Discover a selection of 31 vacation rentals in South Orleans, Orleans that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including air conditioning and swimming pools. Prices start at $90 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in South Orleans. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — South Orleans
Destination guide

The beachside setting of South Orleans is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in South Orleans. This city is well-known for its seafood restaurants and local tours. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in South Orleans

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes South Orleans a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ocean Edge Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cape Cod Lavender Farm (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Bass River Golf Course (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Cape Cod Inflatable Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Captain's Cove Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Captains Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Orleans

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Orleans is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nickerson State Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Skaket Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • First Encounter Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Breakwater Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Ridgevale Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Hardings Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around South Orleans

The nearest airport is in Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), located 16.3 mi (26.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Provincetown, MA (PVC-Provincetown Municipal), which is 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near South Orleans?

Whether you're looking for an intimate escape for you and your boo or somewhere spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around South Orleans. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • "New Elegant Orleans Home With Private Beach Access" is a guest favorite. Around 0.1 miles from South Orleans, it has 5 bedrooms and plenty of useful amenities, including off-street parking options and a dishwasher.
  • "Walk To The Beach At Little Pleasant Bay From This Newly Decorated Cottage" also promises a memorable escape, offering 1 bedroom, coffee and tea making facilities, a toaster and more. It's around 0.1 miles from South Orleans.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect South Orleans vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near South Orleans?

Nothing tops a quick break to get you feeling alive again. Pack your carry-on bag and get cozy in one of these awesome weekend getaways in and near South Orleans:

  • Located 1 mile to the west of central South Orleans, "Magnificent Orleans Estate With Pool" is a hit with adventurous types and nature buffs. Get out and discover nearby outdoor attractions, such as Rock Harbor Beach and Crosby Landing Beach. Then, try your hand at activities like basketball or tennis.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "California Contemporary, Walk To Beach". About 1 mile southwest of South Orleans, activities around here include sailing and hiking and biking. More into sightseeing? Make a beeline for Corporation Beach and Cape Cod Provincelands Trail.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around South Orleans?

Studio apartments set a high bar when it comes to location, convenience and character. Check out these studio apartments for rent in or near South Orleans and immerse yourself in the local culture:

  • Make "Walk To The Beach At Little Pleasant Bay From This Newly Decorated Cottage" your home away from home. This top property features amenities including air conditioning and internet services.
  • Another popular option is "Cozy Cottage Overlooking Rock Harbor Creek". Take advantage of a kitchen, a living room and other convenient amenities during your vacation.

When you're ready to step out of your studio apartment and go exploring, there's lots to keep you on the move around South Orleans. Into culture? Pencil in a visit to Academy Playhouse and Addison Art Gallery.

Can I find short term rentals in or near South Orleans?

Sometimes, you've just got to get away from it all, even if it's only for a couple of days. Enjoy a delightful combination of relaxing and exploring at one of these short-term rentals in or around South Orleans:

  • If you're eager to be close to the action, "Expansive Home By Orleans Town Landing" has you covered. It's within easy reach of the center of South Orleans and a handy base to check out attractions like Skaket Beach and Orleans Bowling Center.
  • Eat, sleep and discover your surroundings from "Hilltop Views Of Pleasant Bay From This Family Compound", another excellent option. Cape Escape Adventure Golf and Church of the Transfiguration Orleans should be on your to-do list when you're ready to sightsee.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near South Orleans?

Sneak a look at these large group vacation rentals in or near South Orleans and don't worry about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' stamp of approval at "New Elegant Orleans Home With Private Beach Access". Up to 13 people can stay at this escape which has 5 bedrooms, a kitchen and a garden. This group favorite is around 0.1 miles to the northeast of South Orleans.
  • Invite as many as 14 of your favorite folks to "Magnificent Orleans Estate With Pool" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 5 bedrooms and is around 1 mile to the west of South Orleans. It's packed with features to keep large groups comfortable and content, such as a swimming pool and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near South Orleans?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is easily the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near South Orleans and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your flamingo floatie:

  • Pack your swimming gear and take your gang to "Barley House". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a living room and a fridge.
  • Otherwise, unpack your suitcase at "5 - Bedroom Beach House Directly On Nauset Beach". As well as its inviting pool, you'll also have use of a TV and a kitchen.

Not sure how to pack for your South Orleans getaway? This enticing destination has a humid subtropical climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 70 ºF. Check out our range of South Orleans vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near South Orleans?

Whether you're escaping with the kiddos or you're taking your long-lost relatives along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around South Orleans have room for everyone — along with everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • Make your visit a memorable one at "New Elegant Orleans Home With Private Beach Access". This escape has 5 bedrooms, caters to 13 guests and comes with many handy amenities, including a TV and towels. You'll find it around 0.1 miles northeast of South Orleans.
  • Another terrific option is "Magnificent Orleans Estate With Pool". It's about 1 mile to the west of South Orleans, has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 14 guests. Handy amenities here include coffee and tea making facilities and a kitchen.

As tempting as it may be, don't spend your entire time indoors. Head out and explore some nearby family-friendly attractions, beginning with Orleans Bowling Center.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near South Orleans?

Three-bedroom rentals in or near South Orleans give you both space and flexibility to enjoy your vacation with loved ones. Have a look at some of the fantastic options available here:

  • Offering the trifecta of privacy, space and comfort, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Come Enjoy Orleans And Chatham". This stay comes with a host of amenities, including a garden and a kitchen.
  • "East Dennis Gem With Access To Private Beach" is another popular getaway that features three bedrooms. A garden and a kitchen are just some of the things that will help make your time here even more pleasant.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near South Orleans?

Chocolate, wheat biscuits, marshmallows and a campfire are the four things you need to make a sweet snack and unforgettable vacation memories. If you like the sound of sitting around a fire pit eating s'mores, have a look at these properties in or near South Orleans:

  • "Hilltop Views Of Pleasant Bay From This Family Compound" comes with a kitchen, a water view, and of course, a fire pit. Break out the guitar and have a singalong, share spooky stories or have a good old chinwag with the fam at this popular getaway.
  • Get a blaze going and then enjoy the serene atmosphere at "Apartment Markas - Pet Friendly: A2". This inviting escape also comes with a nearby waterfront and a firepit.