Destination guide

The secluded area of Falmouth awaits your stay

The island views and forests create a pretty picture of Falmouth. This city is well-known for its hiking and shopping. Portland Observatory and Wadsworth-Longfellow House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Falmouth

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Falmouth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Riverside Municipal Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Joker's Family Fun and Games (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Southworth Planetarium (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Twin Falls Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Sable Oaks Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Gorham Country Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Falmouth

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Falmouth is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mackworth Island (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Eastern Promenade (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • East End Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Deering Oaks Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Sand Beach (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Willard Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Falmouth

Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Falmouth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 723 holiday rentals around Falmouth. From 361 Houses to 175 Cottages, 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 Falmouth is on Stayz.

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

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 Falmouth:

  • Falmouth Foreside: 23 holiday homes
  • Town Landing: 21 holiday homes
  • Camp Ellis: 45 holiday homes
  • Rosemont: 21 holiday homes
  • Bailey Island: 142 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 Falmouth?

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

  • Gilsland Farm Audubon Center: 1,382 holiday rentals
  • Capt Lyman Stuart, LLC: 1,336 holiday rentals
  • Mackworth Island: 1,376 holiday rentals
  • McLellan-Sweat Mansion: 1,371 holiday rentals
  • Scarborough Beach State Park: 1,336 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Falmouth 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 Falmouth?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 361 Houses in Falmouth. Our other popular types of Falmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 175 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 175 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 175 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Falmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Falmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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