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Make a self catering beach house or holiday rental in Sandwich, Maine, USA your home away from home

The seaside town of Sandwich is in the northwest corner of exclusive Cape Cod. It is one of the oldest settled towns in the USA.

Things to Do in Sandwich, Cape Cod

This quaint New England resort has a great deal to offer visitors staying in sought-after holiday homes on Cape Cod. The beaches offer sunbathing, walking and watersports. Fishing is particularly popular in the lakes or by taking a sport fishing charter. Sandwich is well known for its antique shops, gift shops, book stores and art galleries along with the Hertiage Museum and Garden which houses a collection of art, history and vintage cars. The gardens have a superb collection of rhododendrons which have a splendid display of summer blooms. Stroll around the borders of hostas, hydrangeas and daylilies and see inside the restored Old East Windmill in the grounds. The walkway along the seafront is ideal for scenic walks as are the many beaches around your Sandwich holiday rental. Cycling is a great way to get around this flat area with plenty of places offering cycle hire.

Places to Visit Around Sandwich, Cape Cod

Visit Wind Fort House, built in 1641 and now an interesting private museum. Tours show the Old Fort Room with its double walls which probably protected the earliest settlers from attacks. The Boston and Sandwich Glass Museum is an interesting exhibit telling the story of the colorful Sandwich glass which is now a collector’s item. Hoxie House is the oldest house on Cape Cod and the Dan’l Webster Inn is well worth visiting along with the Dexter Grsit Mill. The unspoilt Cape Cod National Seashore on the Outer Cape is beautiful to see.

Weather in Sandwich, Massachusetts

Sandwich holiday rentals experience summers that are warm and hazy, reaching 75°F (24°C) with occasional showers. The warmth extends into “Indian Summers” when it is often exceptionally mild with daytime temperatures above 60°F (15°C) until well into October. In winter the area has night-time temperatures below freezing from December to April with some snow. The area has slightly more showers in winter than summer.

Travel to Sandwich, MA

The nearest international airport to Sandwich is T.F. Green (PVD) Airport at Providence, Rhode Island and from there it is a pleasant 90-minute drive to Sandwich holiday homes along the I-195. Alternatively fly into Logan International (BOS) Airport in East Boston which is a focus airport for JetBlue Airways and a major operating destination for Delta and US airways. The airport has frequent flights to most American cities as well as Canada and Europe. Sandwich is 60 miles southeast of Boston and is easy to reach by driving south on I-93 to route 3 which leads to Sagamore Bridge. Other local airports include Barnstaple Municipal (HYA) Airport at Hyannis.

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (21 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 8
    House #714244vb
    21
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (39 reviews)
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      • 2 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      House #3909139
      39
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        Excellent! 4.5/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #128176
        11
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          Exceptional! 5/5
          (28 reviews)
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Separate Toilet
          • Sleeps 4
          House #181505
          28
          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
            Exceptional! 5/5
            (8 reviews)
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            • 4 BR
            • 3 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 14
            House #3846317
            8
            Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (12 reviews)
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              • 4 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 10
              House #837284vb
              12
              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.6/5
                (19 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 5
                Cottage #731585vb
                19
                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                  Exceptional! 5/5
                  (39 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 8
                  House #410706vb
                  39
                  Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    House #3940128
                    3
                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                      (12 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Cottage #3783047
                      12
                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 6
                        House #744171vb
                        4
                        Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (26 reviews)
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          House #207956
                          26
                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (10 reviews)
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                            • 4 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 9
                            House #3759723
                            10
                            Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (24 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 8
                              House #483747vb
                              24
                              Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (10 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 10
                                House #715275vb
                                10
                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  House #4515332
                                  Viewed 88 times in the last 48 hours
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 6
                                    House #880870vb
                                    3
                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                      (16 reviews)
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                                      • 5 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 12
                                      House #106194
                                      16
                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (13 reviews)
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                                        • 7 BR
                                        • 4 BA
                                        • Sleeps 13
                                        Chateau / Country House #3806428
                                        13
                                        Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                          (13 reviews)
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 3 BA
                                          • Sleeps 15
                                          House #206482
                                          13
                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #4516001
                                            1
                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.3/5
                                              (10 reviews)
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                                              • 4 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 9
                                              House #123460vb
                                              10
                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                (11 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Cottage #645362vb
                                                11
                                                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                  House #4197107
                                                  5
                                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (66 reviews)
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    House #269837
                                                    66
                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #3966314
                                                      9
                                                      Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                        (15 reviews)
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                                                        • 4 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        House #953759
                                                        15
                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                          (3 reviews)
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                                                          • 5 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                          House #3530102
                                                          3
                                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            House #990720vb
                                                            2
                                                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (21 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              House #3872261
                                                              21
                                                              Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                (7 reviews)
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Cottage #208154
                                                                7
                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                  Cottage #3892563
                                                                  4
                                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                    Cottage #4516129
                                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (4 reviews)
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                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      House #299242vb
                                                                      4
                                                                      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (57 reviews)
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        House #256251
                                                                        57
                                                                        Viewed 129 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #935487
                                                                          6
                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            House #153837
                                                                            4
                                                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              Cottage #3923859
                                                                              3
                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                House #811075vb
                                                                                1
                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  House #4480143
                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                    House #1082260vb
                                                                                    Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      House #3938075
                                                                                      1
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Bed And Breakfast #1066444vb
                                                                                        Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (12 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          House #772410vb
                                                                                          12
                                                                                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • Studio
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                                            Studio #4473483
                                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              House #4230915
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                House #4478621
                                                                                                Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                  (40 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • Studio
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Studio #239615
                                                                                                  40
                                                                                                  Viewed 111 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    House #242952
                                                                                                    11
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Cottage #475156vb
                                                                                                      7
                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Sandwich Holiday Homes & Cottages (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      My favorite place to stay on the Cape

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This lovely cottage was the best place we have ever stayed on Cape Cod.It is a quiet, relaxing location and yet located close to many of the Cape Cod attractions. The cottage is picture perfect inside and equipped with everything you could need to feel right at home. My son enjoyed the canoe and fishing on the pond.We truly had a great time and this gem on Pimlico Pond is a place we would love to return to.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 05, 2009
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2009