Popular Weekend Trips From Boston
One of the best things about living in Boston is exploring all it has to offer – both within the city and the outskirts. This is especially true for those residents of Forest Properties who are looking for a quick weekend escape. If you have a long weekend coming up and are ready to embrace vacation mode, add one of these popular weekend trip destinations near Boston into the mix!
Cape Cod Beach Towns
What if there was one beachfront destination and includes 15 towns of historic New England charm? Well, welcome to Cape Cod! Serene beach spots are common go-tos outside of Boston, so whether you’re traveling with the entire family or are in need of an escape with your beau, Cape Cod certainly has something for you.
Towns along the peninsula have unique traits, charming beachfront attractions, lighthouses, amazing seafood, and plenty of spots for a photo op. If you’re traveling from with your family, the towns of Falmouth, Hyannis, and Harwich are filled with an abundance of kid-approved activities. Enjoy mini golf, souvenir shops, parks and playgrounds, and friendly biking trails. Top accommodations include Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth and The Masthead in Provincetown.
Distance from The Parkside in Boston: 1.5-2.5 hours
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Since we live in New England, taking advantage of outdoor adventure is no stranger to Bostonians! From camping to hiking, biking to rock climbing, there’s no better way to get fresh air and create memories outside of the city with family and friends. Here are a few destinations and weekend-worthy activities we love that perfectly mix outdoor fun with Mother Nature and thrilling experiences:
Go camping for a weekend!
Whether you prefer to pitch a tent or glamp in a cabin, Cape Ann Camp Site in Gloucester, MA (1.5 hour drive) and Pinewood Lodge Campground in Plymouth, MA (15 minute drive – can’t beat that!) are great spots for residents of Spring Hill Apartments.
Grab your paddle and take a weekend-long kayaking course.
Zoar Outdoors in Charlemont, MA offers one, two, three, and five-day kayaking adventure trips for outdoor enthusiasts. From aspiring kayakers to experience white water rafters, this spot is a
Distance Cloverleaf Apartments in Natick: 2 hours
A Spa Trip in Chatham
Imagine waking up to seaside breezes in a cozy inn that perfectly captures New England charm. Escape the hustle and bustle of Boston and treat yourself to a weekend of pampering along the coast at Chatham Bars Inn in Chatham, Massachusetts. With accommodations that feature private decks, warm fireplaces for cool nights, and the most ideal New England decor, the spa services will truly add to your relaxing weekend away.
Some of Chatham Bars Inn favorite spa menu items:
- Sea Dew Hot Stone Massage
- Barefoot on the Beach Massage
- Coastal Manicure or Pedicure
Distance from Landing 53 in Braintree: 1.5 hours
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