Where to stay around Cape Cod?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,822 holiday lettings near Cape Cod. From 4,059 Houses to 761 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cape Cod is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cape Cod?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cape Cod. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Chatham: 2,451 holiday homes
  • PTown: 1,066 holiday homes
  • Hyannis: 303 holiday homes
  • Brewster: 3,293 holiday homes
  • Sandwich: 1,912 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cape Cod! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cape Cod?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Cape Cod with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Chatham: 2,451 holiday lettings
  • PTown: 1,066 holiday lettings
  • Brewster: 3,293 holiday lettings
  • Sandwich: 1,912 holiday lettings
  • Wellfleet: 2,297 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Cape Cod?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Cape Cod are:

  • Provincetown Municipal Airport (PVC): 1,503 self catering accommodations
  • Barnstable Municipal Boardman Polando Field (HYA): 4,157 self catering accommodations
  • Otis Angb Airport (FMH): 3,298 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Cape Cod?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Cape Cod. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hyannis Port Beach: 4,155 holiday rentals
  • Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum: 4,241 holiday rentals
  • Cape Cod Museum of Natural History: 4,044 holiday rentals
  • Hyannis Harbor: 4,053 holiday rentals
  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm: 3,856 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Cod listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental house or accommodation in Cape Cod, Massachusetts your home away from home

Summer holidays to Cape Cod are regarded as some of the most magical summer fun you can have. Fantastically friendly and laid back, Cape Cod is a favourite getaway for American families in Massachusetts, where the Cape’s undeniable beauty mixes with sensational seafood, a balmy climate and rich nature to create an astonishing summer playground of the highest quality. With over 100km of wonderful beaches, historic towns and iconic lighthouses, it is little wonder that Cape Cod accommodation rarely needs help in advertising from the Cape Cod Tourist Board!

Things to do in Cape Cod, Massachusetts

The beaches of Cape Cod are absolutely sensational. Cape Cod tourist guides are filled with pictures of the sweeping Atlantic beach, backed by enormous sand dunes protected by their natural park status. There is a huge amount of sand upon which to relax, and although the car parks can become quite crowded during the peak of the summer, those staying in Cape Cod accommodation need not fight for space, as the beaches are within walking distance of Cape Cod’s houses. If you would prefer to explore more peaceful settings, there are huge tidal beaches backed by natural swamps and pine forests just a few miles away.

Cape Cod tourist guides are not simply filled with pages of beaches and beach life. The interior of Cape Cod is extremely beautiful, and crossed with footpaths and cycle routes of indescribable beauty. The historic towns and picturesque fishing villages of Cape Cod are brimming with attractions, wonderful antique shops and charming seafront restaurants famous for their oysters, clams and lobsters. These walks and rides are especially popular with nature lovers, as the salt marshes, freshwater creeks and wild dunes are home to an amazing variety of bird life. Cape Cod whale watching excursions are absolutely breath-taking, and if you are hoping to enjoy whale watching, Cape Cod accommodation is the perfect base, as you may need to leave early in the morning.

Places to visit on holiday in Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Chatham is a fantastic town on the ‘elbow’ of Cape Cod, and if you are looking for Cape Cod houses centrally located and with all the facilities you might need right on your doorstep, a Cape Cod rental villa in Chatham is an excellent choice.

Weather in Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Summer temperatures in Cape Cod tends to peak at around 30°C daily from June until September, although seasonal variations are limited. Those taking Cape Cod accommodation after Labour Day in September will have much of the region to themselves, and, as any Cape Cod tourist information will confirm, rentals of Cape Cod houses will be cheaper too.

Travel to Cape Cod, Massachusetts

The proximity of Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston is a fantastic asset for anyone trying to reach Cape Cod accommodation direct from the UK. Just 80 miles from a holiday rental in Cape Cod, and receiving direct American Airlines flights from London, Logan Airport makes Cape Cod holidays fantastically easy to take.

Activities and attractions in Cape Cod

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Cape Cod for its golfing and cycling. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Cape Cod has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bayberry Hills Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Werner Schmidt Observatory (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Bass River Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Cape Codder Water Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Bass River Sports World (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Hyannis Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Cape Cod

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cape Cod

Travellers love Cape Cod for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cape Cod. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Mayflower Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Corporation Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Grays Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Follins Pond (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary (5 mi / 8.1 km)