Destination guide

The captivating area of Wellfleet awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Wellfleet and enjoy the area's entertainment, theatre scene and opera. Travellers to this walkable city praise the beaches, hiking and seafood restaurants. Pilgrim Monument and Nauset Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Wellfleet

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Wellfleet for its hiking and cycling. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wellfleet a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Island Trail (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Arnold's Mini Golf (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Wellfleet

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wellfleet

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wellfleet is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Mayo Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Indian Neck Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Cahoon Hollow Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Marconi Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Wellfleet

The nearest airport is in Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), located 13.9 mi (22.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Wellfleet?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,601 holiday rentals near Wellfleet. From 1,518 Houses to 313 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wellfleet for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to 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 Wellfleet:

  • South Wellfleet: 914 holiday homes
  • Indian Neck Heights: 39 holiday homes
  • Pleasant Point: 107 holiday homes
  • West Barnstable: 55 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,000 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 Wellfleet?

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

  • Marconi Beach: 4,136 holiday rentals
  • Indian Neck Beach: 3,967 holiday rentals
  • Cahoon Hollow Beach: 3,472 holiday rentals
  • Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater: 3,828 holiday rentals
  • Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary: 4,204 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around 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 Wellfleet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,518 Houses in Wellfleet. Our other popular types of Wellfleet holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 313 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 313 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 630 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wellfleet?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 283 holiday homes with pool available in Wellfleet. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.