Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Buzzards Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Buzzards Bay. Renowned for its seafood restaurants, sporting events and ice skating, this city welcomes all visitors. Plymouth Rock and Mayflower II are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Buzzards Bay

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Buzzards Bay a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Water Wizz (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Atlantic Country Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sandwich Mini Golf (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Cape Cod Country Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Falmouth Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Buzzards Bay

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Buzzards Bay

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

  • Shell Point Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sandwich Boardwalk (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Ellisville Harbor State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Old Silver Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Ashumet Holly Wildlife Sanctuary (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Myles Standish State Forest (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Buzzards Bay

The nearest airport is in Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 16 mi (25.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Bourne Buzzards Bay Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Buzzards Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 158 holiday lettings around Buzzards Bay. From 126 houses to 21 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 Buzzards Bay?

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 Buzzards Bay:

  • Hyannis: 840 holiday homes
  • East Sandwich: 132 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 194 holiday homes
  • East Falmouth: 501 holiday homes
  • West Yarmouth: 354 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 Buzzards Bay? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Buzzards Bay. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Massachusetts National Cemetery: 2,161 holiday lettings
  • Doran Park: 1,666 holiday lettings
  • Aptucxet Trading Post Museum: 1,600 holiday lettings
  • National Marine Life Center: 1,561 holiday lettings
  • Bourne Buzzards Bay Station: 1,557 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Buzzards Bay listed on 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 Buzzards Bay?

Yes, of course. offers 126 Houses in Buzzards Bay. Our other popular types of Buzzards Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 7 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 Buzzards Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Buzzards Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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