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Top 10 Vacation Apartments In Boston, Massachusetts

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Boston is the capital and most populous city of the state of Massachusetts. Did you know that it’s the 21st most populous city in the United States? It’s about 346 km (215 miles) from New York and a less-than-four-hour drive can get you there. Some of its famous landmarks include the Boston Harborwalk, Quincy Market, and New England Aquarium. There’s also the Freedom Trail and Copley Square to explore. Planning a vacation to Boston and need a place to stay? You’re in the right place. Keep reading if you want to learn more about the top vacation apartments in Boston, Massachusetts.

1. Sparkling-clean studio for two (from USD 134)

You will find the studio apartment near RUFF North End Dog Park and DeFilippo Playground. For those extremely particular about cleanliness, rest assured that this vacation apartment is cleaned professionally after each stay. You will find this a cosy place to call home if you stay here. There is a double bed for two and the bathroom is right behind the bed. There’s a working desk beside the bed as well. You can dine at the small dining area for two near the entrance.

★ PRIVATE Condo in Prime Location ★
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
300 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable studio with great amenities
the room was super comfortable
great location in the north end clean and nice little kitchen amenities including coffee
great apartment very closed to subway
very nice bed no noise issues and thoughtful touches like bottled water in the fridge
very clean and well furnished
it was also clean and well maintained
he keeps it very clean and had multiple amenities
very clean and the bed is super comfy
it was also very clean and well-equipped
mike was an excellent host
thanks for being a great host
mike is a very responsive host his initial directions for finding the apartment were excellent
still this is a wonderful apartment for a couple or solo traveler and mike was very helpful
mike was super responsive and helpful for us as we were using airbnb for the first time
awesome location in the middle of everything
great location and super cute apartment
a great location just a few minutes walk from the subway and downtown
location is surrounded by awesome italian cafe and restaurants
safe neighborhood to walk everywhere
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2. Brightly lit apartment near the subway (from USD 104)

If you get your energy from natural light, you will adore this brightly lit apartment for two persons. You can locate it near Malvern Field, along Malvern Street. Upon entering, the bathroom can be found on the right-hand side. Go past the bathroom and you will see a space for you to store your luggage and shoes. The double bed is placed right in front of the flat-screen television. There’s also a coffee table with two comfortable chairs right beside it. The kitchen area also has a small seating area for two. It is equipped with a microwave, gas stove, fridge, and more.

Bright and Cozy Boston Studio near Subway416
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
48 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good apartment with the necessary and very clean
very clean and a great find
very clean appartement excellent communication from hosts
the apartment was spotlessly clean and comfortable
such a great little space to come back to super clean and comfortable
very clean and cozy and in a convenient location
cindy was an excellent host she made sure that check in was clear and answered any questions i had
lots of dining options in the neighborhood and the hosts' recommendations are very helpful
great studio spotless has everything you need excellent host
great location and cute studio
the location is ideal with great restaurants nearby
great walking distance to shops and restaurants
good location with great food options (grocery take out restaurants) very close by
great location and if i ever come to boston again i will be staying here again
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3. Newly renovated flat on Marlborough Street (from USD 162)

All things new are not frowned upon. If you agree, then this newly renovated flat could be the accommodation for you. It has one bedroom with a queen bed and an ensuite bathroom with a bathtub. You can also request for an airbed or a baby cot if required. This apartment can sleep up to three persons. The dining table by the window in the living room can be extended to seat more people. There’s also a fireplace and a television placed on top of it in the living room. The fully equipped kitchen has chic grey and black furniture for an upgraded cooking experience.

Renovated One Bedroom in Back Bay
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
284 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place has air conditioning which is helpful on a third level unit
the apartment also has super quick wifi premium cable and good linens
it was spotless cozy with beautiful furnishings and all the amenities and more
he also provides extra space heaters if you want more warmth
we were very grateful for the ac and access to laundry
clean and nicely furnished
quiet neighborhood clean beds clean bathroom clean kitchen
so clean and tidy
very clean and up to date
nicely updated and clean
host was super responsive and provided great restaurant recommendations
jason is good host
jason is an excellent host
jason was super responsive
he was friendly and available if i had any questions
perfect location walking distance to convention center
love the location
great central location but quiet
the location is awesome
great location in the back bay
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4. One-bedroom apartment near Boston Common (from USD 86)

By staying here, you will have easy access to Boylston Street and Chinatown station. There is one bedroom with a queen bed and it is great for two persons. But if you’re travelling in a group of three and don’t mind one sleeping on the couch, then go ahead and book this vacation apartment. You can get some work done at the writing desk facing the window in the bedroom or do some reading in the living room facing the kitchen. Wi-Fi is included in the price you pay but you will need to make your way to the basement for your laundry. Fancy some Chinese cuisine? Chinatown is located right behind the building.

Downtown- on the Boston Common
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
172 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom/shower are great with some shampoo/soap amenities for showering
my week long stay at kj's apt was great
clean plenty of room
it is clean it has dishes soap etc
very clean everything is as pictured
clean and well cared-for
very clean and excellent heating
jin was a great host
kj are the best host i never have
kj was very responsive and helpful if we had any questions
great place and host extremely helpful
overall we enjoyed our stay and kj was a great host
great location to historic sites
great location and nice place
perfect location next to the park
great location at urban center
good central location next to metro and boston common
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5. Uniquely decorated one-bedroom apartment near Freedom Trail (from USD 135)

uniquely decorated one-bedroom apartment near freedom trail

We’re in love with the colours and decorations of this one-bedroom living space at Charlestown. Every part of the apartment is uniquely decorated. Step in and you will feel as if you’re in a different space. But one thing remains consistent - the map. The map-print designs are imprinted on the walls, cushions, and even the shower curtain. It’s truly a paradise for a globetrotter. There’s an ensuite bedroom with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed in the living room. This space comfortably accommodates up to three or four people.

5⭐ Eco-Vegan Travel Flat in Charlestown + City Square + 5G WiFi + Free Parking
Boston, MA, US
4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Beautiful private rental at the North End of Boston (from USD 475)

This is a living space suitable for large groups of six to seven people. There are two storeys with three bedrooms and three bathrooms. There is a minimum stay of two to five nights tagged to this listing so do take note of the requirements before planning further. You will have a modern kitchen for your cooking needs and a washer and dryer in the apartment. Parking is available for free. However, do let the owner know if you require a parking space during your stay. You will be situated in the vicinity of The Paul Revere House.

A rare find! Gorgeous 3 BR/3BA Duplex, with Parking North End Boston 6-7 guests
50 reviews
Apartment 7 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really nice to have 3 bathrooms and multiple sleeping options
it is a 3 bedroom apartment that comfortably sleeps 6
the apartment was as advertised and very clean and surprisingly quiet
the apartment was very clean the bathrooms were fine
apartment was clean and very comfortable for me my husband and 3 friends
excellent location 2nd floor not very clean and totally outdated
we had several interactions with the property manager he was great and super helpful
the owner was friendly and lives close by
stay was great and the info included on the listing was really helpful
check in was simple and there was plenty of helpful information posted throughout
good communication with host
the location is amazing everything is in close walking distance
the location was amazing
the north end location was great
3 couples great location linens we a little scratchy
great location - couldn’t ask for better in the north end
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7. Homey two-bedroom at historic Beacon Hill (from USD 365)

This homey two-bedroom is situated in one of Boston’s most charming neighbourhoods. Your Instagram feed would be in for a treat! You will have two bedrooms - one with a queen-size bed and the other with two single beds. There are also two fireplaces - one in the living room and the other in the master bedroom. There’s also a washer and dryer in the unit for your laundry needs. Need to take a walk? The Freedom Trail is just over the hill.

Beautiful Sunny Two Bedroom in Historic Beacon Hill
105 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nicely appointed kitchen all the comforts we needed
the apartment was beautiful clean and well stocked
very clean and had adequate cooking utensils not common for vacation rentals
lisa the manager was very responsive and helpful if we had any questions
great location in walking distance to freedom trail
easy walking access to all of boston
a fabulous apartment in a great location
great location if you don't like stairs this is not the place
it’s in a great location to walk to most of the downtown sites
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8. One-bedroom apartment great for singles or couples

You will be in the neighbourhood of Bay Village if you decide to stay here. This one-bedroom apartment is more than sufficient for singles and just right for couples. There is a living room with a dining table for two by the window. The fully equipped kitchen has a microwave and gas stove. To do your laundry, you will need to head out. The washer and dryer are available to use within the building. There is no cable television but Wi-Fi is provided. Tufts Medical Center (Orange Line) is the closest subway station from the property.

Sunny 1 Bed Apartment Central Boston: Bay Village, Back Bay, South End, Theatres
47 reviews
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is comfortably small well appointed and had everything we needed
the apartment was just as we expected: small comfortable quiet well equipped
duncan's quaint apartment is perfect for two
nice clean and comfortable
i questioned in my mind whether the bedding was clean & couldn't sleep that first night
it’s clean bright and has everything you will need for a great stay
helpful and courteous host
duncan was a very helpful host
the owner was very helpful and answered all my questions quickly in my email
and duncan is a great host too
i would give duncan the “host of the year” award
the location is simply perfect
perfect location stairs are rough after marathon
the location can’t be any better
great location close to the subway the park restaurants and the starting point for the trolley tour
very nice property in a fantastic location
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9. Spacious one-bedroom flat at Thompson Square in Bunker Hill

You will be about a six-minute walk to the Bunker Hill Monument from this property. This spacious one-bedroom apartment has a roomy living area with a sofa and two couches. There are also two fireplaces - one in the living room and the other in the main bedroom. The main bedroom has a double bed with a dressing table. There’s also a couch by the window for you to rest on. Families with children are welcomed by the hosts! The hosts live above the apartment so you can contact them easily should the need arise.

Historic Home At Freedom Trail
76 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the property is warm and comfortable
our stay in boston was nothing short of amazing communication was great and cleanliness was truly 5 star
clean well appointed and great location
it is very spacious updated and beautifully decorated
the owners were so nice and accommodating
she showed us around had lots of great advice and helpful maps laid out
the owner was wonderful and gave us good advice about the area
the owners are very friendly and helpful
the friendly hosts live on site and are always ready to help in whatever way they can
perfect location for visiting boston
location was wonderful beautiful close to grocery’s restaurants and right on the freedom trail
we absolutely loved this place and the location (charlestown is amazing and it's close to the t)
location is excellent and so are hosts wish we could have stayed longer
a 10 minute walk to the ‘t’ affords transportation between areas of interest if you prefer not to walk
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10. Victorian home in South Boston

This 1890 Victorian home situated in South Boston is located on the third floor. There are two bedrooms - the master bedroom with a king-size bed and the second bedroom with a double and twin bunk bed. You may also request for a baby crib if you’re travelling with an infant. There is a minimum stay of three to four nights and long-term rentals are welcome! You may park your car for free by the streets. But if you prefer a dedicated space, you may request and pay a fee to do so. Pets are also allowed within the property!

Spacious, Immaculate, Great Location
159 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen is perfect for cooking bedrooms are big ac is nice and cold
beds are comfortable and there is lots of space
the place was very clean and the king size bed was very comfortable
said everything was very clean and they loved the location
donna was very accommodating and friendly place was very clean and quiet loved the neighborhood
the property was clean and in a great location
the kitchen and bathrooms are well stocked and clean
love the neighborhood our hosts were so kind and helpful
donna was a fantastic host who made our stay very enjoyable
we were met at the door by max & donna who were great hosts
donna and max are excellent hosts
donna and max are extremely kind and friendly host
the location is great
we loved this location for our two couple vacation
location is ideal for any and all boston activities
great safe neighborhood that has multiple stores and restaurants within a quick walk
it is in a great location- walking distance to shops and restaurants
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Spectacular stays in Boston

You have the freedom to choose where you want to stay! But with the range of options you’ve seen thus far, we know it can be a little tough to choose. Keep our list of the top vacation apartments in Boston handy for your trip and prepare for a spectacular holiday.

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