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Recent Cape Cod reviews

  • comfortable and sweet

    "Our family of four had a lovely and relaxing time at the Cape, and very much enjoyed staying in this house. The house was nicely appointed without being too fussy(with two small kids, that is a big bonus!), and we found it to be very clean and welcoming. The house is well situated for bay- and ocean-side beach visits, as well as town visits. Time spent at home was enjoyable by all with plenty of space to spread out in the house itself and in the surrounding yard(hammock!). We really enjoyed staying in this house and loved being in Wellfleet!"
    Guest: Mary Beth W. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 18, 2014
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  • Great vacation!

    "We thoroughly enjoyed our week at 'Starboard Cottage'. The house was as advertised and the owner, Janet, was wonderful. We especially liked the small beach that comes with the rental and used it almost every day. The surrounding community was very quiet but the location is very close to "the hubbub" of the Cape and the ferries for Martha's Vineyard. We brought our bikes and used them quite a bit. The cottage has a lot of amenities that were handy: beach chairs, a gas grill etc. and a great kitchen to help keep the cost of eating out to a minimum. Our teenagers liked the roof sundeck for sunning and lounging."
    Guest: Viv n Rob Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: February 2, 2015
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  • Nice winter getaway

    "Most people visit The Cape in the summer, but we needed a quick getaway this winter! We have visited Ocean's Edge Resort before and knew that the location was great. This condo was wonderful. It was very comfortable and clean and the location was great for exploring the outer cape area. We had all of the amenities of home. Everything was in great working order and we had a wonderful family weekend. Thank you!!"
    Guest: Michele M. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 23, 2015
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  • Perfect vacation

    "We had a wonderful time at the house. Location is great - 0.8 miles from the beach so driving is easier - and the house is perfect. The downstairs has a very large and open living/dining area with kitchen, along with one bedroom with two twin beds, a bathroom and a mudroom. The upstairs has the master bed that shares a bathroom with the other bedroom with two bunk beds. The house was perfect for our family of four (including an infant who wakes up frequently at night) but can easily accommodate many more (better behaved :) visitors). Andrea was incredibly responsive and helpful with every question. She even provided us with a toddler bed and a pack and play, which helped tremendously with our young kids. All in all, a wonderful stay. I highly recommend this house for everyone, but especially with young children since it is so well equipped (stepping stool, toddler bed, etc.). Many thanks Andrea. We had a great time. Oh, and like other reviewers, I agree that the pictures don't do the house justice. It looks better than in the pictures."
    Guest: Tom G. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 1, 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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