activities, visit the town around mid-June to early September.
At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, Bed and Breakfast, RedAwning and more. AllTheRooms has 293 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Waitsfield, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. If you are trying to save money, the cheapest place to stay in Waitsfield comes in at $10 per night. The average price of a rental is generally $281 per night.
Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Waitsfield can choose from 166 places to stay that have WiFi. We have 36 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 3 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Waitsfield by car, be sure to choose from 157 accommodations that provide parking. 12 accommodations have a a pool or jacuzzi
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