Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Norwood

The area's live music and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Norwood. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Norwood

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Norwood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Family Funway Foxboro (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • F1 Boston (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Borderland State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Norwood

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Norwood is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boston Public Garden (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Boston Common (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Deborah Sampson Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Nature Trail and Cranberry Bog (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Borderland State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Norwood

Fly into Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Norwood Central Station, Norwood Depot Station and Norwood Windsor Gardens Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Norwood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 299 vacation rentals near Norwood. From 91 Houses to 181 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 Norwood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Norwood?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 91 Houses in Norwood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Norwood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 181 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Norwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Norwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.