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Hotels in Amherst, Massachusetts

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Best hotels in Amherst

What's Amherst Like?

If you're looking for a place to get away, look no further than Amherst. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Amherst has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Amherst with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Amherst hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Amherst hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Amherst?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Amherst and the surrounding area:

  • • 6 4-star accommodations from USD 114 per night
  • • 43 3-star accommodations from USD 80 per night
  • • 16 2-star accommodations from USD 59 per night

How to Get to Amherst

Flights to Amherst

  • • Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from central Amherst

Things to See and Do in Amherst

What to See in Amherst

  • • University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • • Amherst College
  • • Mullins Center
  • • Hampshire College
  • • Mount Norwottuck

Things to Do in Amherst

  • • Mead Art Museum
  • • Emily Dickinson Museum
  • • UMass Fine Arts Center
  • • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

When Is the Best Time to Visit Amherst?

  • • Hottest months: July, August, June, September (average 81°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 21°F)
  • • Rainiest months: October, May, June, and September (average 4.22 inches of rainfall)