Foxboro, Massachusetts Hotels and Travel Guide
Once home to the world’s largest straw hat factory, Foxboro has much to offer business and leisure travelers alike. If you’re looking for Foxboro hotels, Extended Stay Hotels has a great place to stay at a great price.
Home furnishing is a major component of the local Foxboro economy. Two companies in this industry, The Robert Allen Group and Décor Holdings, represent the two largest companies in Foxboro by annual revenue.
The single biggest attraction in Foxboro is undoubtedly Gillette Stadium, home of the New England Patriots of the National Football League. Built in 2002, Gillette Stadium seats nearly 69,000 people and is also home to the New England Revolution soccer team.
Immediately adjacent to Gillette Stadium is Patriot Place, an enormous outdoor shopping and entertainment complex. The facility is home to numerous restaurants, a 14 screen cinema, and Bass Pro Shop’s first New England location.
Situated nearly midway between Boston and Providence, Rhode Island, Foxboro is a great starting place for a day excursion to see several national historic sights. While Boston features places like Bunker Hill and the Old North Church, Providence is the perfect place to see historic lighthouses and seashore museums.
Be sure to bring your walking shoes as the F. Gilbert Hills State Forest offers over 1,000 acres of beautiful trails for hiking, biking or just observing nature. Another place to watch nature is the Norton Country Club, an 18-hole championship golf course just minutes from the Extended Stay America Foxboro – Norton Hotel. According to some, you may have to use every club in your bag on this challenging course.
Whenever you are in need of a hotel in Foxboro, be sure to check in to the Extended Stay America Foxboro – Norton for comfort, convenience, and exceptional value.