Boston Hotels & Vacation Rentals for New Year's Eve

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The Perfect New Year's Eve in Boston for Families

By choosing from Boston vacation rentals for New Year's Eve, you can explore the fabulous harbor area of this historic city and marvel at the majestic fireworks as Boston greets the new year. Those traveling with children can partake in a fun-filled evening at a local church or enjoy a thrilling theater show, an alternative but equally memorable end to the holidays.

New Year's Eve in Boston: Top Accommodations

Private room ∙ 2 guests
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $60
Homestay.com
5.0
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Private room ∙ 2 guests
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $58
Homestay.com
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $300
VRBO
4.7
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $69
VRBO
3.5
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $235
VRBO
4.5
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $92
VRBO
4.9
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $87
VRBO
4.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $95
VRBO
4.7
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $99
VRBO
3.8
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Best Spots to See New Year's Eve Fireworks in Boston

Don't miss the spectacular fireworks display, which lights up the magnificent skyline when you book one of the great Boston hotels for New Year's Eve. Get to the heart of the action at the harbor or watch from afar from Memorial Drive in Cambridge.

  • 1. Boston Harbor

    The harbor is one of Boston's premier spots for enjoying the New Year's Eve fireworks. The stunning spectacle is reflected in the waters below, and with the city's buildings behind you, there's less light pollution to spoil the view. Harbor cruises are also a fabulous way to enjoy the evening, providing a superb vantage point for admiring the fireworks.

  • 2. Memorial Drive

    This stretch of road, located in Cambridge, offers wonderful vistas of the whole city, including the midnight fireworks. Revelers who want to avoid the crowds of central Boston should opt for this viewing location, which is a particular favorite for those with children.

  • 3. Hill at Boston Common

    Visitors to Boston Common will get to enjoy a full day of festivities before an early chance to welcome in the new year with a fireworks display at 7 pm. It's a favorite of families with small children who can't stay up too late or those who want to start the evening with a bang.

Best Places to Stay for New Year's Eve in Boston

Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $256
VRBO
4.6
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $165
VRBO
4.9
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $50
VRBO
3.7
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Boston New Year's Eve Family Activities

Choose from Boston hotels for New Year's Eve and explore parks packed with ice sculptures, catch a fabulous show, or head to Old South Church for a traditional sing-along.

  • 1. First Night Boston

    The First Night celebrations in Boston are a treat for the whole family with ice sculptures, live music, and entertainment throughout the day and up until the stroke of midnight. The events are free and ideal for a family outing due to the exclusion of alcohol.

  • 2. Catch a show -

    Boston's theaters are very much open for business on New Year's Eve showcasing some fantastic family favorites. From Disney on Ice to the Blue Man Group, watching a show is an excellent way to see out the old and ring in the new.

  • 3. Pipes and Pops Concerts -

    Over at the Old South Church, you can sing along to a range of well-loved classics with the live band at 6:30 pm and 8 pm.

Recommended Accommodations for New Year's Eve in Boston

Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $118
VRBO
4.8
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $247
VRBO
4.8
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
from $206
VRBO
4.4
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