Dennis is a seaside town on Cape Cod, Massachusetts that also encompasses four villages. The area around Dennis vacation accommodation offers a host of lovely public beaches, with a range of activities on offer and excellent amenities to enjoy, including coastal walking trails, golf courses, galleries, museums and theatres.
Dennis self-catering vacation rentals would be great if you have a passion for culture. It’s home to the oldest professional summer theatre in the USA, with a diverse and exciting calendar, including Children’s productions and famous plays and shows. There’s also the Cape Cod Museum of Art, which showcases the work of artists across the region.
If you’re a golf enthusiast on holiday at Dennis self-catering vacation accommodation you’ll be pleased to find some excellent golf courses within easy reach. The choice is extensive, and includes Cranberry, Bayberry Hills, Hyannis, Harwich Port, Twin Brooks, Blue Rock and Cummaquid. Closest to Dennis are Dennis Pines and Dennis Highlands, which are both championship courses set in picturesque natural settings.
The area around Dennis self-catering vacation rentals is home to some lovely beaches. A highlight here is Mayflower Beach, which faces Cape Cod Bay is known for its huge sandbars, which people can explore at low tide. Meanwhile you could also head across to the south side of the Cape, to the sandy shore at South Village Beach, Haigis Beach, Glendon Beach, West Dennis Beach and Inman Road Beach. One way to enjoy the stunning shoreline on the peninsula is to hire a bicycle and explore the numerous routes here, like the Cape Cod Rail Trail and the Nickerson State Park.
A short drive from Dennis vacation villas to Cape Cod’s northern tip will get you to Provincetown, which is frequented by people hoping to admire the wildlife around the coast here. Whale-watching trips are available, while the Cape Cod National Seashore Park is a top location for hiking, swimming, mountain biking and picnics. Meanwhile the islands of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard would also serve as ideal destinations for daytrips, boasting quaint towns and spectacular beaches.
The climate on the peninsula surrounding self-catering vacation rentals is generally milder than further inland. Summers are moderately warm, with temperatures reaching the mid-20s in July and August. Autumn weather is usually mild, while winters are cool here, but there is still far less snowfall on Cape Cod than in other parts of Massachusetts like Boston.
One way to get to Dennis self-catering accommodation is to fly to Logan International Airport (BOS), which sits just over an hour away by car. This airport can be reached from London-Gatwick (LGW) and London-Heathrow (LHR) via American Airlines and British Airways respectively.