Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Roslindale

The area's festivals and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Roslindale. Renowned for its forests, golfing and baseball games, this city welcomes all visitors. Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Roslindale

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Roslindale a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New England Aquarium (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • F1 Boston (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Roslindale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Roslindale is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Public Garden (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Boston Common (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Walden Pond (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Back Bay Fens (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Columbus Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Roslindale

The nearest airport is in Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Boston Roslindale Village Station or Boston Forest Hills Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Roslindale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday rentals near Roslindale. From 12 Houses to 25 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Roslindale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Roslindale:

  • Hyde Park: 20 holiday homes
  • Back Bay: 655 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 369 holiday homes
  • Downtown Crossing: 350 holiday homes
  • South End: 746 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 Roslindale?

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

  • Boston Roslindale Village Station: 1,619 holiday rentals
  • Harvard University: 1,704 holiday rentals
  • Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House: 1,520 holiday rentals
  • Salem Pioneer Village 1630: 2,001 holiday rentals
  • Abbott Park: 1,925 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Roslindale 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 Roslindale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Roslindale. Our other popular types of Roslindale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 holiday houses
  • Studios: 21 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Roslindale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 31 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Roslindale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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