Sharing a border with both Vermont and New York, Williamstown, MA, is located in an area that makes for quick and easy travel. According to New York Times, Williamstown is “one of the loveliest communities in the New England area”, and it’s no wonder as the town is home to a plethora of natural beauty and a friendly atmosphere that holds the community together.
The Clark Art Institute at the Williams College Museum of Art attracts visitors from all around Massachusetts with its modern, contemporary, and international art.
Oozing with natural beauty, Hopkins Memorial Forest is full of winding trails and footbridges, making it the perfect spot for walking the dog or a hike with the kids. The Mountain Meadow Preserve, Money Brook Trail, March Cataract Falls, and Taconic Trail State Park, complete with a slow-moving river and teams of fish, are a few other scenic locations within Williamstown.
Golf is a popular pastime for both visitors and residents, as Williamstown is home to two public golf courses, including the Waubeeka Golf Course featuring a pub that overlooks the course. When it comes to shopping, Williamstown definitely isn’t lacking. There are a number of specialty shops and boutiques including Empire Antiques, Mountain Goat Artisans, and Water Street Books.
Vacation homes in Williamstown are quaint, modern, and located all around the city. One of the best areas to find a rental home in is the area around the center of town, as it puts you within walking distance of parks, shopping, food, and entertainment. Many of the rentals are pet friendly and large enough to host a number of your closest family and friends.
The best time to visit Williamstown is during the middle of the year. The weather at this time is warm but comfortable and the area sees a lot of precipitation.
Food in Williamstown is abundant and diverse with dining options from small cafes to upscale restaurants and pubs. Offering cozy, casual fare, the Water Street Grill is a popular choice for those looking for a tasty meal and a glass of beer. The Spice Root serves authentic Indian cuisine, and Coyote Flaco offers Mexican food.
The Williamstown Theater Festival features acclaimed actors and local, emerging talents on center stage. The festival includes revamped editions of classic plays and musicals, comfortable seating, and a ton of fun.
Sweet Brook Farm, a working alpaca farm in Williamstown, is a great place for family outings. The farm offers close encounters with alpacas and llamas, as well as maple syrup tastings and an explanation of the maple syrup making process, and a general store.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. We have 299 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Williamstown ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Williamstown is available at $48 per night. On average, a place to stay in Williamstown will cost you $246 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 129 accommodations in Williamstown that have WiFi. We have 21 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 6 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Williamstown? Then choose one of the 125 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 8 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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