Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Scituate

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Scituate. Revered for its beaches, seaside and coffee shops, this city is both romantic and welcoming. Mayflower II and Plymouth Rock are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Scituate

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Scituate a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Green Harbor Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Rockland Ice Rink (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Rockland Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • F1 Boston (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Rocky Marciano Stadium (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Campanelli Stadium (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Scituate

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Scituate is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peggoty Beach (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • North River Wildlife Sanctuary (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Nantasket Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Boston Harbor Islands State Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Duxbury Beach Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Scituate

Fly into Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Plymouth, MA (PYM-Plymouth Municipal), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Scituate?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 230 holiday rentals near Scituate. From 172 Houses to 30 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scituate for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Scituate:

  • North Scituate: 30 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 21 holiday homes
  • Back Bay: 646 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 343 holiday homes
  • Downtown Crossing: 340 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 Scituate?

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

  • Widow's Walk Golf Course: 441 holiday rentals
  • WIlbur's North: 1,455 holiday rentals
  • Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary: 379 holiday rentals
  • Peggoty Beach: 402 holiday rentals
  • Salem Pioneer Village 1630: 2,034 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 172 Houses in Scituate. Our other popular types of Scituate holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 30 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 30 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 30 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 internet/wifi in Scituate?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 212 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Scituate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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