9 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Colchester, Vermont - Updated 2023


Located in Chittenden County, Vermont, Colchester is a lovely little town that has wonderful features that are perfect for some peace and quiet time away from city life. It boasts of amazing tourist attractions that will provide you with the relaxation that you need and the break from routinary life. While in town, you can go swimming in the fresh waters of Lake Champlain. Also, don’t miss out on visiting the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum. If you are the athletic type who likes jogging and biking, try the picturesque trail of Island Line Rail Train. There so many exciting things that are waiting for tourists in Colchester but before anything else, one must first look for a charming place to stay. Worry no more, because here is a list of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Colchester, Vermont. Feel free to check it out below.

1. Private lakeside rental (from USD 421)

If you are looking for spacious accommodation in the beautiful city of Colchester that is at the same time proximate to most of the town’s fascinating tourist spots, then this is the right rental for you. It is elegantly furnished with luxury vibes and lots of natural light. Also, this superb vacation rental is spacious enough for 10 guests and conveniently close to Burlington, ski resorts, and the most visited establishments in town. Another aspect to love about this home is its amenities. It has two charming bedrooms, a private bathroom, a modern kitchen, a lovely dining space, and a relaxing living room area with a flat-screen TV and a fireplace.

Private Lakeside Luxury w/ dock, near Burlington, Skiing, Shopping & Fine Dining
76 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The large and comfy living room
one downside is the single bathroom however fine for small groups
The only down side was the single bathroom for our group of 6 adults sleeping in the house
The kitchen was well-equipped for cooking
we had great experiences preparing meals in the well furnished kitchen using the fine gas grill enjoying a campfire outdoors for s'mores and enjoying movies at night in the living room
The house was super clean and well stocked
The owner was great with quickly answering questions about the area great neighbors and plenty of dock space for all of your toys
We took advantage of the wood stove fire pit pizza oven
Lawton Camp suited our family group for a graduation weekend Friday night the weather was gorgeous
The driveway was very slippery and steep one of our cars slid into a snow bank even with 4 wheel drive suv
so I can't fault the owner on that The house was meticulously maintained and
Loved the location just 15 minutes away from Burlington
Location was just enough out of town but only 20 minute drive to Burlington
Yet very close to Burlington
large dinner table private area but close to Burlington
The weather was perfect - we spent the day out on the lake BBQ'd and enjoyed a night out in Burlington
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2. Charming Colchester home with a gourmet kitchen (from USD 375)

Spending the weekend in Colchester for a family reunion or friends’ getaway? Whatever your purpose of visiting this beautiful town, an excellent accommodation is essential in making the vacation a memorable one. Check out this fantastic vacation home that has a majestic beachfront view and can accommodate up to eight guests. It is fully furnished, spacious, and has a relaxing home away from home vibe. All in all, it has three bedrooms, two private bathrooms, a kitchen equipped with cooking tools and utensils, a dining area, a cozy living room with a TV and a fireplace, and a porch with a lovely table setting.

Charming Colchester Home w/ Malletts Bay Beachfront, WiFi, Gourmet Kitchen, A/C
Colchester, VT, US
15 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Our favorite features were the large sun porch overlooking the lake and the gourmet kitchen
The kitchen was fully equipped
The parking was our only challenge because of narrow space and heavy traffic e
The owners have spared no expense with decorating their home
The owners have though of everything for your comfort and convenience
The house was very clean
Furnishings are tasteful and everything was clean and well appointed
The owners and property manager were very accommodating
fantastic gas fireplace and fantastic water views
The decor was delightful a major cut above most of our previous rental experiences
Rick was very responsive throughout and
Owner was easy to work with and coordinate the agreement
sure we had everything and got our keys
The home feels welcoming and inviting
Great location close to Burlington
It is a nice location--only a few minutes from Burlington and close to the bike path
It's a nice quick ride into downtown Burlington for shopping and dining
Location was awesome - right on a calm shallow sandy beach and close to Burlington and other local area attractions
We were to early to take advantage of the water but swimming and boating would be great in the summer Very close to Burlington one of our favorite little big cities Highly recommend
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3. Fantastic vacation house on Lake Champlain (from USD 245)

The town of Colchester is an exciting getaway for tourists who need a break from the hustle and bustle of city life. To help you maximize your holiday, book this charming vacation house situated a few steps away from the breathtaking Lake Champlain. It has a private beach area where you can relax without being bothered by the noise of other people’s activities. Aside from these things, you will surely love the overall look of the house. It is fully furnished, simple, and homey, and has amazing amenities. It features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a functional kitchen, a dining space, and a cozy living room area. This lovely haven can accommodate up to eight guests.

Champs Camp on Lake Champlain with private beach
33 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The owners have thought of everything you could need
The only other thing worth calling out is that it wasn't obvious from the listing that it is one of 3 units in the house
The apartment was clean and comfortable and roomier than it looked from the outside
The kitchen is fully equipped - even has some of the small essentials
We enjoyed the beach access and the kids love playing in the lake
Everything was clean and there were many thoughtful touches to make us comfortable
and I'm sure they'll be able to remedy that for future guests
We enjoyed our visit Property was clean and comfortable
We didn't hear any noise or have any issues with the other tenants we were just confused when we arrived
Not having to bring towels and linens was so nice
We were able to move the mattress onto the futon and everything worked out fine
We had one issue which was that we were 3 adult couples (parents and grandparents attending UVM graduation)
and so we had planned on having adults in the bunk beds but the bottom bunk had an odd slat structure that couldn't properly support an adult
The cottage is in an excellent location close to Burlington and area
(I think the other two are longer term rentals not vacation rentals like this one )
but it was nice to see it and walk on the dock
Loved the house and the location was convenient for us
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4. A romantic Champlain bungalow (from USD 325)

If you are on a romantic getaway with your beloved one or just in for a quick Colchester escapade with your best friends, this cozy Vrbo vacation house is ideal for you as it can accommodate up to two people. Situated in the center of the Millets Bay, this bungalow features a modern interior design and wonderful amenities. It has a delightful bedroom and a charming private bathroom with a bathtub and shower facility. Aside from that, it has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, a cozy living room area, and a terrace that leads to breathtaking views of the sea.

Champlain Bungalow on Lake Champlain
Colchester, VT, US
2 reviews
House 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
lastly the owners were very responsive to any questions or needs we had throughout our stay
from the accommodations to the hosts this property was perfect for our family and dogs
this was the perfect location
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5. Quaint home with a large yard (from USD 386)

Featuring a large yard, sandy shores, and a convenient location from the city center where you can try most of the local fares, this Vrbo vacation provides its guests with a tranquil environment. More than that, guests will love the rustic accent of the house that makes it cool and airy. The living room area is such a relaxing place to lounge as it features cozy lounge areas, a flat-screen TV, and a fireplace. As a whole, it includes three charming bedrooms, a private bathroom, a kitchen, and a lovely dining space.

Quaint lakefront home with large yard & sandy shores - only minutes to town
Colchester, Vermont, United States
Premier Host  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tv and internet worked perfectly-
Having one bathroom was a challenge
I felt like I was falling off the side
bathroom size was decent along with all 3 bedrooms
Beautiful view of the water and a cozy rustic interior
Everything was clean and spotless
yet everything was so clean
a relaxing weekend House was clean and everything worked great
The water was clean clear and refreshing
The house is cute and clean
Even had pizza delivered that was yummy
Luckily there was (2 driveway spots) and everything was fine but would have been nice to have confirmation before arriving
comfortable and well maintained Great waterfront access for strolling along Thayer Beach
Overall the location was very nice
This was a great location with a comfortable clean environment close to many locations I would definitely stay again
But you could easily walk to the left and hike on a long sandy beach Only about 10 minutes from downtown Burlington
It's just lacking in a few areas
The house is not very updated and definitely has a lake house vibe
We were in town for Burlington Brewfest and the house is about a 15min drive to Burlington
After few hours we went out and bought 4 fans just to get some relief
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6. Beautiful lakeshore villa (from USD 400)

A few steps away from the lakeshore, providing you with easy access to relaxing waters, this Vrbo vacation rental situated in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood, is a wonderful choice for your Colchester visit. Featuring a private swimming area, you will be able to enjoy your time alone or with your family. Not only that, but the accommodation is also a gem in itself. It offers a single bedroom, a bathroom, a cozy lounge area, a kitchen where you can prepare your meals, and a dining space. This Vrbo vacation rental can house up to four guests.

Lakeshore Vermont LLC
38 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The owners have thought of everything
We enjoyed using the paddle boat to tour the lake shore
We'll miss the incredible views from our window of Mallet's Bay and the peacefulness of your private beach front
The bathroom is absolutely luxurious
The views from the enormous picture windows were breath taking We loved watching the geese migrate past the windows the hot air balloon floating above the lake
The apartment was beautifully appointed and had everything
The house was beautifully decorated remarkably clean and pretty much perfect
huge flatpanel tvs paddle boat
The property is laid out well with nice furnishings and decor
We got that and more
The beach and all the available water toys really added to the enjoyment We will definitely go back there
Thanks Deb & Neil for having us at Lakeshore Beautiful property
A nice lil 12 min drive into Burlington
Our dog loved exploring the property too :)
was just about 15 minutes away
Got to enjoy quite a few restaurants cycling in South Hero and Burlington Yoga
Due to preference of other guests
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7. Amazing cottage with beautiful mountain views (from USD 340)

Showcasing majestic views of the mountains and the charming lake, this Vrbo vacation house is ideal for tourists who are visiting the town of Colchester in a large group as it is spacious enough for 10 people. This cottage is tastefully furnished, homey, and has wonderful amenities. Swim in your own private lake area unbothered and make lasting memories with your family. As a whole, the house has four cozy bedrooms and two private bathrooms. In addition, it has a modern kitchen, a lovely dining area, a comfy living room area, and a relaxing front porch. It also has a flat-screen TV and WiFi access.

Lake Champlain lakefront cottages with beautiful mountain views.
Colchester, VT, US
6 reviews
cottage 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Cozy lakefront cottage (from USD 225)

This cozy cottage is packed with wonderful amenities that will make your stay more convenient and comfortable. It can house up to four guests, featuring two bedrooms, one with an antique double bed, another one with two twin beds, a single private bathroom, a cozy living room area with a fireplace, a kitchen equipped with cooking essentials, and a dining area. More than that, what you will love about this Vrbo accommodation is the beautiful surroundings with rich vegetation and a peaceful aura. Plus, the lake is just a few steps away, and you can jump in any time you want!

Cozy seasonal lakefront cottage with gorgeous views!
Colchester, Vermont, United States
Premier Host  Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Comfortable and well-provisioned cabin
From the friendliness of the owners to the delightful decorating of the cabin and the beautiful view we loved our stay
But the real concern was that the wiring was inadequate for the equipment available
The place is just as you see it in the pictures with a cozy living room w/ fireplace and comfortable breakfast nook looking out at the water
The cottage by the lake was ideal
Host was friendly and helpful
They are always trying to improve the property and the rental experience with nice homey touches and convenient considerations Although they live right next door
They gave us great recommendations for dinner and treated us like family
amazing Bev and Gordon were so friendly and helpful
so beach was gone and so was the fire pit
The area was quiet and not far from the activities of Burlington
They have a lovely cottage right on Malletts Bay located 10 minutes from downtown Burlington
At night we watched the Mikey way from the patio and were able to see Andromeda using binoculars
this cottage is truly unsafe Cannot imagine that it could pass any minimum inspection Will never pick this place again
Loved the cottage Easy drive to campus to visit my Catamount and quiet place to sleep and relax
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9. Bayfront home in a convenient location

Situated within a short drive away from the heart of the town where you can see most of the well-visited establishments such as restaurants, cafes, shop, and others, this Vrbo accommodation is situated in a peaceful and quiet area. This property is so close to the waters that you actually feel that you are floating. It is fully furnished, featuring lovely wooden floorings and oversized windows with majestic views which allow lots of natural light to come in. As a whole, it has three charming bedrooms, two private bathrooms, a modern kitchen, a lovely dining space, a cozy living room, and a gorgeous porch with comfy seatings.

Bayfront home with breathtaking views near town and outdoor attractions
25 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The house could use some curtains in the master bedroom and living room
Fabulous view of the lake mountains and sky from the master bedroom makes you look forward to getting up in the morning
All the bedrooms only had sheers on the windows
but if you don't want to wake up with the sun
The home is incredible and the view of the lake can't be beat
The house was comfortable and very clean
View across the bay is fantastic and comes with lovely sunsets
Very nice house and very clean
I was also surprised that the washer and dryer were not working
so we came home with lots of dirty clothes
and we woke very early each morning when the sun rose
We had to go through Vacasa mgmt and our hope is the home owners become aware of how Vacasa is managing their property
Unfortunately we had no contact with the owner
I must give credit with a well stocked kitchen with utensils
Great views here out every window Close to Burlington
The screens on the French doors are ripped so bugs are able to get in the house
The house needs some attention
This was a beautiful location - if you're about scenery
Please note the rocky shore line makes getting in and out a bit hairy
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Exciting Colchester

Indeed, Colchester is a good idea for a fantastic getaway. There are just so many fascinating things in this little town that are waiting for tourists. But before all this, a convenient and comfortable accommodation is essential in making a vacation a memorable and worthwhile one. So, use this guide in picking the best Vrbo vacation rental according to your standards, and of course, budget. May you have a wonderful vacation ahead.

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