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Recent Cape Cod reviews

  • More charming than ever...

    "We have stayed at the Wind Mill more times than I can count. Its like being at home. The location combined with the Wind Mill's comfort and charm make it a most inviting and relaxing environment to be in. Linda and Stan go out of their way to offer guests every amenity one could ask for coupled by spectacular views of Oyster Pond...you just can't go wrong. The Wind Mill is simply irresistible. Plus you never have to move your car...walk to town, dining/shopping, the beach and grocery store. We'll return next month to our favorite "home away from home" in Chatham."
    Guest: Bird Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 2, 2014
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  • Great vacation rental

    "We spent 4 days and nights in this lovely home. You could tell. That the owners used it for themselves. The kitchen had everything a dedicated cook could need. Thebeds were very comfortable. All the equipment was of high quality. The short walk to the beach was through a field of flowers. We got a pass for the national parks and visited several cape seashore areas while there. As we rented only 10 days before going and the owner was wonderfully helpful in setting this up. I would highly recommend this as a vacation stay and look forward to returning."
    Guest: Kathleen W. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 9, 2014
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  • Will Be Back!

    "My family and I stayed on the Grassy Knoll side of this cottage last month, and it was FANTASTIC! My children (ages 3 and 6) had plenty of room to run around the private yard, while blowing bubbles or playing catch. Additionally, you can't get a better location- literally, you are across the street from the beach! The cottage provided a plastic wagon, which was perfect- sitting the kids, umbrellas, and chairs in it as we walked to the beach. It truly was an easy, breezy good time. Also, there is a great park in town that the kids LOVED. We spent one day at the Boston Aquarium (1.5 hour away) and another day at the Cape Cod Inflatable Park (20 minutes away). There was so much for us to do with the kids. It was our first family vacation and it couldn't have been better. We will be back; hopefully in 2016:)!!"
    Guest: Trish Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 19, 2014
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  • Absolutely beautiful place

    "My husband and I stayed in the West Falmouth apartment for a week this September (2014). It was absolutely beautiful. I loved West Falmouth, Chapaquoit Beach and the bike trail. The next time that we are up we want to try the canal path. The apartment is beautifully decorated with interesting historic pictures and books. There is a plethora or art work and a gallery of art downstairs down by the owner. We plan on returning every year. Thank you Ann."
    Guest: Crae A. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 27, 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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