Destination guide

The historic city of Lawrence awaits you

The area's history and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lawrence. This city's hockey games, riverfront and boating draw many visitors. 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.


Activities and attractions in Lawrence

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lawrence a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Andover Bird Sanctuary (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Cedarland Fun Center (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bradford Country Club (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Ski Bradford (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Crystal Lake Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Canobie Lake Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lawrence

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lawrence is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penguin Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Pomps Pond (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Boxford State Forest (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Nutting Lake Conservation Land (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Glen Magna Farms (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)

Traveling to and around Lawrence

The nearest airport is in Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal), located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Lawrence Station.

Where to stay around Lawrence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 28 holiday lettings near Lawrence. From 14 Houses to 5 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 Lawrence is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lawrence?

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

  • Lawrence Station: 277 holiday lettings
  • Lawrence Heritage State Park: 277 holiday lettings
  • Lawrence Public Library: 263 holiday lettings
  • Boxford State Forest: 756 holiday lettings
  • Breakheart Reservation: 1,737 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Houses in Lawrence. Our other popular types of Lawrence holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Lawrence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Lawrence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.