A holiday rental home in Charlestown will put you close to fabulous food, fun activities and important historic sites. You will be just a short drive from all of the most popular sites in the area. Your well-appointed rental will surely feel like your home away from home.
The shopping in and near Charlestown is quite good. If you enjoy antiques then consider spending an afternoon at the Fantastic Umbrella Company. The site is home to dozens of craftsmen selling their goods as well as to several antique dealers. The beaches provide the opportunity for boating, fishing and swimming. You will also find trails nearby for hiking and cycling.
You will find that there are many places to visit in and near Charlestown. These include museums, historic sites and more. The Sheffield House is one of many important historic homes located nearby. Built in 1700, it is a wonderful example of Colonial architecture. Other examples of nearby historic buildings include the Joseph Stanton House, built in 1739, and District Schoolhouse No. 2, which was built in 1838. The Frosty Drew Observatory is a planetarium that features programs for both kids and adults. Each August, Charlestown is host to the Seafood Festival. Enjoy music, activities and, of course, some of the seafood dishes that are popular in area such as crab cakes, lobster rolls and clam chowder. The city of Boston is just 120 km away and many on holiday to Charlestown take a daytrip there to enjoy shopping, fine dining and the many museums located in that city.
Cold winters with plenty of snow and warm, sunny summers are what you can expect whilst on holiday to Charlestown. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -7° and 1° C. The average highs are 4° to 7° C. During the spring, the average lows are between 3° and 7° C and the average highs are between 16° and 21° C. The summers bring average low temperatures of 14° to 16° C and average highs of 26° to 28° C. There is between 93 and 141 mm of precipitation per month. During the winter much of that will be snow.
The closest airport to Charlestown is T.F. Green Airport (PVD), which is located 42 km away. Another option is to fly into Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) which is about 120 km from Charlestown. You will need a car for use during your stay.