Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Buzzards Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Buzzards Bay. Renowned for its seafood restaurants, sporting events and ice skating, this city welcomes all visitors. Plymouth Rock and Mayflower II 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 and attractions in and around Buzzards Bay

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Buzzards Bay a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Water Wizz (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Atlantic Country Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sandwich Mini Golf (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Cape Cod Country Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Falmouth Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Buzzards Bay

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 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Buzzards Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Buzzards Bay is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shell Point Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sandwich Boardwalk (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Ellisville Harbor State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Old Silver Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Ashumet Holly Wildlife Sanctuary (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Myles Standish State Forest (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Buzzards Bay

The nearest airport is in Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 16 mi (25.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Bourne Buzzards Bay Station.

Where to stay near Buzzards Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 235 holiday rentals near Buzzards Bay. From 189 Houses to 34 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Buzzards Bay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Buzzards Bay?

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 Buzzards Bay:

  • East Chop: 322 holiday homes
  • Pocasset: 86 holiday homes
  • West Hyannisport: 188 holiday homes
  • Marshfield: 364 holiday homes
  • Hyannis: 1,239 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 Buzzards Bay?

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

  • Massachusetts National Cemetery: 3,082 holiday rentals
  • National Marine Life Center: 2,269 holiday rentals
  • Briggs McDermott House: 2,401 holiday rentals
  • Pairpoint Glass Works: 2,683 holiday rentals
  • Aptucxet Trading Post Museum: 2,311 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Buzzards Bay 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 Buzzards Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 189 Houses in Buzzards Bay. Our other popular types of Buzzards Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 34 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 34 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 Buzzards Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Buzzards Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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