Destination guide

Travel to lively Hanover

The area's opera and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hanover. Renowned for its shopping, rock climbing and basketball games, this city welcomes all visitors. Mayflower II and Plymouth Rock are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Hanover

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Hanover a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rockland Ice Rink (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Rockland Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Green Harbor Golf Club (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Rocky Marciano Stadium (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Campanelli Stadium (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • F1 Boston (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hanover

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Hanover is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • North River Wildlife Sanctuary (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Peggoty Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Cranberry Watershed Preserve (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Nantasket Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Adams National Historic Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hanover

The nearest airport is in Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), located 15.9 mi (25.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Hanover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 258 holiday rentals near Hanover. From 196 Houses to 27 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hanover for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hanover?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hanover:

  • Hyde Park: 17 holiday homes
  • Back Bay: 632 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 386 holiday homes
  • Downtown Crossing: 344 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 847 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hanover?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Hanover. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Harvard University: 1,626 holiday rentals
  • Boston College: 1,549 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront Visitor Information Center: 731 holiday rentals
  • Coolidge Corner Theatre: 1,624 holiday rentals
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT): 1,612 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hanover listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hanover?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 196 Houses in Hanover. Our other popular types of Hanover holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 28 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 28 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hanover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Hanover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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