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Plymouth Travel Guide

Plymouth, Massachusetts is a coastal town overflowing with quirky New England charm. The town is often referred to as being “America’s Hometown” owing to the fact that it is the spot where the very first pilgrims settled way back in 1620. It goes without saying that Plymouth has a fascinating history with plenty of educational sites for visitors to stop by and uncover America’s past. That said, for those who find history a bit of a yawnfest, the town is so charming that it’s easy to fall in love with its quirky wooden houses and its cute atmosphere.

Things to Do in Plymouth

One of the best things to do in Plymouth is to visit the Plimoth Plantation. This is a recreation of a 17th-century English Village, where actors dressed in traditional clothing and acting out scenes of historical life transport visitors back in time. The Pilgrim Hall Museum, the Pilgrim Memorial State Park and the Plymouth Farmer’s Market should also feature on any Plymouth itinerary.

Best Places to Stay in Plymouth

Downtown Plymouth is referred to as “Plymouth cultural district” and is the best place to stay in Plymouth as it is just minutes away from all major tourist attractions. Plymouth Long Beach, Poverty Point and Holmes Point are great places to stay in Plymouth in order to be close to the coast.

Best Time to Visit Plymouth

The summer months of June through August offer the warmest temperatures in Plymouth. Spring and fall are also pleasant times to visit.

Price and Availability Index in Plymouth

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

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

The weather in Plymouth

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Plymouth. The hottest month in Plymouth is July, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -3 ˚F. The wettest month in Plymouth is April with 7.04 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 2.02 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Plymouth

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 2100 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Plymouth, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Plymouth comes in at $29 per night. A typical accommodation in Plymouth costs on average $293 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Plymouth can pick from 578 places to stay that provide WiFi. 62 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 36 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Plymouth? Then choose one of the 578 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 42 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 150 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Plymouth accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 9 providers, including 350 places to stay from Airbnb, 146 accommodations from Homeaway and 96 places to stay from VRBO.

1484 accommodations in Plymouth have been reviewed: 71% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 528 places to stay right now.

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