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

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 Lexington:

  • West Roxbury: 30 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 20 holiday homes
  • Roslindale: 47 holiday homes
  • East Boston: 101 holiday homes
  • South Boston: 440 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 Lexington?

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

  • Lexington Battle Green: 1,598 holiday lettings
  • Old Burying Ground: 1,590 holiday lettings
  • Lexington Visitors Center: 1,600 holiday lettings
  • National Heritage Museum: 1,622 holiday lettings
  • Buckman Tavern: 1,601 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lexington 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.

Head to the historic city of Lexington

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lexington. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Harvard Square and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Sightseeing in and around Lexington

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Lexington has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Nashoba Valley Ski Area (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Kimball Farm (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Lexington

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lexington is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boston Public Garden (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Boston Common (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Walden Pond (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Minute Man National Historical Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • White Cedar Swamp (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)