Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in West Dennis

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in West Dennis. This city's seafood restaurants, shopping and cycling draw many visitors. Cape Cod Museum of Art and Cape Cod Museum of Natural History are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around West Dennis

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes West Dennis a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bass River Golf Course (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Werner Schmidt Observatory (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Bass River Sports World (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Mini Golf (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cape Cod Inflatable Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Bayberry Hills Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in West Dennis

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in West Dennis

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in West Dennis. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Dennis Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Wilbur Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Sea Street Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Pleasant Road Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Follins Pond (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Seagull Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around West Dennis

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Nantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

Where to stay near West Dennis?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,266 holiday rentals near West Dennis. From 951 Houses to 187 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near West Dennis for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Dennis?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Dennis:

  • North Eastham: 692 holiday homes
  • East Dennis: 324 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,495 holiday homes
  • West Harwich: 269 holiday homes
  • West Hyannisport: 188 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Jericho House and Barn Museum: 4,938 holiday rentals
  • Bass River Lighthouse: 4,757 holiday rentals
  • Swan Pond River: 4,737 holiday rentals
  • West Dennis Beach: 3,626 holiday rentals
  • Nantucket Island: 944 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Dennis 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 West Dennis?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 951 Houses in West Dennis. Our other popular types of West Dennis holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 187 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 187 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 187 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Dennis?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 106 holiday homes with pool available in West Dennis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around West Dennis

    3,419 holiday rentals
    1,840 holiday rentals
    3,142 holiday rentals
    Nantucket Island
    944 holiday rentals
    Orleans Town
    3,181 holiday rentals
    2,702 holiday rentals
    South Yarmouth
    1,495 holiday rentals
    2,821 holiday rentals
    1,305 holiday rentals
    1,699 holiday rentals
    3,742 holiday rentals
    3,086 holiday rentals
    1,166 holiday rentals
    4,115 holiday rentals
    2,314 holiday rentals
    South Harwich
    2,878 holiday rentals
    2,000 holiday rentals
    Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
    2,002 holiday rentals
    South Chatham
    711 holiday rentals
    Main Street Hyannis
    2,165 holiday rentals