Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Roslindale

The area's festivals and opera are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Roslindale. Renowned for its forests, golfing and baseball games, this city welcomes all visitors. Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Roslindale

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Roslindale a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New England Aquarium (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • F1 Boston (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Roslindale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Roslindale is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boston Public Garden (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Boston Common (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Walden Pond (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Back Bay Fens (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Columbus Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Roslindale

The nearest airport is in Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), which is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Boston Roslindale Village Station or Boston Forest Hills Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Roslindale?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 40 vacation rentals near Roslindale. From 13 Houses to 24 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 Roslindale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Roslindale:

  • North End: 374 vacation rentals
  • Back Bay: 639 vacation rentals
  • Beacon Hill: 471 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 646 vacation rentals
  • South End: 698 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 Roslindale?

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

  • Boston Roslindale Village Station: 1,637 vacation rentals
  • Boston Common: 1,740 vacation rentals
  • Fenway Park: 1,222 vacation rentals
  • Boston-Back Bay Station: 1,741 vacation rentals
  • Harvard University: 1,729 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Roslindale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Roslindale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 rentals available
  • Studios: 21 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Roslindale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 30 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Roslindale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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