Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Waltham, MA, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 113 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Waltham. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The friendly city of Waltham awaits you

The area's museums and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Waltham. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, riverfront and restaurants. Harvard Square 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, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Waltham

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Waltham 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 (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Nashoba Valley Ski Area (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Waltham

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Waltham. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Public Garden (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Boston Common (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Walden Pond (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Minute Man National Historical Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Royall Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Waltham

The nearest airport is in Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field), located 5.6 mi (9.1 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 11.5 mi (18.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Waltham Station or Waltham Brandeis-Roberts Station to see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Waltham?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 984 vacation rentals near Waltham. From 801 flats & apartments to 160 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Waltham for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Waltham?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Waltham. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brandeis University: 1,101 vacation rentals
  • Warrendale: 1,153 vacation rentals
  • Waltham Brandeis-Roberts Station: 1,097 vacation rentals
  • Rose Art Museum: 1,099 vacation rentals
  • Gore Place: 1,139 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waltham listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Waltham?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 801 Flats in Waltham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waltham include:

  • Houses: 160 rentals available
  • Studios: 727 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 16 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Waltham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 58 vacation rentals with pool available in Waltham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.