Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of South Yarmouth

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in South Yarmouth. This city's seafood restaurants, sporting events and golfing 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'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

Sightseeing in and around South Yarmouth

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes South Yarmouth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Werner Schmidt Observatory (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bass River Golf Course (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Bass River Sports World (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Bayberry Hills Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Mini Golf (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Cape Cod Inflatable Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in South Yarmouth

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 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in South Yarmouth

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

  • West Dennis Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Wilbur Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Follins Pond (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Seagull Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Dennis Pond Conservation Area (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Englewood Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Yarmouth

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), which is 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

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

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 Yarmouth:

  • Mews Village: 87 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,258 holiday homes
  • Dennis: 268 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 292 holiday homes
  • North Chatham: 475 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 Yarmouth?

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

  • Corporation Beach: 4,733 holiday rentals
  • Hyannis Port Beach: 2,831 holiday rentals
  • Great Point Light: 1,381 holiday rentals
  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm: 4,643 holiday rentals
  • Sandwich Glass Museum: 2,921 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,058 Houses in South Yarmouth. Our other popular types of South Yarmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 193 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 108 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 193 holiday houses

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 South Yarmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 144 holiday homes with pool available in South Yarmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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