Destination guide

Lively Brookline will entice you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Brookline. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its sporting events, university setting and cycling. Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Fenway Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Brookline

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Brookline has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New England Aquarium (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Franklin Park Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Artisans Asylum (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Blue Hills Ski Area (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • F1 Boston (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Fun and Games Family Entertainment Center (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Brookline

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Brookline is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boston Public Garden (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Boston Common (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Walden Pond (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Back Bay Fens (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Arnold Arboretum (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Charles River Esplanade (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Brookline

The nearest airport is in Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Norwood, MA (OWD-Norwood Memorial), which is 10.3 mi (16.5 km) away.

You can see more of Brookline by catching a ride on the metro at Brookline Hills Station, Fairbanks St. Station or Brandon Hall Station.

Where to stay near Brookline?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,486 holiday rentals near Brookline. From 1,163 Condos/Apartments to 212 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brookline for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Brookline?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Brookline:

  • Riverway Island: 47 holiday homes
  • North Brookline: 105 holiday homes
  • High Street Hill: 52 holiday homes
  • Griggs Park: 53 holiday homes
  • Emerson Gardens: 61 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Brookline?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Brookline. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Coolidge Corner Theatre: 1,697 holiday rentals
  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site: 1,698 holiday rentals
  • Englewood Av. Station: 1,686 holiday rentals
  • Summit Av. Station: 1,698 holiday rentals
  • Brandon Hall Station: 1,699 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brookline listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Brookline?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,163 Condos/Apartments in Brookline. Our other popular types of Brookline holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 212 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 30 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,007 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brookline?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 82 holiday homes with pool available in Brookline. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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