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Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals Near Boston Harbor, Massachusetts - Updated 2020

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This beautiful natural harbor is located in Massachusetts, United States. It is a major shipping harbor and home to Boston’s port. Some of the best places to tour and go for sightseeing include the Aquarium, Faneuil Hall, the North End, and the lively Chinatown. Apart from going to tour the area, there are a number of amazing restaurants that prepare some local and exotic cuisines that you should not miss out on visiting at least one of them. Sightseeing is not the only thing you can do in Boston Port, there are also a number of outstanding vacation rentals that are perfect for holidays. Come and check out these Top 10 best and recommend Vrbo accommodations near Boston Harbor, Massachusetts.

1. Amazing two-bedroom with stunning views (from USD 50)

Enjoy your stay in this amazing two-bedroom apartment that can comfortably host no more than four vacationers. The most exciting thing about this gorgeous home is not only the captivating views from the deck but also the fact that it is conveniently located just a stone’s throw away from the beach. The living room has been furnished with comfy leather couches and fitted with a television set mounted on the wall for guests to enjoy while indoors. Guests can feel free to make use of the fully equipped kitchen that is fitted with a beautiful, black granite counter finishing.

Ikram's Place so close to Boston, Subway & Logan international Airport
66 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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The balcony is lovely plenty of room and views of the sea on two sides
but the apartment has aircon and a supply of umbrellas & pnochos
milk etc in the fridge
Everything I needed and much more Loved the view of the water
It was wonderful to see fresh fruit and food/drink in the refrigerator and cupboards for our stay
The rooms are large well decorated and very comfortable
The appartment itself is very clean and well equipped
The apartment was very clean and groceries were left for you so you could settle in comfortably
pass The property itself was brilliant clean and comfortable with lovely views from the balcony and a fantastic welcome pack was left for
the only downside is that we didn't see quite as much of the city as we planned because we wanted to make the most of our lovely apartment
Lou met us upon arrival to explain how to work some of the appliances
however are the hosts
Picked us up from the airport
We enjoyedd being so close to the ocean
Lou was so helpful and accomodating
Convenient location to access Boston and surroundings
Quiet and safe neighborhood except for the planes descending into Logan airport sometimes
Charlie passes (great deal)
Only ten minutes walk from the metro which makes visits to downtown Boston very easy
Conveniently located close to restaurants and train
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2. Three-bedroom oceanfront condo (from USD 249)

Perfect for a maximum of eight vacationers and nestled just near the beach, this amazing accommodation has the making of a perfect family weekend getaway or vacation spot. With a fully equipped kitchen, guests can enjoy preparing their own meals in the comfort of this beautiful home. If you decide to spend a day or two indoors, you can sit on the cushy leather couch in the fully furnished living room as you enjoy watching the TV that’s mounted on the wall. After a long day of exploring the town and the beach which is located meters away from the home, you can sit and relax on the spacious deck overlooking the beach as you feel the warm ocean breeze on your face.

Cape Cod Oceanside cottage, nr. Boston,train,plane, adhere to CDC, C-19 retreat
57 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
Worked okay for our family of 8 Two bedrooms
So might not worked for three family units Bathroom on main floor had open ceiling because of leak from upstairs bathroom jacuzzi Host
and we enjoyed the evenings out on the deck
are next to each other and you have to walk through one to get to second one
The place is exactly as the pictures indicate It suited two couples very nicely
The place was very clean and very comfortable
Very clean and everything we needed was there
Clean quiet full equipped
Planes are very low over house and land til midnight
Steve was very helpful and friendly
Steve was a wonderful host who made us feel very welcome and had excellent recommendations for dining
Steve was great to work with and very hospitable
the owner could not have been nicer
He gave us recommendations for restaurants--which were wonderful by the way-- and was more than helpful with anything we needed
lots of exercise walking and great seafood
First time in Boston and riding the subway
It is in a great location very close to the beach and easy walking distance to the blue line
Very convenient location with easy access to the train into Boston and easy access to highways
An affordable uber ride into Boston a short drive to Salem
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3. Two-bedroom waterfront home (from USD 75)

Enjoy your stay in this beautiful mansion located just on the edge of the beach. Guests can enjoy their meals sitting on the outdoor furniture on the deck as they take in the stunning views. This amazing home features a fully equipped kitchen, a small bar area, a cozy and elegantly furnished living room and for indoor entertainment, there is a ping-pong table, amazing books, a television set, and WIFI connection is accessible throughout the home. This oceanfront accommodation can easily host a maximum of four guests making it an ideal family vacation home.

Boston Harbor One or Two Bedroom Waterfront Home
2 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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The owners were wonderful and helpfulThe view fron
the terrace was incredible Anything you needed was thereHad a wonderful summer
The owners were great they made us feel right at home Very hospitable and accommodating to our needs
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4. Harborfront villa (from USD 500)

Ravel in the comfort of this gorgeous harborfront villa overlooking the shipping channels. As the guests sit and relax on the outdoor furniture enjoying their meals under the shade of a leafy tree in the back yard, they are treated to captivating ocean views. The deck is another spot where guests can relax as they enjoy the breathtaking views while feeling the relaxing ocean breeze blow on their face. This beautiful apartment boasts a fully equipped kitchen for guests to prepare their own meals. For an exciting outdoor experience, guests can visit Constitution Beach which is located just a few meters away from the accommodation.

Harborfront Villa, Charming Mix of Contemporary and Turn of the Century Elegance
94 reviews
villa 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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but with the view of the airport we didn't miss TV
Our favorite room was the sun room where we enjoyed the view of the Boston skyline
Beautiful home right on the water
(Save the driving hassle and parking expense and take the subway )
The property was very spacious plenty of room for the 7 people we had
The house was very clean
and we were able to sleep comfortably and had everything we needed
The hosts were very helpful and friendly
Nelson was so helpful and responded quickly if we had questions
spacious and well furnished
we're good hosts even providing packnplays for us Would definitely return and recommend
Beds were very comfortable Owners were very quick to respond to all questions and offer recommendations when asked Home was clean and well appointed
The property is very close to the city in a safe neighborhood
makes downtown Boston easily accessible in only a few minutes
the planes are not very loud and not disturbing for sleeping or relaxing A few short blocks to the Blue T subway
lots of games and DVDs and binoculars to view the arrivals and departures at Logan airport located just across the bay
The house is located in such a great spot to be able to get to the city
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5. Stunning home near city

The Faneuil Hall, North End, TD Garden, and Beacon Hill are some of the amazing places located near this gorgeous home. The living room, which has been furnished with cushy and cozy couches, receive a bright stream of natural light thanks to the large windows. If you wake up lazy and you want to spend your day indoors, there is a cable television set, internet connection, and a bookshelf filled with amazing books and novels you can enjoy. This beautiful home also boasts a fully equipped kitchen for guest to prepare their own meals.

2. CITY RETREAT, w/Beach Access, Water View! Next to Train and Subway!
74 Bayswater Street #2
27 reviews
condo 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

6. Lavish two-bedroom condo

Book yourself this beautiful two-bedroom accommodation and prepare yourself to revel in the peace and tranquility as you enjoy your vacation. With the capacity to host a maximum of six guests, this amazing accommodation is the perfect family vacation spot. It features a fully equipped open-plan kitchen and a beautifully furnished living room fitted with cozy couches. Your outdoor experience will always be exciting as the house is located close to the beach and kids’ playground, and if you are into exploration, you can visit Chinatown, Beacon Hill, TD Garden or the Aquarium which are located within a 25-minute radius from the house.

1.FAMILY FRIENDLY HOME. Clean, Easy to Downtown! Beach Access, No Cars Needed.
74 Bayswater Street #1
19 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

7. Lavish three-bedroom apartment

Relish in the peace and tranquility of this newly renovated lavish three-bedroom apartment. A total of seven vacationers can set up camp and call this amazing apartment home. It features a fully equipped kitchen for guests to enjoy preparing their favorite meals. The allure of this beautiful home falls on the exquisite taste of furniture in the living room, further enhancing the beauty of this accommodation. At day’s break, guests can enjoy the comfort of the soft and cushy beds with clean linens, towels, and toiletries provided.

Private 3+ bed apartment, brand new renovation, easy access to train & airport
170 Chelsea St
17 reviews
Apartment 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

8. Private three-bedroom beach house

From the fully equipped kitchen with an amazing granite countertop finishing to the fluffy and cushy bed and cozy furniture in the living room, this modish apartment is designed to provide the perfect vacation home. The home boasts a cozy, furnished, spacious deck featuring breathtaking ocean views, the perfect evening relaxation spot. This amazing condo is conveniently perched only two minutes’ walk to convenience stores and amazing restaurants. If you choose to spend a day indoors, a cable television set and internet connection are available to always keep you entertained.

Boston private 3 bedroom close to train, 10 minutes to downtown sightseeing
89 reviews
condo 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Master bedroom bed was so cozy
The unit was safe for our small children and roomy for our parents in the room downstairs
Only one thing is probably need to put sign on the patio door to watch step
Our party of 4 adults and 2 children were very comfortable in this space
Also blinds on the patio doors both first floor and basement Other than that 4 stars and thumbs up Definitely will recommend to friends and family
Place was neat and clean
She was very accommodating to our needs and even answered the phone late at night as our flight was delayed multiple times and the code given wasnt correct
This was a great rental Very clean and easy access to the airport and the city Would rent again
Caroline was a super host
Very close the the Blue Line T and the Airport Unit was clean and great for a large family
The owner's were very accomodating and answered questions we had quickly Would stay here again
Great location in East Boston
There's also a full service grocery store within walking distance
We really enjoyed exploring the restaurants nearby
So convenient to the local sights and downtown
Great location very close to public transportation Lots of excellent dining within walking distance
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9. Private two-bedroom condo

The cozy living room, fully equipped kitchen and the ample space are the first features that make this home the perfect vacation home. Not only does this rental offer guests peace and tranquility, but also the fact that it is conveniently located next to the beach, local restaurants, shops, and pubs make it the perfect place to set up camp. With its capacity of accommodating no more than five guests, this stunning two-bedroom has all the makings to give you the best vacation experience in Massachusetts.

Private 2 bedroom condo near airport train station, 10 minutes to downtown
73 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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The parking was a challenge
The beds were comfortable and the porch was fabulous
The only con is the beds weren't comfortable; we were just in the apartment to wine down and sleep
The parking was not an issue
was easy everything we needed was there
Condo was very clean and adequately furnished
Getting downtown by train was fantastic and
We had everything we needed and were quite comfortable
She left information about the area that was very helpful
Very impressed with this property owner was fantastic and very informative
but she was able to clarify things and accommodate us
The property owner was flexible and easy to work with Overall we enjoyed our stay
Caroline was available when issues arose
it's a quick walk to the blue line and restaurants
Very convenient to the airport Distance from downtown area attractions was a little of an issue but easily accessible via the T or by Uber etc
The condo was easy to get to from the airport and the neighborhood wonderful to walk for restaurants and supplies
Pleasant clean place Easy to get to and from the airport and into Boston
It is super convenient Easy to drive to
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10. Luxurious apartment with easy beach access

Enjoy your stay in this luxurious apartment with easy access to the Aquarium, TD Garden, Boston Common, and the beach. It features a fully equipped kitchen with an amazing grayish countertop finish. For your indoor entertainment, there is a large flat-screen television set and internet connection. Guests can enjoy a nice relaxed evening chilling on the balcony as they take in the stunning views. The spacious deck also makes the perfect place to enjoy your meals outdoors.

Private 2bd Boston condo w/ everything- close to airport T, minutes to downtown
76 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
There was window air conditioning that worked
I thought it was a little bit overpriced
The condo itself was clean and modern
Kitchen is well appointed Small 2nd bedroom & living area Larger main bedroom
Had a little bit of an issue with bed linen
extremely convenient to public transportation and airport
The condo was very clean
The unit is very clean nicely decorated and had a well equipped kitchen
It was nice to be so close to the subway and airport since we did not have a vehicle with us
We slept very well and the condo worked well for us to have a "home" base to spend time with our kids before they flew out to China
On another night some one was periodically stomping around in the unit above us
The location was perfect for this and the information about the area that was available in the unit was great
We are country people and had to adjust to the city subways and traffic All in all we had a great time
About 20 min drive to downtown Boston
Very convenient & well priced Decent 2nd floor walk up within 3 blocks to T station in walkable neighborhood
It is a 5 minute walk to the Airport T station and only 2 stops from the aquarium Quincy Market area
Place has pretty thin walls but it did not bother us Cute places to go in the neighborhood
the neighborhood felt safe and had some very interesting restaurants; we ate at two Italian restaurants that were great
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A memorable beach vacation

It is always a nice and relaxing feeling when you get to enjoy an amazing time well spent near or on the beach. These accommodations provide the perfect home where you can get the chance to enjoy a beach vacation and at the same time feel at home.

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