Find the best place to stay — Onset

Where to stay around Onset?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 44 holiday lettings near Onset. From 28 houses to 13 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Onset for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Onset?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Onset:

  • Woods Hole: 54 holiday homes
  • Mews Village: 75 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 117 holiday homes
  • West Barnstable: 54 holiday homes
  • Buzzards Bay: 102 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Onset?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Onset. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cape Cod Campresort & Cabins: 3,240 holiday lettings
  • 1749 Court House and Museum: 704 holiday lettings
  • Highfield Hall: 3,000 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center: 2,703 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Country Club: 3,311 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Onset listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Onset?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 28 houses in Onset. Our other popular types of Onset holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Onset?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1 holiday homes with pool available in Onset. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Onset, Massachusetts is a lovely choice for your next breakaway to the Northern United States

    Beautiful beaches, charming seafood restaurants and lots of fun activities and attractions are just a few of the reasons to choose Onset for your next breakaway. A holiday rental home in Onset will put you close to all the best that this seaside town has to offer. You will feel right at home in your well-appointed rental.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Onset, Massachusetts

    Onset is a summer destination, and you will find several kilometres of lovely beaches. Enjoy swimming, snorkelling or just lounging on the shore. Fishing charters are available as are whale watching excursions. The whale watches provide the opportunity to see these beautiful creatures in their natural environment. Hiking and cycling are also very popular, and there are several places to enjoy both. Play a round of golf at one of the nearby clubs and then stop into a local restaurant for some of the freshest seafood dishes that you’ll ever taste.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Onset, Massachusetts

    In addition to the outdoor activities, there are also many attractions located near Onset. Water Wizz is a water park that has fun ways for visitors of all ages to cool off. The nearby Cape Cod Central Railroad boasts a dinner train. This is a great way to get to know the area in a unique setting. Cape Cad Canal Cruises are another way to explore. The city of Boston, which is the capital of Massachusetts, is only a one to one and a half hours drive from Onset. Boston is home to dozens of museums, fine restaurants and fabulous shopping. A drive to Boston makes a great day trip during your holiday to Onset.

    Weather in Onset, Massachusetts

    Chilly winters and pleasant, warm summers are what you can expect whilst on holiday to Onset. During the winter the average low temperatures are between -7° and 2° C and the average highs are 3° to 10° C. In the spring the average lows are 3° to 8° C and the average highs are 13° to 18° C. During the summer, the average lows are 14° to 17° C and the highs are 23° to 27° C. There is between 84 and 136 mm of precipitation per month. The most occurs in the month of March. During the winter months, much of the precipitation is snow.

    Travel to Onset, Massachusetts

    The nearest airport to Onset is New Bedford Regional Airport (EWB) which is about 26 km away. Barnstable Municipal Airport (HYA) is also located nearby. The nearest international airport is Logan International Airport (BOS) which is about 76 km from Onset. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Attractions in and around Onset

    First time in Onset and looking for things to do? Take the children and visit Water Wizz, Sandwich Mini Golf and Edaville. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Plymouth Rock and Mayflower II, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Plimoth Plantation or National Marine Life Center. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Shell Point Beach and Old Silver Beach, and green spaces such as Myles Standish State Forest and Sandwich Boardwalk. You can take a shopping trip to Plymouth Farmers' Market. Enjoy a visit to National Monument to the Forefathers, Massachusetts Maritime Academy and Aptucxet Trading Post Museum during your stay. Why not also take in more of the area with visits to Doran Park, Wings Neck Lighthouse or Atlantic Country Club?