Find the best place to stay — Rockport

Where to stay around Rockport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 402 holiday lettings near Rockport. From 226 houses to 65 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rockport?

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

  • Firehouse Center for the Arts: 919 holiday lettings
  • Crane Beach: 914 holiday lettings
  • Thatcher Island National Wildlife Refuge: 616 holiday lettings
  • Stavros Reservation: 887 holiday lettings
  • Sargent House Museum: 675 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rockport 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 Rockport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 226 houses in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 16 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Rockport, Massachusetts, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The historic (in American terms) coastal town of Rockport is located just one hour north of the city of Boston, in the New England state of Massachusetts. This is in the north-east of The United States of America. Holidays in Rockport have actually been popular for around 160 years now and many people travel to the area in order to take advantage of the great beaches that exist here, along with the plethora of popular activities that are available to participate in. The self catering accommodation in Rockport may well offer fantastic views out to sea, for a small premium. All properties are guaranteed to be extremely comfortable with all the mod-cons you will need for an enjoyable stay.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Rockport, Massachusetts, USA

    For your holidays in Rockport, it is a case of - you name it, you can do it! - in this part of the world. There are some scenic coastal walks to explore here; along with a myriad water-based activities such as swimming, sailing, snorkelling, wind surfing, chartered fishing trips and even whale watching opportunities at certain times of the year. You may also enjoy a spot of kayaking and there are golf courses located close-by for you to aim for that ever elusive ‘hole in one’. Ornithologists will find that there are ample venues and opportunities for them to spot rarer species of birds and the scenic countryside and coast will be truly inspirational for keen painters and photographers.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Rockport, Massachusetts, USA

    This part of the world has a number of lighthouses protecting the coastline and these are popular attractions to visit whilst on your holidays in Rockport. The names of these are Straitsmouth Island Lighthouse and the Twin Lighthouses. Some of the more historical attractions, where you can gain a good understanding of how Rockport has come to exist today include The Halibut Point State Park, The Paper House and The James Babson Cooperage Shop.

    Weather in Rockport, Massachusetts, USA

    Most people take their holidays in Rockport during the main summer months as this is when average temperatures should comfortably reach the mid-twenties degrees Celsius. The winter is definitely a different kettle of fish, with temperatures struggling to get much above freezing. Also, snowfall can be very common in Rockport from late-autumn until the spring, so do pack accordingly if you are heading to the area at this time of the year.

    Travel to Rockport, Massachusetts, USA

    The nearest airport to your self catering accommodation in Rockport will be an hour’s drive south at Boston Logan International (BOS). This airport has a good choice of flights to the UK and these are operated through British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, BMI, American Airways, United Airways and Delta Airways. Most of these flights leave from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Attractions in and around Rockport

    First time in Rockport and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Cape Ann Museum or Sargent House Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Pebble Beach and Long Beach or experience the natural beauty of Cape Ann and Halibut Point State Park. You can take a shopping trip to Oldies Marketplace. Thatcher Island National Wildlife Refuge and Straightsmouth Island Lighthouse are some attractions to visit during your stay. Why not also add Plum Cove Beach, Dogtown or Good Harbor Beach to your agenda?