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Harwich Travel Guide

Harwich is a welcoming town on Cape Cod, popular with tourists during the summer. The New England town is known for its beautiful beaches, shopping, and great food. With everything from oceanfront restaurants, local coffee shops and bakeries, Harwich is a quaint getaway.

Things to Do in Harwich

Visitors won’t be disappointed with the selection of beaches in Harwich. Bank Street Beach boasts beautiful golden sand and blue waters to splash around in, while Red River Beach is best for collecting shells.

If you love flowers, head to the Cape Cod Lavender farm where visitors are free to explore, enjoy the smells, and snap some pretty photos. The plant generally blooms in June and July.

Best Time to Visit Harwich

The best time to visit Harwich is during the summer and spring months for cheaper accommodation.

Price and Availability Index in Harwich

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Harwich is in August, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Harwich is in the high season in July. Harwich has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Harwich tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Harwich tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Harwich

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Harwich. The hottest month in Harwich is June, when temperatures peak at 88 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Harwich is August with 7.52 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 1.55 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Harwich

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. Harwich has 396 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Harwich is available at $45 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $325 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Harwich, then you can choose from over 220 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 8 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 4 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Harwich, you'll want to pick from 210 places to stay that provide parking. 7 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 54 pet-friendly places to stay in Harwich, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Harwich AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 128 places to stay from Airbnb, 42 accommodations from Homeaway and 42 places to stay from VRBO.

231 accommodations in Harwich have been reviewed: 59% are rated excellent or good. 125 accommodations allow instant booking.

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