Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Dedham

The area's churches and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dedham. Well known for its basketball games, shopping and university setting, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Dedham

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Dedham a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • F1 Boston (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Family Funway Foxboro (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dedham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dedham is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boston Public Garden (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Boston Common (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Walden Pond (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Back Bay Fens (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Dedham

The nearest airport is in Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 11.6 mi (18.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Dedham Endicott Station.

Where to stay around Dedham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,765 holiday lettings near Dedham. From 389 Houses to 1,240 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 Dedham is on HomeAway.

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

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 Dedham:

  • Charlestown: 58 holiday homes
  • East Boston: 94 holiday homes
  • Dorchester: 934 holiday homes
  • Roslindale: 46 holiday homes
  • Jamaica Plain: 78 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 Dedham?

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

  • Westwood-Route 128 Station: 1,638 holiday lettings
  • Dedham Endicott Station: 1,643 holiday lettings
  • Legacy Place: 1,640 holiday lettings
  • Witch History Museum: 2,034 holiday lettings
  • Boston Convention and Exhibition Center: 1,779 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 389 Houses in Dedham. Our other popular types of Dedham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,240 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 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 Dedham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Dedham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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