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Recent Cape Cod reviews

  • Great place

    "This was our second stay at Bernie's. It is well maintained, and completely equipped. Location is great: quiet, near beach, fish market and supermarket. Sunsets over the bay are beautiful, just a short distance away. I hope we can stay there again."
    Guest: Rick Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 28, 2014
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  • Great House

    "Stayed there with my family (6 adults) for 5 days and was an excellent time. The setup of the house is very nice with large bedrooms & living room. Nice porch on the back with a BBQ grill for outdoor dining. Fans in every room and some A/C's to keep the place cool. The downstairs fridge was a great addition to keep our food & drinks cool. Beach is a short drive away as is grocery store & restaurants. Located just off Route 6 so very easy to get to and in a nice neighborhood. Kitchen was very adequate for large meals as well. All positive with the stay and will be back next year."
    Guest: HendersonNYC Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 20, 2014
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  • Great for groups

    "We spent some time here over Christmas and were delighted with the wide open kitchen and large spaces for gathering, but also plenty of rooms to break off from the crowd. Because it's on a flagpole lot and backs to woods, you really feel like you've gotten away from it all; at the same time, you can easily walk into town or to the lighthouse. Thanks!"
    Guest: Sarah A. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 15, 2015
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  • Relaxing home in a great location

    "This was our 4th or 5th time at the house. Have lost count. The location of the house is very convenient to lots of activities from whale watching to kayaking to the Dennis beaches and much more. I love the extra outdoor shower. The decor and amenities allow for a much needed relaxing vacation. The kids (teens now) always have a great time at the Cape and look forward to this relaxing week year after year."
    Guest: Betty Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 31, 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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