Destination guide

The beachside setting of South Wellfleet is ready to explore

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in South Wellfleet. This city has something for everyone. Pilgrim Monument and Nauset Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in South Wellfleet

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes South Wellfleet a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Great Island Trail (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Arnold's Mini Golf (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Wellfleet

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Wellfleet is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Cahoon Hollow Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Marconi Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Indian Neck Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Mayo Beach (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Wellfleet

The nearest airport is in Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), located 16 mi (25.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 24.2 mi (38.9 km) away.

Where to stay near South Wellfleet?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 985 holiday rentals near South Wellfleet. From 784 Houses to 158 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South Wellfleet for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Wellfleet?

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 South Wellfleet:

  • West Dennis: 1,268 holiday homes
  • North Eastham: 703 holiday homes
  • East Dennis: 326 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,508 holiday homes
  • West Harwich: 270 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 South Wellfleet?

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

  • Marconi Station: 4,137 holiday rentals
  • Blue Heron Gallery: 4,428 holiday rentals
  • Left Bank Gallery: 4,392 holiday rentals
  • Cockle Cove Beach: 4,492 holiday rentals
  • Head of the Meadow Beach: 2,143 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Wellfleet 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 South Wellfleet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 784 Houses in South Wellfleet. Our other popular types of South Wellfleet holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 158 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 158 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 158 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Wellfleet?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in South Wellfleet. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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