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Recent Cape Cod reviews

  • Loved it!

    "Great place for a family with kids! We had a great time at Schoolhouse Pond and all of the surrounding amenities. Highly recommend staying here for any family with kids and pets."
    Guest: VJA Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 27, 2014
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  • Fall getaway

    "Definitely deserves all 5 stars! Could not have ask for better host. House had everything we needed plus a fireplace inside and out! The views of the lake & sunsets were beautiful Very.clean and decorated so cute. The location is great, close to restaurants and ferries and shopping. I hope I get a chance to return because I would definitely stay again"
    Guest: Suz Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 15, 2014
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  • Relaxing time in Cape Cod

    "We arrived at the Nauset Teepee after two hectic days of visiting in Boston. We were immediately charmed by the comfortable cottage feel. Visiting in November, we loved being able to heat the cottage with the wood stove. The beach is also walking distance and the walk through the cottage roads was romantic. There were plenty of activities to do just a few minutes away from the house. We rented bikes and ate at a few of the nearby restaurants, all of which were quite descent. One of our best night was spent cooking a massive lobster we bought fresh at Mac's a few blocks away. The place was great and I would recommend it to anyone, particularly families with children."
    Guest: Yannick Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 19, 2014
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  • Excellent location and beautiful home!

    "Today is our last day at this gorgeous home and we want to thank the owner, Harry for having us stay a very memorable week. It was my family of 4 and my sister's family of four that stayed all week. With 4 kids being all under four, the house was safe, roomy and fun! We visited a different beach everyday and found Crosby Lanfing to be the best, especially at low tide. The beach near this home was nice but a bit rocky. The beach is walking distance, maybe 15 min. Kitchen was very well stocked with spices, pans, dishes, drinkware, bar utensils, etc. Garage was stocked with plenty of beach chairs, beach cart, BBQ grill, etc. Beds were comfy and house was clean. Central air works very well and for chilly nights, the gas fireplace was a plus! We will definetly be renting this home again!"
    Guest: Jen Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 5, 2014
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Cape Cod Travel Tips

When locals talk about Cape Cod, it often sounds like a Dr. Seuss book: Lower cape, upper cape, outer cape, inner cape. While it’s true that each part of the cape has its own unique characteristics, the most important thing to know as a visitor is that Cape Cod offers the freshest seafood and the most perfect, natural escape from the hustle and bustle.

Top Attractions

The biggest draw in Cape Cod is the relaxed lifestyle buttressed by a deep connection with nature.

The Cape Cod National Seashore makes up about 40 miles of seashore on the outer cape - all the way from Provincetown on the upper cape to Chatham on the lower. It includes 68 square miles of woods, lakes, ponds and beaches. Cahoon Hollow Beach in Wellfleet on the Atlantic side is simply beautiful. Come here to relax and grab a drink and some fresh clams at the Beachcomber bar. Marconi Beach, also in Wellfleet, features more crowds but stunning sunsets. Head to the beach at Chatham on the lower cape to tour the quaint Chatham Lighthouse. There are also plenty of bayside beaches in Truro and Provincetown.

As it is situated in a unique coastal and bay ecosystem, Cape Cod has several important wildlife sanctuaries that are great for an educational visit. Schedule in a visit to Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, the Wellfleet Audubon Sanctuary or Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge in Chatham to learn about the local ecosystem and protection efforts.

What To Do

If you’re on the upper cape, check out the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum for a dose of interesting history. On the inner cape catch a film at the old-timey Wellfleet Drive-In Theatre and grab some ice cream to go with at the nearby Wellfleet Dairy Bar and Grill. Wine-lovers won’t want to miss a visit to the fabulous 5-acre Truro Vineyards where you can sample Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. If you’re feeling adventurous and want to go where presidents in the past have been, pay a visit to the John F. Kennedy Memorial in Hyannis and then head to Falmouth to take a ride on The Island Queen Ferry to Martha’s Vineyard - a favorite island of presidents through the ages.

Dining and Shopping

It goes without saying that they know how to do seafood right on the cape. If you’re on the upper cape, eat at the The Lobster Pot, a landmark seafood shack in Provincetown, which serves up no-nonsense deliciousness. You’ll have great views of MacMillan Wharf and can delight in the classics like steamed littlenecks, lobster rolls and clam chowder. A more upscale P-town eatery with a stunning view is Fanizzi’s By the Sea, which serves up classics with an Italian twist.

If you’re on the lower or mid cape, delicious meals can be had at Blackfish in Truro, the Chatham Pier Fish Market (where you can also do some seal watching), Arnold’s Lobster and Clam Bar in Eastham and the delightfully named The Wicked Oyster in Wellfleet.

The hands-down best place for shopping on the Cape is Commercial Street in Provincetown. You can find everything here from upscale boutiques, shops selling artisanal crafts and more funky options like Marine Specialties, Inc. a kooky surplus store, or The Shell Shop, which sells tens of thousands of unique shells.

Bring your swimsuit, sunscreen and appetite in preparation for the perfect Cape Cod vacation.

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