Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Manchester-by-the-Sea

The ocean views and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Manchester-by-the-Sea. This city's boating, hiking and baseball games draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Manchester-by-the-Sea

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Manchester-by-the-Sea a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wolf Hollow (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Salem Willows Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Salem Toy Museum (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Mill River Winery (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Manchester-by-the-Sea

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Manchester-by-the-Sea is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Singing Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Misery Island Reservation (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Mount Ann Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Ravenswood Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Long Hill (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Half Moon Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Manchester-by-the-Sea

The nearest airport is in Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal), located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Manchester Station.

Where to stay near Manchester-by-the-Sea?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 273 holiday rentals near Manchester-by-the-Sea. From 149 Houses to 67 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Manchester-by-the-Sea area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Manchester-by-the-Sea?

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 Manchester-by-the-Sea:

  • Back Bay: 138 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 86 holiday homes
  • Downtown Crossing: 70 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 205 holiday homes
  • D Street - West Broadway: 47 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 Manchester-by-the-Sea?

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

  • Coolidge Reservation: 423 holiday rentals
  • Agassiz Rock: 466 holiday rentals
  • Manchester Station: 451 holiday rentals
  • Singing Beach: 430 holiday rentals
  • Half Moon Beach: 412 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Manchester-by-the-Sea 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 Manchester-by-the-Sea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 149 Houses in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Our other popular types of Manchester-by-the-Sea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 holiday houses
  • Studios: 53 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 33 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manchester-by-the-Sea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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