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)
Transport

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 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 469 holiday rentals near Manchester-by-the-Sea. From 263 Houses to 111 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:

  • Downtown Crossing: 329 holiday homes
  • MIT: 431 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 335 holiday homes
  • South Boston: 814 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 639 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Manchester-by-the-Sea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 263 Houses in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Our other popular types of Manchester-by-the-Sea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 111 holiday houses
  • Studios: 92 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 60 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 13 holiday homes with pool available in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.