Where to stay near Boston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,520 holiday rentals near Boston. From 1,141 Condos/Apartments to 970 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Boston for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Boston:

  • MIT: 406 holiday homes
  • South Boston: 759 holiday homes
  • East Somerville: 36 holiday homes
  • Riverway Island: 35 holiday homes
  • Charlestown: 64 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 Boston?

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

  • Boston Convention and Exhibition Center: 1,661 holiday rentals
  • Northeastern University: 1,625 holiday rentals
  • Kenmore Square: 1,563 holiday rentals
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 1,537 holiday rentals
  • Memorial Hall: 1,624 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boston 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 Condos/Apartments in Boston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,141 Condos/Apartments in Boston. Our other popular types of Boston holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 970 holiday houses
  • Houses: 268 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 32 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Boston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 59 holiday homes with pool available in Boston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Head to the historical city of Boston

    Come and experience Boston and its history, museums and architecture. Well known for its local tours, sporting events and skyscrapers, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit USS Constitution Museum, Boston Museum of Fine Arts or Orpheum Theater. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

    Sightseeing in and around Boston

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Boston a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • New England Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Artisans Asylum (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Franklin Park Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • F1 Boston (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Blue Hills Ski Area (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Salem Toy Museum (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Boston

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Boston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Boston Common (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Boston Public Garden (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Walden Pond (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
    • Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Charles River Esplanade (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Boston National Historical Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)

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