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Ship's Knees Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Carolina Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 December 2013

I belong to the Hearts that Heal grief group that ministers to moms who have lost children. We were all treated to a weekend of refreshment in a place of beauty and hospitality. Very highly recommended.'

Thank Unit107
West Nyack, New York
Reviewed 10 December 2013

My husband and I have been spending our summer vacation on the Cape for over 25 years. This year we decided to explore the Cape during the off season. How lucky we were to find the beautiful Ship's Knees Inn to spend our 3 nights in Orleans! Our inviting room was both comfortable and nicely decorated. We made good use...

Thank Lorrie F
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 December 2013

I needed a few days of "me" time before starting a new job. I googled "beach, fireplace and Cape Cod" and did I ever come upon the find of the year !! The Ship's Knees Inn was cozy, warm and truly welcoming. From the size of my room with an actual wood fireplace, to the decor with a beach-like theme,...

Thank Amazn
Reviewed 3 October 2013

My stay, for three days in September, was just wonderful. This is a lovely old inn, with intriguing twists and turns in the hallways and impressive decor. The hosts and other employees were simply outstanding. Travel for me, though i love it, is tiring, and this was the perfect place to relax and renew. In addition, a little walk down...

1Thank TeganMarie
Naples, Florida, United States
Reviewed 19 September 2013

We recently stayed two night at the Ship's Knees and it was great. It's an authentic historical inn close to Nausett Beach. The owners are very accomodating and accessible. They help you enjoy your visit to Cape Cod and Orleans as well as your stay in their inn. Yes the rooms are smaller than grand resorts but we felt very...

Thank Pete R
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 8 September 2013

This year at the cape it was mostly a grey Labor Day weekend. At this time on the cape that means only one thing, no traffic! Our first night we had a fantastic thunderstorm with all the trimmings - but we were so snug in our Ship's Knees apartment, we confused the drama with a dream. We examined for evidence...

Thank burner_10
Reviewed 6 September 2013

I was at the Ship's Knees this past long weekend (Labor day) with my boyfriend and my brother and his wife. The Inn was really comfortable and quaint. We really enjoyed our stay. Location was perfect as we were walking distance to the beach, plenty of parking available, great breakfast, beautiful patio with a great little fire pit! We really...

Thank st621
Reviewed 3 September 2013

My husband and I stayed for four nights a few years back and I should have reviewed the Ship's Knees more promptly, but I have to add my two thumbs up for this charming place now. Peter was so kind to email answers to my questions before we arrived. He had wonderful tips for how to spend our time. The...

Thank TaffiePa
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Our time at the Ship's Knees came at the end of a series of upmarket hotel stays in New York and Boston - and what a relief! Charming, relaxed ambiance, super-helpful hosts, characterful rooms and a breakfast menu to die for. Being Cape Cod first timers we tried hard to get it right using all the websites and even Google...

1Thank Hugh D
Maynard, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 August 2013

This was my first stay (a weekend in early Aug.) and I couldn't be happier with my experience. I very much enjoyed the location (walking distance to beautiful Nauset Beach), decor/antiques, continental breakfast (delicious scones!!), ample parking, landscaping, welcoming outdoor patio and gas fire pit. The owners are a friendly, down-to-earth couple (from my home state of Connecticut!), who have...

Thank LisaM1971

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the warmth and charm of a 190 year-old restored Sea Captain's home, just 1/4 mile up the hill from the world famous Nauset Beach. 17 individually appointed rooms, 15 with private bath, and 1 or 2 bedroom fully equipped ocean view "Captain's Quarter's" guest apartment. Our newest accommodation (2010) the "Nauset Suite" has a king bed, private bath and private entrance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship's Knees Inn

Address: 186 Beach Road, East Orleans, MA 02643
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > East Orleans
Price Range: $232 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ship's Knees Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Ship`s Knees Hotel East Orleans
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask for the king room on the wing with your own private entrance on the courtyard”
PaSoccer, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 16, which you can enter the room from the hallway or the outside. It was quiet and nicely decorated!”
124shanas, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room not off the breakfast room directly.”
LoGWestHartford_CT, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The suite gives you more room and a TV spot that won't disturb your partner's sleep.”
bruceb6, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“certain rooms have distant views of the ocean down the hill.”
LJSEastHaddam, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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