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, Vrbo 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 features

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Falmouth?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 592 vacation rentals near Falmouth. From 457 houses to 148 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Falmouth for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Falmouth:

  • Town Landing: 15 vacation rentals
  • Falmouth Foreside: 15 vacation rentals
  • Willard: 26 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Portland: 75 vacation rentals
  • Pine Point: 259 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Falmouth?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Falmouth. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mackworth Island: 1,203 vacation rentals
  • Capt Lyman Stuart, LLC: 1,152 vacation rentals
  • Scarborough Downs: 1,295 vacation rentals
  • International Cryptozoology Museum: 1,227 vacation rentals
  • Crescent Beach State Park: 1,226 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Falmouth listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Falmouth?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 457 Houses in Falmouth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Falmouth include:

  • Cottages: 148 rentals available
  • Cabins: 148 rentals available
  • Flats: 116 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Falmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 45 vacation rentals with pool available in Falmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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