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Where to stay in Boston

Vacation rentals in Boston

There are 7,416 vacation rentals near Boston for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Boston vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $55/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Boston, there are 742 between $359 and $5,500/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 78 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Boston to fit your Massachusetts vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Boston are apartments, private rooms and houses. Boston has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Boston vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Boston

If you're a history buff, few cities compare to Boston, Massachusetts, but this East Coast city offers so much more. Travelers come to "Beantown" for shopping, dining, sporting events, arts, and entertainment. To get a feel for the city of Boston, make sure to explore some of its unique neighborhoods.

Quick Guide to Boston

Make three neighborhoods part of your Boston travel plan:
  • Downtown Boston: Activity abounds in downtown Boston. Walk the waterfront, explore King's Chapel and Faneuil Hall, shop til you drop at Quincy Market and grab a bite and a brew at one of downtown's historic Irish pubs.
  • North End: It's easy to see why locals call the North End "Little Italy." Historic brick buildings and cobblestone streets offer an "Old World" feel, and there's an Italian-style restaurant on every corner. Must-see attractions in the neighborhood include Old North Church and Paul Revere House.
  • Beacon Hill: Head to Beacon Hill to see one of Boston's oldest and most picturesque neighborhoods. In addition to visiting local shops and restaurants, check out what's happening at Boston Common and the Public Garden.

Home-types in Boston

Boston has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Boston:
- Oceanfront7,416 vacation rentals
- Beach7,416 vacation rentals
- Condo3,940 vacation rentals
- Apartment3,940 vacation rentals
- Private Room2,654 vacation rentals
- House619 vacation rentals
- Hotel236 vacation rentals
- Bed & Breakfast33 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Boston

Boston has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Boston:
- Boston Common: 1,198 vacation rentals
- Faneuil Hall Marketplace: 943 vacation rentals
- New England Aquarium: 533 vacation rentals
- Freedom Trail: 505 vacation rentals