Destination guide

Travel to captivating Provincetown

The area's entertainment and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Provincetown. This city's seafood restaurants, beaches and cycling draw many visitors. Pilgrim Monument and Herring Cove Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Provincetown

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Provincetown has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Great Island Trail (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Provincetown

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Provincetown

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Provincetown is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Pilgrims' First Landing Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Beech Forest (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Long Point (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Race Point Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Head of the Meadow Beach (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Provincetown

Fly into Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 27 mi (43.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Provincetown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,123 holiday rentals around Provincetown. From 436 Houses to 455 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Provincetown is on Stayz.

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

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 Provincetown:

  • North Eastham: 649 holiday homes
  • East Dennis: 302 holiday homes
  • East Sandwich: 163 holiday homes
  • East Orleans: 319 holiday homes
  • South Orleans: 79 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 Provincetown?

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

  • Art House: 1,793 holiday rentals
  • Herring Cove Beach: 1,815 holiday rentals
  • Old Harbor Lifesaving Station: 1,584 holiday rentals
  • Race Point Lighthouse: 1,719 holiday rentals
  • Province Lands Visitor Center: 1,665 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Provincetown listed on Stayz 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 Provincetown?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 436 Houses in Provincetown. Our other popular types of Provincetown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 455 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 129 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 129 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Provincetown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Provincetown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.