Where to stay around Harwich?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,150 holiday lettings near Harwich. From 2,346 houses to 378 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 Harwich is on HomeAway.

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

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 Harwich:

  • Harwich Port: 324 holiday homes
  • West Harwich: 225 holiday homes
  • West Yarmouth: 337 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 119 holiday homes
  • West Chatham: 330 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 Harwich?

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

  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm: 4,056 holiday lettings
  • Bank Street Beach: 3,903 holiday lettings
  • Cape Cod Theatre Company – Home of the Harwich Jr. Theatre: 4,081 holiday lettings
  • Red River Beach: 3,882 holiday lettings
  • Allen Harbor Marina: 4,004 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,346 houses in Harwich. Our other popular types of Harwich holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 378 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 236 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 31 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 Harwich?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 350 holiday homes with pool available in Harwich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday home, cottage, farmhouse, condo or house in Harwich – Harwichport, Massachusetts, USA your home away from home

    The towns of Harwich and Harwichport are situated on the USA’s east coast in the state of Massachusetts. This is the Cape Cod region of Massachusetts that has long been popular as a holiday home destination with Americans and international visitors, and is well known for its great scenery, quaint towns, and long standing relationship with the sea.

    Things to do on holiday in Harwich – Harwichport, Massachusetts, USA

    Self catering accommodation in Harwich – Harwichport is ideally placed to enjoy all that Cape Cod has to offer. The quaint towns that the Cape is famous for feature lovely little shops, boutiques, restaurants, and more for visitors to enjoy. Find a great restaurant or pick up some fresh fish or lobster to cook back at your Harwich – Harwichport accommodation. Being right near the coast, accommodation in Harwich – Harwichport is ideal for enjoying the beach. There are many beaches on Cape Cod and you’ll find plenty are great for relaxing, sunbathing, swimming, and beachcombing.

    You can explore the area by car, but attractions like the Cape Cod Bike Path should not be overlooked. This is a scenic bike trail and very popular with families and all abilities of cyclists.

    Places to visit on holiday in Harwich – Harwichport, Massachusetts, USA

    Staying in self catering accommodation in Harwich – Harwichport you should never get bored of places to visit. The attractive little towns scattered across Cape Cod all have something to offer. Chatham for example has a selection of historical sites, a railroad museum, and more. From Hyannis you can catch a ferry over to the island of Nantucket. This is quite an exclusive island, full of expensive houses yet it still has that small town feel, or you can take a ferry to the picturesque island of Martha’s Vineyard.

    The weather in Harwich – Harwichport, Massachusetts, USA

    Warm to hot summers, and cool winters can be experienced when you holiday in Harwich – Harwichport. The area has a temperate marine climate and August is usually the hottest month with an average high of around 27C (80F). Spring and autumn are mild and are also popular times to visit accommodation in Harwich – Harwichport.

    Flights to Harwich – Harwichport, Massachusetts, USA

    There are a couple of options for flights to self catering accommodation in Harwich – Harwichport. Although the towns do not have their own airports, visitors can use either Boston’s Logan International Airport or the airport at Providence on Rhode Island, called TF Green Airport. Boston has the advantage of many more airlines flying to it from around the world. Logan is around 90 miles (144km) distant while TF Green is a little further.

    Activities and attractions in Harwich

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Harwich a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cranberry Valley Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Cape Cod Lavender Farm (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Captains Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Captain's Cove Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Chatham Seaside Links (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Bass River Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Harwich

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Harwich

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Harwich is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Red River Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Bank Street Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Earle Road Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Cockle Cove Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Ridgevale Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
    • Pleasant Road Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)