Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Truro

Enjoy the museums and other features of Truro. This walkable city is known for its beaches, fishing and seafood restaurants. Pilgrim Monument and Highland Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Truro

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Truro a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Great Island Trail (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Arnold's Mini Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cape Escape Adventure Golf (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Truro

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Truro. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Herring Cove Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Ballston Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Long Nook Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Corn Hill Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Coast Guard Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Mayo Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Truro

The nearest airport is in Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Truro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,744 holiday rentals around Truro. From 902 Houses to 251 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 Truro is on Stayz.

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

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 Truro:

  • West Dennis: 1,190 holiday homes
  • North Eastham: 657 holiday homes
  • East Dennis: 306 holiday homes
  • South Yarmouth: 1,416 holiday homes
  • North Chatham: 454 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 Truro?

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

  • Ballston Beach: 2,659 holiday rentals
  • Long Nook Beach: 2,540 holiday rentals
  • Jobi Pottery: 2,814 holiday rentals
  • Truro Historical Museum: 2,784 holiday rentals
  • Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill: 2,765 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 902 Houses in Truro. Our other popular types of Truro holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 251 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 478 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 251 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 Truro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 110 holiday homes with pool available in Truro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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