Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Truro

Enjoy the museums and other features of Truro. This walkable city is known for its beaches, fishing and seafood restaurants. Pilgrim Monument and Highland 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 Truro

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Truro a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Great Island Trail (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Arnold's Mini Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Truro

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Truro. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Ballston Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Long Nook Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Corn Hill Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Coast Guard Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Mayo Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Truro

The nearest airport is in Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Truro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,858 holiday rentals near Truro. From 982 Houses to 264 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Truro for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Truro?

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 Truro:

  • West Dennis: 1,261 holiday homes
  • North Eastham: 692 holiday homes
  • East Dennis: 324 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,495 holiday homes
  • North Chatham: 493 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 Truro?

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

  • Ballston Beach: 2,820 holiday rentals
  • Long Nook Beach: 2,698 holiday rentals
  • Jobi Pottery: 2,959 holiday rentals
  • Truro Historical Museum: 2,930 holiday rentals
  • Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill: 2,912 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Truro 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 Truro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 982 Houses in Truro. Our other popular types of Truro holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 264 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 499 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 264 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 Truro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 117 holiday homes with pool available in Truro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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