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Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Orleans

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Orleans. This city's seafood restaurants, baseball games and university setting draw many visitors. Nauset Lighthouse and Cape Cod Museum of Natural History are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Orleans

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Orleans a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Captain's Cove Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Arnold's Mini Golf (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Chatham Seaside Links (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Orleans

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Orleans

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Orleans is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nauset Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Skaket Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Nickerson State Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Crosby Landing Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Fox Hill (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Cape Cod National Seashore (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Orleans

Fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), the closest airport, located 18 mi (28.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), which is 24.6 mi (39.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Orleans?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,625 holiday lettings around Orleans. From 189 flats & apartments to 296 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 Orleans?

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 Orleans:

  • Hyannis: 851 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 247 holiday homes
  • Harwich Port: 898 holiday homes
  • West Yarmouth: 352 holiday homes
  • West Brewster: 75 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 Orleans?

HomeAway.co.uk offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Orleans. From HomeAway.co.uk travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Captain's Cove Golf Course: 3,589 holiday lettings
  • Nauset Beach: 3,365 holiday lettings
  • Nauset Inlet: 3,307 holiday lettings
  • Skaket Beach: 3,717 holiday lettings
  • Addison Art Gallery: 3,588 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Orleans listed on HomeAway.co.uk 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 Flats in Orleans?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 189 Flats in Orleans. Our other popular types of Orleans holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 296 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 296 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 2,069 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orleans?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 235 holiday homes with pool available in Orleans. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.