Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of East Harwich

The gardens and beaches create a pretty picture of East Harwich. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its seafood restaurants, bird watching and boating. 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 East Harwich

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes East Harwich a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cranberry Valley Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Captain's Cove Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Chatham Seaside Links (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Harwich

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, East Harwich is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cockle Cove Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Red River Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Ridgevale Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Hardings Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Fox Hill (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Bank Street Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around East Harwich

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), which is 27.1 mi (43.6 km) away.

Where to stay around East Harwich?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 692 vacation rentals near East Harwich. From 608 Houses to 53 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Harwich for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 East Harwich:

  • Dennis Port: 1,133 vacation rentals
  • Hyannis: 1,240 vacation rentals
  • South Yarmouth: 1,507 vacation rentals
  • Harwich Port: 1,101 vacation rentals
  • West Yarmouth: 521 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 East Harwich?

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

  • Adventure Chatham: 4,602 vacation rentals
  • Cape Cod National Seashore: 4,003 vacation rentals
  • Hyannis Port Beach: 2,939 vacation rentals
  • Craigville Beach: 4,987 vacation rentals
  • Nauset Beach: 4,291 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Harwich 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 East Harwich?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 608 Houses in East Harwich. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Harwich include:

  • Cottages: 53 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 53 rentals available
  • Cabins: 53 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in East Harwich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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