Luxurious and tranquil period New England home for rentSpacious and Tranquil Year-Round Rental Home
North Hero Island,
Lake Champlain
Vermont, USA

Hero's Welcome

Make sure you visit this store. It's quite the adventure.

Hero's Welcome store in North HeroInside of the Hero's Welcome store in North Hero

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Booking a Rental

  • Check availability on the Calendar page.

  • Review rental rules and rates on the Rental Rates page.

  • To book your rental, contact the owners by email ( or phone 519.885.5285. While we encourage questions via phone, we prefer emails where possible. Any requests for rental agreements should be handled through email.

The Spirit of the Ethan Allen tour boat

Local Attractions

To help you plan your visit, browse the attractions below: shopping/dining/entertainment, recreational activities, tours, museums and sites.


The Seven Days Guide to Vermont Restaurants and Bars


Location (in Vermont) & Drive Time

Hero's Welcome General store, gift shop and internet cafe. This store is a must-visit!


North Hero (5 min.)


Essex (48 min.)

Downtown Burlington (Burlington Town Center and Church Street Marketplace)

Burlington (41 min.)

Factory Outlets

Essex (48 min.)

Lake Monsters Professional Baseball

Burlington (41 min.)

Owners' preferred dining spot: Blue Paddle Bistro

South Hero (10 min.)

Quaint St. Albans village with trendy shops and eateries

St. Albans (41 min.)

Recreational Activities


Things to see and do

Location (in Vermont) & Drive Time


Jay Peak Aerial Tramway and Championship Golf Course

Jay (106 min.)


Over 20 nearby golf courses in he Champlain Valley Area

Champlain Valley (0-45 min.)


Vermont State Parks



North Hero State Park

North Hro (2 min.)

Water Fun

Knight's Point sandy beach

North Hero (10 min.)

Boating (large boat dock and marinas)--boating rental site

North Hero (1 minute)


Numerous ski hills and resorts

Quebec/Northern Vermont (30-60 min.)


Stowe Mountain Resort's Summer Attactions

Stowe (78 min.)


Fishing and ice fishing on Lake Champlain

Lake Champlain (0 min.)


Things to see and do

Location (in Vermont) & Drive Time

Shelburne Vineyard Winery & Tasting Room

Shelburne (50 min.)

Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center

Burlington (41 min.)

Lake Champlain Shoreline Cruises: Spirit of Ethan Allen III

board at Burlington (41 min.)

Northern Lights (Cruise Boat)

Burlington (41 min.)

Lake Champlain Chocolates

Burlington (41 min.)

Magic Hat Brewing Co.

South Burlington (41 min.)

Lake Champlain Ferries

board at Burlington (41 min.)

Museums & Sites

Things to see and do

Location (in Vermont) & Drive Time

St. Anne's Shrine: Site of Fort St. Anne, Vermont's oldest settlement

Isle La Motte (21 min.)

Shelburne Farms

Shelburne (50 min.)

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Vergennes (74 min.)

Shelburne Museum

Shelburne (50 min.)

Billings Farm & Museum

Woodstock (137 min.)