Welcome to Wayland
A beautiful neighborhood with plenty of green space and a small-town feel
Wayland is your classic small New England town in an excellent location. With easy access to major highways and just a short drive to Boston, Wayland surprises with small-town charm that feels worlds away from the city's hustle. Wayland has a variety of home styles, featuring sprawling lots with large yards and access to some of the best nature preserves in Massachusetts. With a bustling town center, Wayland has everything you need and more within the neighborhood. High-quality medical care, fine dining, and high-end shopping are only short distances away.
What to Love
- Lots of green space and bodies of water
- Small town feel with plenty of amenities
- Beautiful homes in many different architectural styles
Wayland has a small-town atmosphere, with plenty of large lots and green spaces for residents to enjoy. Yet, the community is vibrant, hip, and conveniently located to everything Boston offers. Still, there are plenty of lakes and ponds for boating, swimming, kayaking, and more within easy reach. Whether it’s spending the day at Dudley Pond or planning a weekend boating at Lake Cochituate at Cochituate State Park, there are myriad ways to enjoy the sunny New England weather in the warm months.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Wayland has easy access to all of Boston's fantastic dining options and has its own incredible dining scene. The Local Kitchen & Drinks is a trendy spot featuring small international plates and expertly crafted cocktails. With a lovely pet-friendly patio, The Local offers something for everyone.
Mel’s Commonwealth Cafe is a classic institution in Wayland. With a cheery, sentimental dining area, this classic dinner serves brunch favorites throughout the day.
When it’s time for a classy night out, the Coach Grille offers an elegant, upscale ambiance and the best prime beef cuts. The Coach Grille is a classic steakhouse with impeccable service, a luxurious dining room, and an extensive wine menu.
Dudley Chateau is one of the best gathering spots for friends and family. Tucked alongside the shore of Dudley Pond, Dudley Chateau offers fantastic sunset views in a cozy, friendly atmosphere. Serving classics like burgers, tacos, and lobster rolls, Dudley Chateau is the perfect spot to laugh the evening away with friends and watch the sky turn tangerine over the pond.
Things to Do
Wayland has a cozy, small-town feel and plenty of natural green space. There are endless ways to enjoy the best of New England weather in this neighborhood. The Sandy Burr Country Club offers lovely scenery, a challenging course, and a classic clubhouse serving pub favorites.
Wayland Country Club offers a well-maintained 18-hole course set on 1,000 acres of conservation land, creating beautiful views and a serene atmosphere. The Wayland Country Club has events, lessons, and a luxurious clubhouse.
In the spring, you can bring some of the outdoors to you. Russells Garden Center is a historical garden center founded in 1876 and offers everything you need for picturesque landscaping and gardening for your home.
Wayland Town Center is the heart of Wayland. Offering high-end options for shopping and dining, Wayland Town Center also hosts various community events throughout the year. The center also has fitness options, medical care, salons, spas, and financial services to make your errands easy to complete within Wayland.