Hyannis is the largest of the towns on the Cape, and perhaps one of the famous of towns as well. Its name is derived from Iyannough, or Yanno, a chief of the Cummaquid Native American tribe. It is considered the transportation and commercial hub of Cape Cod and is a premier tourist destination. Hyannis vacation rentals from NEVR allows visitors to experience the scenic beauty of Cape Cod from the comfort of their very own private space. Browse our Hyannis, MA rentals below and read on to learn more about the activities available in Hyannis. #BookNEVRDirect today!
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About Our Hyannis Vacation Rentals
While they may not be as grand as the Kennedy Compound, our Hyannis vacation rentals are dressed to impress…wood floors, updated appliances, Flat Screen TVs, Outdoor showers are just a few examples of the amenities you will find when you stay in a New England Vacation Rentals Hyannis, MA vacation home. Some have pools, others have views, and a few will have both; we like to take care of our guests!
Stepping inside a Hyannis vacation rental hosted by New England Vacation Rentals is sure to be a warm and welcoming experience. Many of our rentals are designed to feel like an authentic home away from home and include a collection of furnishings that are as eye-catching as they are comfortable. Cozy up on a sofa, armchair or loveseat that’s added to the floor plan to bring a tasteful sense of style to life in the interior of the home. We understand that many of our guests head to Cape Cod to indulge in the charm and appeal this vacation destination innately possesses. To that end, guests are often thrilled to find that many of our Hyannis vacation rentals come finished with coastal-inspired accent items to bring the beauty of the great outdoors right inside during a stay.
While Hyannis and the surrounding areas are sure to provide plenty of options when it comes to restaurants and dining, it’s highly likely that at some point during your trip, you’ll crave a home-cooked meal. When it’s time to serve up something savory, make the most of the comprehensive kitchens that can be found in many of our Hyannis vacation rentals. Traveling chefs will want to make the most of the on-site cookware and utensils as well as durable countertops, plenty of cabinets and modern appliances. Enjoy a dinner indoors with family and friends or make your way outside as many of our properties include a spacious patio or deck. Some are even finished with lovely patio furniture sets for all-weather enjoyment.
When it comes to keeping connected, a stay in one of our Hyannis vacation rentals means communication and entertainment is just a click of a button away. Many of our rental properties provide access to either high-speed internet or Wi-Fi, making it simple to share vacation photos or stream preferred shows and movies during a stay.
At New England Vacation Rentals, we’re committed to creating customized experiences for our guests and are happy to help accommodate requests large and small. Be sure to inquire about our Hyannis MA rentals that include spacious yards when you’re traveling with little ones who love to run, or if you require a pet-friendly property. We understand that some vacations just aren’t the same without your four-legged friend in tow, and we can’t wait to help get you set up in a rental home that provides comfort and convenience for each and every guest.
Things to Do in Hyannis
The Hyannis community is well known for its beaches where you can find plenty to do, including fishing, boating, and just lounging on the shores for a bit of relaxation. Enjoy a day of reeling in the oceans bounty on the high seas with a fishing charter. You can find charter services that offer tours on large boats or you can book a smaller boat just for your group.
Whether you are spending your days relaxing on the beaches while your children play in the ocean waters, strolling the downtown or chartering a boat to watch the seals at play or troll for tonight’s dinner, you’re guaranteed to create a family bonding experience as you explore this scenic village. The Cape’s history is a long and colorful one and the JFK Museum is the perfect place to learn more about our nation’s hero, but this isn’t the only museum in town… the Cape Cod Maritime Museum offers a unique glimpse into the history of boat building, other area museums include the Cape Cod Baseball League Hall of Fame and Museum, The Hyannis HyArts Cultural District, Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Collection, and many more. Beer lovers will find their happy place when they visit, sample, and tour The Cape Cod Beer Brewery and live music connoisseurs can tap their feet and dance in their seats to the live music played at the Duck Inn Pub. When you get hungry, be sure and stop in the Sea Street Café…it’s our favorite place to go when we want breakfast for dinner!
If you are a fan of live entertainment, you’ll find plenty in Hyannis. The town offers venues that feature everything from Top 40 bands, blues, trivia nights, karaoke, and much, much more. During the summer months, the famous Cape Cod Melody Tent offers shows from legends such as Heart, Vince Gill, and Tony Bennett.
When you are ready to dine, you’ll find everything from quaint street cafes to high-end eateries near our Hyannis MA rentals. You can enjoy flavors from around the world, and of course, the famous seafood offerings. Also, don’t miss the sweets from the ice cream shops and gourmet bakeries!
Staying in Hyannis
At New England Vacation Rentals, we are pleased to offer Hyannis rentals that can make your stay wonderful. We offer Hyannis, MA vacation rentals that will suit your needs. We are glad to assist you with finding the perfect Hyannis vacation rental and are here to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible. Just give us a call and let us help you find the best Hyannis MA rentals for you and your group!
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FAQs About Hyannis Vacation Rentals
Q: Isn’t Hyannis where John F Kennedy used to spend his summers?
A: The Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port is world famous and as of April of 2023, Ethel Kennedy was still living in one of the three homes that make up the compound at the age of 95. And although you can’t visit the compound itself, there are boat tours that will take visitors to see it by water, including Hy-Line Cruises.
Q: Are there any golf courses in Hyannis?
A: Twin Brooks Golf Course is a public course located at 35 Scudder Avenue in Hyannis. Designed by Geoffrey Cornish in the 1960s, it is a Par 3, 18 hole course that is fun for golfers of all skill levels.
Q: I have to work while I am vacationing on Cape Cod, do you have any office space in your Hyannis rentals?
A: The pandemic taught us that working from home doesn’t necessarily have to mean we are working from our own homes and our Hyannis homes will offer free wireless internet and often a desk or office space that will provide privacy as it garners envy from coworkers who aren’t working from such exotic locales.
Q: Is it true that the Kennedys used to eat and shop in town just like regular people?
A: The Kennedys were normal people to all of us here on Cape Cod, and it wasn’t unusual to run into them while shopping on Main Street or while they were eating at one of their favorite restaurants, Captains Table, located in the Hyannis Yacht Club and still open today.