East Orleans, Orleans, MA, USA

East Orleans, Orleans, MA, USA

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Where to stay around East Orleans, Orleans?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 117 vacation rentals near East Orleans. From 107 houses to 0 , find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Orleans for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Escape to enchanting East Orleans

Situated just off Cape Cod's unspoiled Atlantic coast, East Orleans offers vacationers an unbeatable mix of cosmopolitan culture, natural spectacle, comfort and convenience. Orleans was initially settled in the 17th century, and a beguiling old-world ambience still prevails, with the local landscape dominated by historic clapboard houses and windmills. Art lovers will be enthralled by the town's galleries, while gourmets can look forward to feasting on fresh local seafood and American classics in friendly, family-run restaurants. East Orleans vacation rentals range from cozy apartments to spacious family-size beach houses, so you're sure to find one that ticks all your boxes.

Watery fun in East Orleans

East Orleans offers direct access to Nauset Beach, one of Cape Cod's best-loved stretches of soft sand and sparkling sea. Its gently crashing waves offer prime conditions for surfing and boogie boarding, and there are plenty of local schools offering expert private and group tuition, should you need a little guidance. The waters are also teeming with bass, bluefish and many other highly-prized catches, making East Orleans a hotspot for fishing. Meanwhile, the town's picturesque freshwater ponds offer the chance to try your hand at kayaking or paddle boarding.

History comes to life in East Orleans

Should you need a break from the beach, you'll find a host of captivating attractions within easy reach of your East Orleans vacation rental. For an immersive trip back through time, swing by the Orleans Historical Society and Museum. Within a Greek Revival-style 19th-century Meeting House you'll find a host of Native American artifacts, locally-produced artworks and vintage photographs, as well as exhibits devoted to shipwrecks and local life during wartime. If you're after a spot of evening entertainment, the Academy of Performing Arts serves up an eclectic year-round program of theatrical performances, from stirring dramas to rousing musicals.

Glorious summer sunshine in East Orleans

East Orleans vacation rentals are highly sought after during the peak summer season of June to August. At this time of year, the days are generally long, sunny and warm – ideal conditions for lazy days lounging by the sea. You might land a good deal on prime accommodation if you visit in the shoulder months of May or September, when crowds are a little thinner, but the weather is still usually extremely agreeable. Temperatures tumble around December, with light snowfall possible during the chilly winter months. Rainfall is fairly consistent throughout the year, so be sure to pack the waterproofs.

Get back to nature in East Orleans

Cape Cod is a haven for nature and wildlife lovers, and East Orleans is handily close to some of the region's most beguiling beauty spots. Local hiking trails will take you through fragrant forests and handsome stretches of coastline. Keep an eye out for deer and rabbits, and also majestic birds of prey, such as hawks and falcons. In summer, you may be lucky enough to stumble across wild raspberries and blueberries as you stroll. Another Cape vacation highlight for many is a trip out to see to observe the local marine life, from playful dolphins to awe-inspiring humpback whales.