Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Melrose

The area's monuments and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Melrose. This city's sporting events, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. USS Constitution Museum and TD Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Melrose

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Melrose a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New England Aquarium (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Salem Toy Museum (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Salem Willows Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Andover Bird Sanctuary (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Melrose

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Melrose is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Common (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Boston Public Garden (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Walden Pond (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Prankers Pond (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Breakheart Reservation (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Logan Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Melrose

The nearest airport is in Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), located 6.6 mi (10.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Melrose Cedar Park Station, Melrose Wyoming Hill Station and Melrose Highlands Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Melrose?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 759 holiday lettings around Melrose. From 564 flats & apartments to 129 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Flats in Melrose?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 564 Flats in Melrose. Our other popular types of Melrose holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 129 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 537 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Melrose?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Melrose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.