Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Norwell

Enjoy the area's entertainment, art galleries and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Norwell. This romantic city is known for its beaches, restaurants and shopping. Mayflower II and Plymouth Rock are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Norwell

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Norwell a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Rockland Ice Rink (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Rockland Golf Course (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Green Harbor Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • F1 Boston (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Rocky Marciano Stadium (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Norwell

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Norwell is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • North River Wildlife Sanctuary (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Peggoty Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Nantasket Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Cranberry Watershed Preserve (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Boston Harbor Islands State Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Norwell

Fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), which is 17.7 mi (28.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Norwell?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 102 holiday lettings near Norwell. From 81 Houses to 8 Condos/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 Norwell is on HomeAway.

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

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 Norwell:

  • Charlestown: 20 holiday homes
  • East Boston: 28 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 873 holiday homes
  • Roslindale: 34 holiday homes
  • Jamaica Plain: 69 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 Norwell?

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

  • Boston Convention and Exhibition Center: 1,680 holiday lettings
  • Charles River Esplanade: 1,650 holiday lettings
  • Boston University: 1,273 holiday lettings
  • Boston Harbor Islands State Park: 1,732 holiday lettings
  • Brown's Bank: 694 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 81 Houses in Norwell. Our other popular types of Norwell holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 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 pool in Norwell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Norwell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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