Destination guide

The historical city of Salem awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, history and architecture with a rental holiday home in Salem. This city's art, local tours and shopping attract many visitors, as does its walkable and welcoming location. USS Constitution Museum and TD Garden 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

Activities and attractions in Salem

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Salem a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New England Aquarium (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Salem Toy Museum (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Salem Willows Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Wolf Hollow (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Mill River Winery (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Salem

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Salem is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Common (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Boston Public Garden (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Salem Common (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Winter Island Maritime Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Crowninshield Island (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lynch Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Salem

The nearest airport is in Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal), located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Salem?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 303 holiday rentals near Salem. From 152 Houses to 106 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salem for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Salem:

  • Hyde Park: 21 holiday homes
  • Back Bay: 657 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 370 holiday homes
  • Downtown Crossing: 351 holiday homes
  • South End: 748 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 Salem?

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

  • Salem Pioneer Village 1630: 2,017 holiday rentals
  • Witch Dungeon Museum: 2,002 holiday rentals
  • Salem Wax Museum: 1,999 holiday rentals
  • Salem Maritime National Historic Site: 2,002 holiday rentals
  • National Park Service Salem Visitor Center: 2,002 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 152 Houses in Salem. Our other popular types of Salem holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 106 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 13 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 13 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 Salem?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Salem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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