Discover a selection of 3,000 holiday rentals in Harwich that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and air conditioning. Prices start at £ 206 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Harwich. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Harwich

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Harwich. This city's seafood restaurants, sporting events and bird watching attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and romantic location. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and Cape Cod Museum of Art 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 Harwich

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Harwich a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cranberry Valley Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Captain's Cove Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Chatham Seaside Links (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Bass River Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Harwich

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Harwich

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Harwich is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Red River Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bank Street Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Earle Road Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Cockle Cove Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Ridgevale Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Pleasant Road Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Harwich

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 11.8 mi (18.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), which is 26.9 mi (43.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Harwich?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,791 vacation rentals near Harwich. From 2,540 houses to 293 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Harwich for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.