Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Harwich Port

Enjoy the museums and other features of Harwich Port. This city's seafood restaurants, beaches and spas draw many visitors. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and Cape Cod Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation 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 Harwich Port

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Harwich Port a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cranberry Valley Golf Course (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Bass River Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Captain's Cove Golf Course (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Werner Schmidt Observatory (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Harwich Port

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 74°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Harwich Port

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Harwich Port. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bank Street Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Earle Road Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Red River Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Pleasant Road Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Cockle Cove Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sea Street Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Harwich Port

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Nantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial), which is 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Harwich Port?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,046 vacation rentals near Harwich Port. From 810 Houses to 138 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Harwich Port for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Harwich Port?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Harwich Port:

  • Dennis Port: 1,082 vacation rentals
  • Hyannis: 1,192 vacation rentals
  • South Yarmouth: 1,449 vacation rentals
  • West Yarmouth: 516 vacation rentals
  • West Dennis: 1,215 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Harwich Port?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Harwich Port. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bank Street Beach: 4,360 vacation rentals
  • Red River Beach: 4,335 vacation rentals
  • Allen Harbor Marina: 4,475 vacation rentals
  • Brooks Academy Museum: 4,389 vacation rentals
  • Bud's Go Karts: 4,482 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Harwich Port listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Harwich Port?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 810 Houses in Harwich Port. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Harwich Port include:

  • Cottages: 138 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 138 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 62 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Harwich Port?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 51 vacation rentals with pool available in Harwich Port. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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