Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Andover getaway

Enjoy the churches and other features of Andover. Renowned for its sporting events, university setting and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Burlington Mall and Walden Pond are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Andover

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Andover a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Andover Bird Sanctuary (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Cedarland Fun Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Bradford Country Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Ski Bradford (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Crystal Lake Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Canobie Lake Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Andover

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Andover is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walden Pond (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Penguin Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Pomps Pond (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Boxford State Forest (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Glen Magna Farms (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Andover

Fly into Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Beverly, MA (BVY-Beverly Municipal), which is 12.6 mi (20.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Andover Station or Andover Ballardvale Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Andover?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 45 vacation rentals near Andover. From 23 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Andover for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Andover?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Andover:

  • Hampton Beach: 201 vacation rentals
  • North End: 378 vacation rentals
  • Back Bay: 596 vacation rentals
  • Beacon Hill: 427 vacation rentals
  • Seabrook Beach: 87 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Andover?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Andover. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Penguin Park: 362 vacation rentals
  • Andover Ballardvale Station: 671 vacation rentals
  • Andover Country Club: 255 vacation rentals
  • Robert S. Peabody Museum: 439 vacation rentals
  • Andover Bird Sanctuary (Moncrieff Cochran Sanctuary): 459 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Andover listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Andover?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Andover. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Andover include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Andover?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Andover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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