Where to stay around Onset?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday lettings near Onset. From 31 houses to 11 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: 51 holiday homes
  • Mews Village: 75 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 119 holiday homes
  • West Barnstable: 53 holiday homes
  • Buzzards Bay: 99 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: 3,174 holiday lettings
  • 1749 Court House and Museum: 701 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center: 2,680 holiday lettings
  • Highfield Hall: 2,931 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Country Club: 3,245 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 31 houses in Onset. Our other popular types of Onset holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 11 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.

    Activities and attractions in and around Onset

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Onset has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Water Wizz (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Atlantic Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Sandwich Mini Golf (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Edaville (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
    • Cape Cod Country Club (10 mi / 16 km)
    • Waverly Oaks Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Onset

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Onset. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Shell Point Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Myles Standish State Forest (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Old Silver Beach (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Sandwich Boardwalk (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Ned's Point Lighthouse (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Ellisville Harbor State Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)