Many of Cape Cod’s most popular attractions can be found near to Barnstable, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s list is the wonderful Sandy Neck Lighthouse and the iconic John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum. Two other popular spots that are located within a short distance of Barnstable are the Bayberry Hills Golf Course and Hyannis Harbor.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the child-friendly attractions nearby. Race to the Pirate's Cove Mini Golf in South Yarmouth and who is the best and fairest.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the area’s beaches, for example the Sandy Neck Beach in West Barnstable, Kalmus Beach in Hyannis and the Hyannis Port Beach.
Take a break from sightseeing and relax at the Hyannis Golf Course and the Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds Golf Course. Grab your clubs and hit the greens.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after discovering the delights of Barnstable, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. Make reservations for the Bayside Resort Hotel, West Yarmouth, the International Inn Cape Cod, Hyannis, or the Heritage House Hotel, Hyannis.