Where is Downtown Boston?
We understand you're eager to hit the road, but it pays to know a few things about where you're off to! Here are some basic details about Downtown Boston.
Toss your bags in the trunk, step on the accelerator and get set to venture out of Downtown Boston. With a population of 617,600, there are plenty of amazing people to meet in Boston.
What are the major attractions in Downtown Boston?
If your trip to Downtown Boston is all organized but your itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a helping hand.
There are a range of attractions within strolling distance of the middle of this neighborhood, such as Boston Massacre Site. Old State House and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy are two other close-by sights that lure lots of travelers like yourself.
What are the best road trip destinations near Downtown Boston?
Seeing as you've come this far, you'll want to detour to nearby Boston. Back Bay is another destination that's worth your time. Boston is about 0.2 miles from Downtown Boston, while Back Bay can be located 1 mile away.
Where are the best beaches near Downtown Boston?
Nothing says vacation like jumping in the car, putting on some tunes and driving to the coast. Downtown Boston has some amazing beaches close by, so bring along a book (and a kite if it's breezy) and take a jaunt to one of these popular options:
- Revere Beach (6 miles away).
- Wayland Town Beach (16 miles away).
- Plum Cove (19 miles away).
Where are the best convention centers near Downtown Boston?
If you have some serious business to see to in Downtown Boston, there's a good chance you'll be spending plenty of time at a convention center. If that's the case, you might want to hear about the ones that have hotels, cafés and restaurants nearby:
- TD Garden (0.5 miles away).
- Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (1 mile away).
- Hancock Conference Center (1 mile away).
What kind of rental car should I get for Downtown Boston?
Parking and heavy city traffic should always be considered when choosing a rental. While four-wheel drives and SUVs are very comfortable and spacious, they can be challenging to maneuver and park. Considering that Downtown Boston is just 0.2 miles from Boston, there's a good chance you'll be cruising the downtown streets. Want our advice? Select a ride with enough room for everyone (and your luggage) while still being compact enough to cope with city driving. Our standard-size cars are great all-rounders and should fit the bill.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Downtown Boston?
There's more than enough choice when it comes to renting a car in Downtown Boston. From swish SUVs with loads of space for luggage to economy rides that are a snap to park, you'll find it all here. Selecting your perfect match depends on how much you'd like to spend and what activities you've got planned. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others require no more than a bargain, no-frills type model. What type of car will it be this time?