Destination guide

The lush setting of Wilmington is ready to explore

Enjoy the temples and other features of Wilmington. This city's hockey games, camping and shopping draw many visitors. Harvard Square and USS Constitution Museum 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 and attractions in Wilmington

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Wilmington a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Andover Bird Sanctuary (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Cedarland Fun Center (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Nashoba Valley Ski Area (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Salem Toy Museum (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wilmington

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wilmington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boston Public Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Boston Common (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Walden Pond (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Nutting Lake Conservation Land (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Pomps Pond (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Penguin Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Wilmington

Fly into Bedford, MA (BED-Laurence G. Hanscom Field), the closest airport, located 8.9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Lawrence, MA (LWM-Lawrence Municipal), which is 11 mi (17.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to North Wilmington Station or Wilmington Station to see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Wilmington?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 113 vacation rentals near Wilmington. From 48 Houses to 50 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 Wilmington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Wilmington:

  • North End: 397 vacation rentals
  • Back Bay: 635 vacation rentals
  • Beacon Hill: 442 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 623 vacation rentals
  • South End: 713 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 Wilmington?

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

  • Wilmington Station: 1,570 vacation rentals
  • North Wilmington Station: 1,543 vacation rentals
  • Boston Common: 1,670 vacation rentals
  • Fenway Park: 1,147 vacation rentals
  • Boston-Back Bay Station: 1,665 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 48 Houses in Wilmington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wilmington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 50 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 42 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wilmington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Wilmington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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