Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Hyannis

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Hyannis. This city's seafood restaurants, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. Cape Cod Museum of Art and Cape Cod Museum of Natural History are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Hyannis

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hyannis a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cape Cod Carousel (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Wild Animal Lagoon (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Twin Brooks Golf Course (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Putter's Paradise Miniature Golf (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Cape Codder Water Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Cape Cod Inflatable Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Hyannis

Travellers enjoy Hyannis for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hyannis

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hyannis is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kalmus Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lewis Bay (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Englewood Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hyannis Port Beach (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Dennis Pond Conservation Area (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Craigville Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hyannis

Fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Vineyard Haven, MA (MVY-Martha's Vineyard), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Hyannis Transportation Center.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hyannis?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 863 holiday lettings around Hyannis. From 688 houses to 90 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Hyannis:

  • East Sandwich: 135 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 250 holiday homes
  • Harwich Port: 910 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 200 holiday homes
  • East Falmouth: 504 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 Hyannis? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hyannis. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hyannis Transportation Center: 3,717 holiday lettings
  • Hyannis Harbor: 3,691 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Carousel: 3,675 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Melody Tent: 3,713 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Maritime Museum: 3,696 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hyannis listed on 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 Hyannis?

Yes, of course. offers 688 Houses in Hyannis. Our other popular types of Hyannis holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 90 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hyannis?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 94 holiday homes with pool available in Hyannis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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