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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved Stephen and Paul's Guesthouse! Meticulous, Friendly, relaxing and comfortable! They made us feel very much like we were family! Stayed March 19th...weather was a bit chilly but not too cold! Plan to be back in the Spring! Will Definitely Be Back! June & Jef June

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here a number of times since my first time in Feb. 2013...and it's even better! The facility continues to be GREAT! The hot tub, steam room, saunas and spa are AMAZING! (Still!) Very relaxing and peaceful getaway...and I was glad to return. Starting with the booking process (I booked directly via phone), the owners warmly welcomed me again....

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Newport, Rhode Island
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our third visit to Carpe Diem, stayed couple nights in February. Love Eddie who greets and checks us into any one of the lovely, upscale and renovated rooms. Danny is the cook (chef really) and had delicious breakfasts laid out, great eggs any way you'd like. The hot tub and steam-sauna rooms are our favorite. Did I mention how clean...

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I came down for a weekend and the only thing we can say is simply amazing. The nicest staff. They made us feel like family. Wine and cheese hour was simply the best. We met so many new people, well, friends now. It is a testament to the staff that we met everyone. The spa is magnificent...

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We enjoyed having you here, and look forward to seeing you in the future.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay here! The owners and staff are lovely, the room was comfortable and the spa is amazing. Really nice breakfast too -- even when we were the only guests they put out a full spread. We'd definitely return.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights in this wonderful inn, complete with a spa/outdoor hot tub. Absolutely lovely rooms and breakfast included (cooked to order). Inn keepers so friendly and welcoming. Couldn't have been better.

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Saba
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Girls weekends away from work. One of my coworkers invited us to this amazing spot. From the moment I walked in and met the owners they made me feel like I was home. Every room was unique , warm and cozy, but the common spaces brought us all together with the other guests and we had great conversation. This is...

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Old Lyme, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We stayed at the Carpe Diem this past weekend from the 6th-8th Jan 2017 (in the Marcel Proust room) and it was hands down the best mini-vacation I have had, ever! Right from the off-set my husband and I felt so welcome and Eddie and the team were all so friendly, making us feel so comfortable and relaxed. The food...

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Newbury, Ohio
Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you're visiting Provincetown, you MUST stay at Carpe Diem! Steven and Paul are the most thoughtful business owners we've ever met. Prior to our stay, we had a couple of questions--they responded in minutes! The entire property is beautiful...even during the winter months when we visited. The entire staff is amazing and incredibly friendly...we've never felt more welcome anywhere!...

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Long Beach, New York
Reviewed 3 January 2017

My husband and I just got back from a wonderful weekend in Ptown staying at the Carpe Diem. This was our first time in Ptown for New Years and our first time staying at Carpe Diem. We were familiar of this guesthouse from our past visits to the Namaste Spa and decided to experience the Carpe Diem for New Years...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quietly situated in the center of town this wonderful second empire style Guesthouse & Spa complex offers a new dimension in gracious and luxurious accommodations. Wake up to the smell and taste of fresh coffee, homemade breads and cakes, unwind in our spa with Steamroom, Sauna and Hot Tub, treat yourself to a massage or relax on one of our serene decks and patios. Carpe Diem, your escape beyond the ordinary! A magical place on the edge of the continent. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa

Address: 12 Johnson St # 14, Provincetown, MA 02657-2312
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Provincetown
Price Range: $211 - $826 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Carpe Diem Guesthouse Hotel Provincetown
Carpe Diem Guesthouse And Spa
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“The Marcel Proust room has its own enterance, is a little tucked away and perfect for a couple wanting some privacy”
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“We stayed in the George Sand room...the fireplace was a nice touch on cold nights, and we found it to be in a great location for us!”
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