White Porch Inn

7 Johnson Street , Provincetown, MA 02657 USA (Show map)

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Winner of the "Best of Cape Cod 2015" award from Cape Cod Life, our unique boutique Provincetown hotel is in the center of town and offers friendly service, great amenities, and a wonderful porch to relax and enjoy the sites of Provincetown. This fully renovated Provincetown guest house and art hotel has fireplaces, flat-screen TVs, private bathrooms, spa tubs, and more. Some rooms provide water views or monument views while others look over the picturesque rooftops of Ptown. A European continental breakfast is provided and can be enjoyed in our front room, kitchen, your room, or on the porch while looking at Cape Cod Bay. The White Porch Inn was written up in the Boston Globe and recommended for the modernist traveler looking for a place with clean lines and a contemporary feeling in a one of the nations leading beach communities.



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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.4
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.5

Great Spot

5 on June 07, 2016

My mom, aunt, and cousin stayed in two of the rooms. We had a great experience, everything was in good condition, and Dweep was very attentive. Highly recommend.

In a word, delightful.

5 on June 02, 2016

This was my first visit to the White Porch Inn and it was delightful. The accomodations were very nice and the staff was delightful.The inn is close to shopping and restaurants and in a very quiet area. I would highly recommend staying here and will be back again.

Absolutely Perfect

4.4 on May 23, 2016

This was our first visit to Provincetown. We didn't know where to set our expectations. After this visit, we have high expectations! The White Porch Inn is in the perfect location; steps away from the action, but tucked down a side street. Our room was lovely (we were on the first floor of the carriage house). We will definitely be back - and will probably request the same room. Thank you for making our first P'Town visit a memorable one!

Cape Cod Trip 2015

4.4 on April 30, 2016

Stayed in late April for 3 days. Loved the room, loved the location. The owner was great and was always available to assist. Breakfast was great too; I ate way too many of the muffins! It'll probably be my first choice to stay when I go back.

Quick weekend overnight

3.6 on April 11, 2016

Great location. Clean, friendly, comfortable. Good value, friendly people. Good breakfast. Slightly annoying to be charged for parking when plenty was available and even the town lots were free, but I get it. Gotta make it where you can, particularly in the off season. I'll come back, and do recommend.

Would stay again

4.6 on March 02, 2016

Room was small but beautifully decorated and very clean. It was a short stay but the manager was informative and helpful. Breakfast of fruit, yogurt, and breads was good but not outstanding. Overall an excellent stay.

Winter Weekday Getaway

4.2 on January 24, 2016

We stayed in the Race Point room which has a king sized bed, gas fireplace, large flat screen TV, and jet tub in the bathroom. We were disappointed on arrival to discover that the jet tub was not working,however; Dweep was extremely apologetic and more than made up for it by providing us with a lovely bottle of champagne, gift certificate for a future stay, and us of an empty room's jet tub. The Inn itself is beautiful and the location can't be beat. There is a water view from the front porch (had it not been winter I would have been out there everyday on a rocker).

Amazing experience

4.4 on December 21, 2015

The White Porch Inn offered an amazing experience. Staff are very attentive, and consistently go the extra mile to ensure your stay is Tier One. A can't miss place to stay while in Provincetown!!

Fantastic Experience for B&B Virgins

5 on November 04, 2015

We stayed at The White Porch Inn last weekend and what a phenomenal experience. Having never stayed at a B&B, we were a little leery of what to expect. All of our fears vanished the moment we walked in the door. We were greeted by Dale, who was busy preparing everything for the days arrivals. Once we were shown to our rooms, they were better than we even expected. The property is extremely well maintained and you can tell that care and thought are put into all aspects of the guest stay. It is perfectly located as we walked down to main street which is less than half a block. The next morning we had a fabulous breakfast and unfortunately had to leave, but we will definitely be back. I highly recommend, you will not be disappointed.

Best B&B in PTown

5 on October 28, 2015

Dale, Tom and the staff are incredible, anticipating every need and desire. The Inn is beautiful. Every room is unique. The breakfasts are fantastic. The location is perfect - central to all the activity of Commercial St. We had our wedding here and the staff made it so memorable. We've stayed here before and we will always return to the White Porch Inn. Just an outstanding experience all around.

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Rooms & Rates

Race Point Light

This very elegant large King-size bedroom located on the second floor in our main house features a sitting area and unobstructed Pilgrim Monument views. A cozy fireplace and bathroom with Jacuzzi tub makes this room into a perfect Cape Cod getaway

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $149 - $499

Long Point Light

This bright and airy room with six windows, a queen-size bed is the perfect setting for glancing out the window towards the water & pay views and the Pilgrim monument.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $99 - $389

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Location Type

half a block away from the beach and bay, An easy 8 minute walk to and from the ferry, Downtown, Small town


Provincetown, MA (PVC) 4 miles

Directions to property:

The White Porch Inn in Provincetown is located at the tip of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 116 miles from Boston. It's between 2.5 to 3 hours by car, depending on the traffic. The Bus takes slightly longer or you can relax on the daily ferry (in season) which takes 90 minutes. A flight with Cape Air from Boston is 20 minutes. For more information, please check our website site or give us a call.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Night Life, Shows, Cafe, Bars and entertainment, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Historic Inn, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Board games, Parking, Videos , iPod connection to CD Player in room, Art Gallery

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Whale watching, Dune Tours, Spa, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming

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  • Check In:: 2-7 PM
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No No on site smoking allowed
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Please see our policies. Minimm stay varies with the season.
  • Accepted payments Other, AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 50% deposit is required for reservations of three nights or longer and 100% for two nights or less.
  • Cancellations: See policies on our site for details: Your deposit will be refunded up to 21 days prior to your scheduled arrival date minus a cancellation fee. Within 21 days of the scheduled arrival date, we cannot refund or transfer any deposits regardless of the reason of cancellation. Unfortunately there will be no refunds due to medical or family emergencies, inclement weather, missed or cancelled flights or ferry reservations. We highly recommend purchasing a trip cancellation insurance, available at nominal cost from any travel agency or online at insuremytrip.



Dale and Tom

Languages spoken

English, German

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

The owner of the inn, Tom, and the Innkeeper, Dale share a passion for Ptown. Tom opened the inn with the intent of creating a gem in P'town where that passion could be shared with our guests. Dale has acquired vast work experience from some of the best Provincetown hotels, was looking for a unique Provincetown guest house that he could run as his own and pamper guests. The WHITE PORCH INN has enabled Tom and Dale to do just that while having a lot of fun with our guests in the process.

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  • Time Served: 8:30 to 10:00
  • Serving Location: the porch, Breakfast Room, Breakfast/dining area