Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Boston getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Boston with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. New Era Field and Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Boston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Boston has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ten Thousand Vines (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Buffalo Raceway (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Hamburg Fairgrounds (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Holland International Speedway (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Bob-O-Link Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • South Shore Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Boston

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (14.4 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Sprague Brook County Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Chestnut Ridge Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Orchard Acres Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Hunter Creek County Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Cazenovia Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Boston

Fly into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Boston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14 holiday lettings around Boston. From 6 Houses to 4 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 Boston?

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 Boston:

  • Crystal Beach: 72 holiday homes
  • Allentown: 31 holiday homes
  • Ridgeway: 28 holiday homes
  • Willert Park: 16 holiday homes
  • Front Park: 44 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 Boston?

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

  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House: 211 holiday lettings
  • Canalside: 207 holiday lettings
  • Paul Robeson Theater: 205 holiday lettings
  • Peace Bridge: 418 holiday lettings
  • Millard Fillmore House: 134 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Boston. Our other popular types of Boston holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 13 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Boston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.