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Recent Cape Cod reviews

  • Charming & Beautiful!

    "I am very late submitting this review (two years to be exact) but I am finally remembering to do it. My husband and our friends spent a week here during summer 2012 and absolutely loved it. The home is well appointed, within walking distance to the beach as well as nearby restaurants. The rooms are spacious and it has a great backyard. We loved the outdoor shower! The home has such beautiful details and it is updated. The are board games, cleaning supplies, washer/dryer, etc so all of the comforts of home are at your finger tips. The owners are spectacular and so easy to work with. My husband even left his belt at the house and the owners mailed it directly to our home! We had a lovely stay here and will plan to come back. The granite and stainless appliances give it a polished and modern feel while the nautical accents make you feel like you're in Cape Cod. What a beautiful place!"
    Guest: CD16 Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: September 6, 2014
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  • Lovely

    "This is a lovely rental, clean and well maintained, and only steps from the sound with beautiful sunsets, and a short walk to town. The house has everything you need and is perfect for large families: Beach towels, washer and dryer, dishwasher, dishes, pots and pans (if you want to cook -we ate out mostly), out door shower and three bathrooms, fenced in yard for kids, sand chairs in the shed, and games for the evening or a raining day. A walk to town for breakfast or coffee and a pastry is always pleasant, and a glass of wine on the deck is lovely. There are a number of good places to eat in or near Harwich Port ranging from seafood shacks to gourmet dining, and on a raining day try taking art lessons (adults and children) at the Pickett Fence in town. Chatham ( the next town up) is a good place to go shopping for nice gifts for an "outing," and there are some good places to eat there too, as well as seal watching. Stop by the Chamber of Commerce in Harwich Port for brochures on activities and sight seeing. The landlord is very helpful so don't hesitate to ask for suggestions and guidance."
    Guest: Karen C. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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  • Million Dollar View

    "My wife and I stayed a week in August at the "Small Cottage". First let me say it is a very small cottage and it is a true Cape Cod summer cottage. If you know what to expect you will be not be surprised, it is not the Four Seasons! Having said that we loved the rustic cottage and the reason for staying there is right out the window. It is as perfect of a location as possible if you love the ocean. A private beach, on the Shining sea bike path and great views of Martha's Vineyard! We rode the bike path everyday, it is about a 5 minute ride into Woods Hole where you can find bars, stores, restaurants and the ferry to the Vineyard. It is a great location for a couple or two or a small family. Just to sit on the lawn during the late afternoon and watch the boats made every stress you may have had melt away! If you love the ocean and beach this location cannot be beat! It is very quiet and private. We have already booked for next year we loved it so much! I would have given the cottage 5 stars but it is a little worn inside, but maybe that's the charm of it!!! Although we did not have to use it the larger bedroom has A/C which would be great if needed. The outdoor shower was awesome! Overall a picture perfect vacation stay!!!"
    Guest: Bill C. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 11, 2014
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  • Comfortable and convenient

    "Maureen was so helpful and easy to reach when booking the studio. I was looking for a place to stay last minute because I was in a wedding near by. It was affordable, clean and very close to the Main Street. I would definetly recommend this place and look forward to coming back."
    Guest: Monica D. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 11, 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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