Where to stay around Cambridge?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,593 holiday lettings near Cambridge. From 1,287 Flats to 1,074 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cambridge is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cambridge:

  • Davis Square: 18 holiday homes
  • West Cambridge: 100 holiday homes
  • Area IV: 87 holiday homes
  • Neighborhood Nine: 46 holiday homes
  • Cambridgeport: 90 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cambridge?

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

  • Harvard University: 1,774 holiday lettings
  • Longfellows National Historic Site: 1,779 holiday lettings
  • Longfellow Bridge: 1,786 holiday lettings
  • Harvard Law School: 1,776 holiday lettings
  • MIT Museum: 1,783 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cambridge 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 Flats in Cambridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,287 Flats in Cambridge. Our other popular types of Cambridge holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 1,074 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 33 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 Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 110 holiday homes with pool available in Cambridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Vibrant Cambridge will entice you

    Take a holiday to Cambridge and enjoy the area's museums, architecture and art galleries. This cosmopolitan city is known for its university setting, riverfront and restaurants. Local cultural sights include Semitic Museum and Museum of Science. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Cambridge

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Cambridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • New England Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Artisans Asylum (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Franklin Park Zoo (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Blue Hills Ski Area (10.5 mi / 17 km)
    • F1 Boston (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Salem Toy Museum (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Cambridge

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cambridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Boston Public Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Boston Common (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Walden Pond (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
    • Prospect Hill Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Back Bay Fens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Charles River Esplanade (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)