Destination guide

The relaxing city of West Barnstable awaits you

The lake and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in West Barnstable. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the seafood restaurants, university setting and canoeing. Cape Cod Museum of Art and Cape Cod Museum of Natural History are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around West Barnstable

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes West Barnstable a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hyannis Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Cape Codder Water Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Twin Brooks Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Cape Cod Carousel (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Wild Animal Lagoon (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Barnstable

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in West Barnstable. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandy Neck Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Dennis Pond Conservation Area (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Craigville Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Grays Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hyannis Port Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Barnstable

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), which is 23.9 mi (38.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Barnstable?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings around West Barnstable. From 28 houses to 3 cabins, 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 West Barnstable?

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 West Barnstable:

  • Hyannis: 851 holiday homes
  • East Sandwich: 132 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 247 holiday homes
  • Harwich Port: 898 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 198 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 West Barnstable? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Barnstable. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sandy Neck Beach: 3,575 holiday lettings
  • Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course: 3,375 holiday lettings
  • West Parish of Barnstable Church: 3,249 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Neck Lighthouse: 4,097 holiday lettings
  • Bend in the Road Beach: 1,637 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Barnstable 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 West Barnstable?

Yes, of course. offers 28 Houses in West Barnstable. Our other popular types of West Barnstable holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Barnstable?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in West Barnstable. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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