Sheraton Burlington Hotel

3.8 (260 reviews)

870 Williston Road, Burlington, VT, 05403, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (802) 865-6600   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-7125


Things to Do in Burlington

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What's Nearby

  1. Vermont Teddy Bear Company
  2. Burlington Boathouse
  3. Church Street Marketplace
  4. Flynn Theater
  5. Lake Champlain Cruise
  6. Bolton Valley
  7. Jay Peak
  8. Killington
  9. Smugglers' Notch
  10. Stowe Mountain
  11. Champlain College
  12. Saint Michael’s College
  13. University of Vermont
  14. Essex Outlets
  15. University Mall

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Local Attractions

Find plenty of things to do in Burlington for your next getaway to Vermont. Located on the eastern shoreline of Lake Champlain, the city of Burlington is the perfect blend of New England charm. With offerings in the arts, culture, sports, and nature there is something for everyone to enjoy. Our hotel is located just minutes from the best that Burlington has to offer.

Things to Do in Burlington

Arts & Culture

Add catching a show at The Flynn Center for the Performing Arts to your list of things to do in Burlington. The theater is a full-service home for the performing arts that offers a wide range of cultural and educational experiences.

Other Notable Locations:

  • Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Church Street Market Place 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Ethan Allen Homestead 8.0 km/5.0 miles
  • Shelburne Farms 9.6 km/6.0 miles
  • Shelburne Museum 11.3 km/7.0 miles
  • Flynn Theater 1.6 km/ 1.2 miles
  • UVM Davis Center 0.2 km/0.1 miles


Visit lake Champlain - the fifth largest freshwater lake in the United States. Daily scenic cruises, sunset cruises and themed dinner cruises are all available. Whichever you choose this is a must on your list of things to do in Burlington. 

Other Notable Locations:

  • Lake Champlain 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Lake Champlain Cruise - Spirit of Ethan Allen III 3.2 km/ 2.0miles
  • Lake Champlain Sailing Center 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Catamount Mountain Bike Center 4.8km/3.0 miles
  • Vermont Teddy Bear Factory 11.3 km/7.0 miles
  • Bolton Valley Ski Resort 32.2 km/20.0 miles
  • Smugglers Notch Ski Area 48.3 km/30.0 miles
  • Mt. Mansfield Ski Area 56.3 km/35.0 miles
  • Stowe Mountain Ski Resort 64.3 km/40.0 miles
  • Sugarbush Ski Area 72.4 km/45.0 miles
  • Mad River Glen Ski Area 80.4 km/50.0 miles
  • Jay Peak Ski Area 96.6 km/60.0 miles

Visiting during ski season? Learn more about Vermont skiing near our hotel.


Spend an afternoon exploring Burlington's central town square. Enjoy window shopping at the enclosed mall with national chain stores and favorite brands or make your way through the four-block pedestrian walkway to peruse local independent shops. Finish your day with a meal at one of many great restaurants.

Other Notable Locations:

  • Church Street 2.4 km/ 1.5 miles
  • University Mall 1.6 km/1.0 miles
  • Champlain Mill 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Essex Outlet Fair 9.6 km/6.0 miles


Welcome to the state of breweries. Vermont is known for having the greatest amount of breweries per capita in the country. Enjoy a tour and drink at some of our most prestigious and local breweries. 

  • Magic Hat Brewery 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Switchback Brewery 4.8km/3.0 miles
  • 14th Star Brewery Saint Albans VT. 32.2km/ 20.0 miles
  • Alchemist Pub and Brewery Waterbury VT 32.2km/ 20 miles
  • Cold Hollow Cider Mill 48.3 km/30.0 miles


Visiting during the summer? Fit in a round of 9 or 18 holes when you stay at Sheraton Burlington Hotel, near many Vermont golf courses. Find our top 10 local area golf courses: 

  • Vermont National Country Club and Golf Course 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Kwiniaska Golf Course (18 Holes) 4.8 km/3.0 miles
  • Williston Golf Course (18 Holes) 9.6 km/6.0 miles
  • Marble Island Golf Course (9 Holes) 12.9 km/8.0 miles
  • Rocky Ridge Golf Course (18 Holes) 12.9 km/8.0 miles
  • Cedar Knoll Country Club (18 Holes) 16.1 km/10.0 miles

Learn more about Vermont golf courses near our hotel.


During your next visit, explore the campus, find out about programs, or catch a sports game. Vermont's largest university, it is comprised of seven distinct colleges, with a student body of 12,000 students, and Division-1 athletics.

Other Notable Locations:

  • University of Vermont 1.4km/0.9 miles
  • University of Vermont Medical Center /UVM Health Network 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Champlain College 1.6 km/1.0 miles
  • St Michael's College 4.8 km/3.0 miles
Things to Do in Burlington
Things to Do in Burlington

Lake Champlain Transportation

Discover the most efficient and convenient way of travel across the sixth largest lake in America. Champlain ferries provide both car and passenger transportation from three distinct locations from both New York and Vermont.

  • Lake Champlain Ferries-Burlington 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Lake Champlain Ferry-Charlotte 24.1 km/15.0 miles
  • Lake Champlain Ferry-Grand Isle 40.2 km/25.0 miles

Corporate Offices

Visit the Vermont Teddy Bear Company’s factory to learn how classic teddy bears are made, then personalize your own special bear in the Make a Friend for Life® Clubhouse or purchase a pre-dressed favorite.

Other Notable Locations:

  • Vermont Teddy Bear Company 15km/9.4 mile
  • Dealer.Com 3.2km/2.0 miles
  • Mylan Corporation 32.2km/20.0 miles
  • Unilever/Ben & Jerry's Corporate Offices 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Heritage Flight 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • Keurig/ Green Mountain Coffee 4.8 km/3.0 miles
  • Global Foundries 8.0 km/5.0 miles
  • Husky Injection Molding 24.1 km/15.0 miles
  • Marathon Health 8.0 km/ 5.0 miles
  • Bariatrix Nutrition Corp. 32.2 km/20.0 miles
  • Green Mountain Power 9.6km/6.0 miles
  • VT Gas Company 3.2km/ 2.0 miles
  • National Life of Vermont 56.3 km/35.0 miles

Government Offices

Our hotel is located near these government offices. 

  • INS/US Immigration 3.2 km/2.0 miles
  • LESC/ICE Williston Offices 4.8km/3.0 miles
  • Vermont State Offices/Waterbury VT 32.2km/20.0 miles
  • Vermont State Offices/Montpelier VT 56.3 km/35.0 miles