Where to stay around Marblehead?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 209 holiday lettings near Marblehead. From 105 houses to 51 apartments, 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 Marblehead is on HomeAway.

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

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 Marblehead:

  • Back Bay: 560 holiday homes
  • Jamaica Plain: 161 holiday homes
  • Beacon Hill: 415 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 141 holiday homes
  • North End: 360 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 Marblehead?

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

  • Salem Pioneer Village 1630: 2,009 holiday lettings
  • New England Pirate Museum: 1,992 holiday lettings
  • Old Burying Point Cemetery: 1,990 holiday lettings
  • Salem Wax Museum: 1,993 holiday lettings
  • Salem Witch Trials Memorial: 1,989 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Marblehead 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 Marblehead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 105 houses in Marblehead. Our other popular types of Marblehead holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marblehead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Marblehead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Marblehead, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Marblehead is a small coastal town, located some 16 miles north-east of Boston, in the US state of Massachusetts. Due to its sheltered location, set on the northern shores of Massachusetts Bay, Marblehead is a popular destination amongst the yachting fraternity, whilst the nearby beaches are a big draw for families and water sports enthusiasts. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Marblehead will find that there is a great choice of holiday accommodation suitable for self catering holiday rental in and around the town. There are apartments, townhouses, villas and condos, many of which enjoy spectacular views of the bay, with the impressive skyline of the city of Boston in the distance.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Marblehead, USA

    One of the biggest draws for visitors spending their holidays in Marblehead are its beaches. The largest and most popular, Devereux Beach, attracts a large number of day-trippers from Boston and holidaymakers from beyond, drawn by its wide, clean sands and sheltered waters. Visitors looking to enjoy more adrenaline-filled water sports activities may wish to head to the more exposed beaches to the north of Marblehead, beyond Cape Ann peninsular. Here surfing, windsailing and kite-surfing are especially popular pursuits. Another popular water-based activity is to enjoy a pleasure boat cruise across Massachusetts Bay, disembarking at Boston Harbour.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Marblehead, USA

    Marblehead boasts a number of interesting historical landmarks and buildings. Perhaps the biggest draws are the 19th century Abbott Hall and the 18th century King Hooper Mansion and St Michael’s Church. Other popular tourist attractions to be found in and around Marblehead include Herreshof Castle, the town’s Civil War Museum, Marblehead Lighthouse and Marblehead Neck Animal Sanctuary. Many tourists spending their holidays in Marblehead will head for the lively attractions and amenities of Boston, Massachusetts’ state capital and largest city. As well as offering the expected great shopping, restaurants and nightlife, Boston also boasts such cultural attractions as the Boston National Historical Park and Museum of Fine Arts.

    Weather in Marblehead, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Marblehead will discover that the town has a temperate climate. Summers are warm, with temperatures often reaching the high-twenties degrees Celsius, whilst winters are much colder, with temperatures averaging between 0 and 8 degrees Celsius. Marblehead receives an average annual precipitation of around 35 inches, which can fall as snow in the mid-winter months.

    Travel to Marblehead, USA

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Marshfield will find that British Airways, American Airlines, Delta Airlines and Virgin Atlantic operate regular flights to nearby Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), departing from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in and around Marblehead

    Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Marblehead a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • New England Aquarium (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
    • Salem Willows Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Salem Toy Museum (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Wolf Hollow (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Artisans Asylum (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Mill River Winery (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Marblehead

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Marblehead is a great place to spend some time outside. 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 (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
    • Boston Public Garden (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
    • Chandler Hovey Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Crowninshield Island (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Winter Island Maritime Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Salem Common (4.3 mi / 7 km)