Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your West Newton getaway

Enjoy the festivals and other features of West Newton. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Harvard Square and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around West Newton

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes West Newton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New England Aquarium (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • F1 Boston (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Newton

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Newton is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Public Garden (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Boston Common (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Walden Pond (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Back Bay Fens (6.9 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Newton

Fly into Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is West Newton Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Newton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11 holiday lettings around West Newton. From 3 Houses to 8 Flats, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Newton?

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 West Newton:

  • South End: 346 holiday homes
  • Back Bay: 332 holiday homes
  • Beacon Hill: 227 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 219 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 407 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 West Newton?

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

  • West Newton Station: 682 holiday lettings
  • Harvard University: 751 holiday lettings
  • Quincy Market: 757 holiday lettings
  • Harvard Graduate School of Design: 749 holiday lettings
  • Revere Beach: 772 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Newton 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 West Newton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3 Houses in West Newton. Our other popular types of West Newton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in West Newton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 11 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in West Newton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.