Where to stay around Plum Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 152 holiday lettings near Plum Island. From 80 Houses to 36 Bungalows, 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 Plum Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Plum Island?

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

  • Maine: 7,696 holiday homes
  • New Hampshire: 3,754 holiday homes
  • New England: 33,025 holiday homes
  • Salem: 254 holiday homes
  • Rockport: 366 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Plum Island! 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 Plum Island?

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

  • Salem: 254 holiday lettings
  • Rockport: 366 holiday lettings
  • Portsmouth: 692 holiday lettings
  • Gloucester: 449 holiday lettings
  • Marblehead: 1,214 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 Plum Island?

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 Plum Island are:

  • Pease International Tradeport Airport (PSM): 1,310 self catering accommodations
  • Plum Island Airport (2B2): 860 self catering accommodations
  • Beverly Municipal Airport (BVY): 1,805 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 Plum Island?

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

  • Salem Pioneer Village 1630: 2,061 holiday rentals
  • James House: 661 holiday rentals
  • Firehouse Center for the Arts: 864 holiday rentals
  • The George Peabody House Museum: 2,051 holiday rentals
  • Strawbery Banke Museum: 1,410 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Plum Island 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 Cottage in Plum Island, USA, Your Home Away From Home

Plum Island is a barrier island situated just off the Massachusetts coast, and a short drive away from Newburyport. It has been a popular tourist destination since the 19th century, and although there are some hotels on the island, by far the best choice of accommodation is to stay in a holiday rental cottage in Plum Island. This gives the freedom and comfort of a home away from home, being fully furnished and decorated in an individual manner. The well equipped kitchen means that it is not necessary to eat out every night, and it is the perfect base from which to either explore the surrounding area, or simply relax and take it easy.

Things to Do on Holiday in Plum Island, USA

A holiday in Plum island is ideal for people that like to enjoy activities at a leisurely place, as well as for those seeking more adrenaline based adventures. Visitors staying at self catering accommodation in Plum Island can embrace the chance to go beachcombing, paddle boating, bird watching, antique hunting and taking scenic drives. At certain times of year, it may be possible to go whale watching. More active leisure pursuits might include wind surfing, water skiing, cycling, snorkelling and golf.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Plum Island, USA

There are a number of places of interest that it is possible to visit from a holiday rental cottage in Plum Island. Nature lovers might like to visit the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge for example, which is a protected area of over 4600 acres where birds and other wildlife can be seen. The island also has a well kept lighthouse that can be visited, and those seeking the facilities of a larger town might like to drive to Newburyport. Anyone seeking a day trip a little farther away might also like to visit the city of Boston, which boasts many museums, art galleries and even a brewery or two!

Weather in Plum Island, USA

Most people will choose to book a holiday rental cottage in Plum Island during the summer months, when the weather is at its best. The warmest month is July, which has an average day time high of 27 degrees Celsius, and any of the months between June and September have daily highs of over 20 degrees. Winter, on the other hand, is much colder. January is the coldest month, with daily average lows dipping down to -5 degrees. Frosts and snow are also possible during this period. Rainfall is spread reasonably evenly throughout the year, with over 80mm per month falling.

Travel to Plum Island, USA

The best airport to use for travellers considering a holiday in Plum island, would be the one at Boston (BOS). This international airport has routes to many major European cities, and people based in the UK might be interested in British Airways flights out of London Heathrow (LHR). Having arrived, the best way to get to the self catering accommodation in Plum Island would be to use a hire car, as this would also then enable a greater freedom of transport during the vacation.