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South Yarmouth Vacation Rentals

South Yarmouth Travel Guide

Ah, Massachusetts! The wonders of Cape Cod can easily please anyone and everyone. This lovely hook shaped peninsula is a popular destination during summer, but it is also a very nice place to check out in winter season as well, just make sure to dress in warm clothes. South Yarmouth is a tiny village in the southwestern part of Cape Cod and it is bordered by many other amazing towns as well, such as West Dennis, Yarmouth Port, and West Yarmouth. South Yarmouth and the surrounding towns offer amazing beaches, museums, cultural centers, and heritage sites as well. There are many landmarks around the peninsula, since it was a place of early settlement. Cape Cod was loved by the Kennedy family and there are a couple Kennedy monuments here. Those who love spending time on the beach and exploring history should not hesitate to travel to South Yarmouth!

Things to Do in South Yarmouth

South Yarmouth is a great location for a family vacation or a relaxing trip with friends as well. Cape Cod has beautiful beaches and the cool, calming salt water is excellent for recharging and relaxing the body. There are plenty of wonderful places to check out. Visitors that are ready for some beach fun make sure to visit Bass River Beach where folks can rent kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, jet skis, and small boats to explore the area. Additionally, locals say this beach is the best place to go watch the sunrise and see the fishermen head out to sea. Those traveling with little ones can visit the smaller beaches which are safe for children, these include Seagull Beach, Parker River Beach, and Smugglers Beach. The smallest beach to be found on the peninsula is Englewood Beach which is excellent for tiny kids! Furthermore, tourists eager for an adventure can go on a boat tour and explore the amazing Nantucket Sound Beaches! This area also offers amazing whale watching tours, so anyone who dreams of seeing migrating whales might be in luck here. Visitors can also explore the city, and not just the beaches, to see many famous landmarks. The town offers amazing museums, such as the Whydah Pirate Museum which is an interactive museum where visitors can learn about pirates, sciences, folklore, and much more. The Werner Schmidt Observatory is another superb location, which allows visitors to explore the stars and learn from astrologists. It is open to the public on Thursdays during the high season, but just once a month during the off season. South Yarmouth also has great golf courses and a nice mini golf for those not keen on the stresses of real golf.

Best Places to Stay in South Yarmouth

The best area to stay in South Yarmouth is around the ocean where families, couples, or individuals can have the most relaxing time in wonderful beach houses. South Yarmouth vacation rentals are very popular so anyone can easily find a great vacation home for their needs. Plenty of these vacation homes feature private beach access and many times a private pool as well. There are a lot of great options to choose from so do not hesitate to visit South Yarmouth.

Best Time to Visit South Yarmouth

The best time to visit South Yarmouth is July and early August, when the weather is amazing. July also has the advantage of the 4th of July fireworks! 4th of July is widely celebrated on Cape Cod so do not miss it. During these months visitors could also have the chance to see whales migrating. The average temperature during summer months is about 73 degrees. The weather will drop well below 40 degrees in the winter months.

Price and Availability in South Yarmouth

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in South Yarmouth is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in South Yarmouth is in the high season in July. South Yarmouth has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in South Yarmouth tends to be Sunday, while the most expensive day tends to be Tuesday. Vacation homes in South Yarmouth tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The Weather in South Yarmouth

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in South Yarmouth. The hottest month in South Yarmouth is June, when temperatures peak at 91 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 1 ˚F. The wettest month in South Yarmouth is November with 8.49 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 1.24 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

Vacation Rentals in South Yarmouth

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. South Yarmouth has 621 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in South Yarmouth comes in at $60 per night. A typical accommodation in South Yarmouth costs on average $273 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in South Yarmouth, then you can choose from over 272 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 18 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 15 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to South Yarmouth? Then choose one of the 264 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 25 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 58 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In South Yarmouth AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 184 places to stay from Airbnb, 44 accommodations from VRBO and 44 places to stay from Homeaway.

282 of our places to stay in South Yarmouth have been rated by previous guests. They rated 50% as excellent or good. 228 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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