Where to stay around Boston, MA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,608 vacation rentals near Boston. From 1,238 Condos/Apartments to 1,026 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Boston for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Boston?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Boston:

  • South Boston: 486 vacation rentals
  • Dorchester: 147 vacation rentals
  • Roxbury: 360 vacation rentals
  • Allston: 160 vacation rentals
  • East Boston: 111 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Boston?

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

  • Fenway Park: 1,724 vacation rentals
  • Boston Convention and Exhibition Center: 1,761 vacation rentals
  • Boston University: 1,715 vacation rentals
  • Harvard Square: 1,717 vacation rentals
  • Harvard University: 1,717 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boston listed on VRBO 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 Condos/Apartments in Boston?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,238 Condos/Apartments in Boston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Boston include:

  • Studios: 1,026 rentals available
  • Houses: 254 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 33 rentals available

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Boston?

Absolutely, VRBO has 268 downtown rentals in Boston. You have also many other possibilities in Boston area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 64 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 55 rentals
  • Golf course rentals: 43 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with private pool in Boston?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with private pool among our 14 vacation rentals with private pool available in Boston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the historic city of Boston

    Come and experience Boston and its history, museums and architecture. Well known for its local tours, sporting events and skyscrapers, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit USS Constitution Museum, Boston Museum of Fine Arts or Orpheum Theater. If you're looking for accommodations 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.

    Sightseeing in and around Boston

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Boston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • New England Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Artisans Asylum (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Franklin Park Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • F1 Boston (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Blue Hills Ski Area (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Salem Toy Museum (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Boston

    Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Boston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Boston Common (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Boston Public Garden (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Walden Pond (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
    • Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Charles River Esplanade (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Boston National Historical Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)