After breakfast, head for Nauset Beach, one of Cape Cod’s main attractions only 1.6 miles from the Inn – miles and
miles of pristine sand bordering the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Bicycle along the many trails that criss-cross the Cape, through forests, over sand dunes or by glacial ponds.
Explore the many art galleries, craft and antique stores in Orleans, along Route 6A, Old King’s Highway or in neighboring towns
The Inn is conveniently located to many of area attractions and we have linked some of the attractions and informational sites.
Up and coming events
The Academy Playhouse, Orleans. July 23 – August 23
Les Misérables a French historical novel by Victor Hugo, first published in 1862, and considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century. Beginning in 1815 and culminating in the 1832 June Rebellion in Paris, the play follows the lives and interactions of several characters, focusing on the struggles of ex-convict Jean Valjean.
Battle Of Rock Harbor – 200 Year Anniversary Re-enactment August 15, 16, 17
During the War of 1812 Orleans fell victim to British Naval harrasment. In December 1814, shortly before the end of the war, the Orleans Militia repelled an attack at Rock Harbor, killing one British marine and protecting their Cape Cod Bay shoreline.
A wonderful weekend full of events and re-enactments organized by the Orleans Historical Society.
The Cape Symphony, with Jung-Ho Pak, Artistic Director and Conductor, Saturday, August 23, 2014, Eldredge Field in Orleans
Nauset Beach Concert Series
Everything from acoustic, to rock, to reggae.
Cape Cod Parks & Beaches
Physical Activities & Sports
Cape Cod Rail Trail – Biking
Cape Cod Bike Guide
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Kayaking – Rentals, Lessons, Tours etc
Charter fishing out of Rock Harbor in Orleans
Fresh water swimming in the many lakes and ponds
Tennis Courts (just a mile away)
Tours and Sightseeing
Theaters & Playhouses
Museums & Gardens
http://www.ccmnh.org/ Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
Travel & Transportation
Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard & Nantucket Travel Guide (Land, Sea, Air and Bike)
Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority
Freedom Cruise Line – Harwich Port Ferry to Nantucket and Seal and Seabird Cruises
Hy-Line Cruises – Hyannis Ferry to Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard
Steamship Authority – Woods Hole & Hyannis Ferry to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket
Island Queen – Falmouth to Martha’s Vineyard
Boston Harbor Cruises – Boston ferry to Provincetown
Cape Air – flights from Hyannis to Nantucket
Bus Service – Plymouth and Brockton
Thrifty Car Rental, Orleans
Cape Cod Travel Web Cams