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SpringfieldUnited States of America

At the heart of this industrious American city are museums, activities and delicious New England and international cuisine.

With Victorian homes, small businesses and hardworking residents, Springfield has all the features of the essential New England small city. In addition, it has many sights worth international attention, including museums and concert halls. Enjoy its urban beauty a short drive from natural wonders including Watershops Pond and Chicopee Memorial State Park.

The “City of Firsts,” Springfield has many first achievements. It is the birthplace of one of the world’s most popular sports, basketball. Learn about the importance and history of this game at the Basketball Hall of Fame, where a pristine hardwood court and educational exhibits sit under a basketball statue towering over the entrance.

Springfield is also the birthplace of the prolific children’s book author Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. Appreciate his place in the hearts of generations of readers at the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, which represents his many characters as bronze statues.

The sculpture garden is located on the Quadrangle in Metro Center. Start your museum tour of Springfield here. Stop at the Springfield Science Museum for stargazing at one of America’s oldest operating planetariums. Tour some of the city’s many firsts at the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History. Appreciate the colorful details of the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum’s extensive Chinese cloisonné collection, one of the largest of its kind.

Fly into Springfield’s nearby Bradley International Airport, 17 miles (27 kilometers) from Metro Center. Travel by rail or bus from New York City, Boston or Montreal. Once you’re here, the Springfield Mass Transit District runs many routes throughout the city. Take a bus wherever you need to go.

Springfield’s ethnic diversity provides a diverse range of cuisines. From Italian to Cajun to Vietnamese and Southern barbecue, a delicious plate awaits any mood. Follow dinner with a concert at Symphony Hall for a full night of culture that you won’t forget. Springfield has plenty of activities to warrant a stay for a weekend or longer.

Where to stay in Springfield

Top Hotels in Springfield

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Springfield Enfield
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Springfield Enfield
3 out of 5
1 Bright Meadow Blvd, Enfield, CT
The price is ¥7,868 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4

Located in Sherwood Manor, this hotel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Saint Francis Care and within 6 mi (10 km) of Titanic Museum and Powder Hollow Park. Forest Park ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)

"Very friendly staff , clean rooms quiet nice view"…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Springfield Enfield
Hampton Inn West Springfield
Hampton Inn West Springfield
2.5 out of 5
1011 Riverdale St, West Springfield, MA
The price is ¥8,198 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25

Situated in West Springfield, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Josiah Day House and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Holyoke Mall. MassMutual Center and MGM Springfield ...

4.3/5Excellent! (579 reviews)

"Easy access, extremely helpful and friendly staff went above and beyond, extremely clean"…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

Hampton Inn West Springfield
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ West Springfield
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ West Springfield
2.5 out of 5
1254 Riverdale Street, West Springfield, MA
The price is ¥6,862 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Holyoke Mall and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Josiah Day House. MassMutual Center and MGM Springfield are ...

3.7/5Good! (1,003 reviews)

"I love staying here, the staff is very nice and rooms r very clean."…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2021

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ West Springfield
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Springfield

comfort, luxury, privacy
comfort, luxury, privacy
Amherst, MA
The price is ¥9,317 per night from Feb 22 to Feb 23

Situated in a rural location, this apartment building is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Puffers Pond South Beach and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from University of Massachusetts-Amherst. ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Private and Comfortable

"It's a nice, private basement apartment. The kitchen has good appliances, though the cookware was somewhat limited. It was mostly clean, though many of the dishes were dusty and there were a few spiders in the corners. The couch was comfortable and the TV was good. It's very close to Amherst and ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

comfort, luxury, privacy
Pet-friendly Cabin w/ Fire Pit, BBQ & Great Deck!
Pet-friendly Cabin w/ Fire Pit, BBQ & Great Deck!
Williamsburg, MA

Situated in Williamsburg, this cabin is within 12 mi (20 km) of Chesterfield Gorge, Chapel Brook, and David Mustante Beach. Look Memorial Park is 11 mi (17.7 ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)
Lake Cabin in the Woods

"Even though there are other houses in the area, this cheerful cabin feels like it’s surrounded by the forest. The cabin has everything you could need for a lake vacation. The kitchen is well stocked with all the necessary appliances, including a Keurig coffee machine along with the coffee. The décor ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Pet-friendly Cabin w/ Fire Pit, BBQ & Great Deck!
Waterfront Home in Tolland w/ Deck - Steps to Lake
Waterfront Home in Tolland w/ Deck - Steps to Lake
Granville, MA

Nestled on the beach, this Granville cabin is within 20 mi (32 km) of Otis Ridge, Beartown State Forest, and Ski Sundown. Blandford Ski Area and Jacob's Pillow ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Relaxing

"Residence was very clean and had all that you needed to prepare meals if needed. The view was incredible."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Waterfront Home in Tolland w/ Deck - Steps to Lake
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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