Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Buzzards Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation 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-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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 vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Buzzards Bay a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation 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 center. 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 traveling by train, the main station is Bourne Buzzards Bay Station.

Where to stay around Buzzards Bay?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 227 vacation rentals near Buzzards Bay. From 186 Houses to 34 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Buzzards Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Buzzards Bay:

  • Dennis: 967 vacation rentals
  • West Yarmouth: 530 vacation rentals
  • Marshfield: 382 vacation rentals
  • Osterville: 311 vacation rentals
  • White Horse Beach: 60 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 Buzzards Bay?

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

  • Massachusetts National Cemetery: 3,083 vacation rentals
  • Bourne Buzzards Bay Station: 2,261 vacation rentals
  • National Marine Life Center: 2,264 vacation rentals
  • Doran Park: 2,425 vacation rentals
  • Aptucxet Trading Post Museum: 2,325 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Buzzards Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 186 Houses in Buzzards Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Buzzards Bay include:

  • Cottages: 34 rentals available
  • Cabins: 34 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 34 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 Buzzards Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Buzzards Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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