Captain Freeman Inn On Cape Cod

15 Breakwater Road , Brewster, MA 02631 USA (Show map)


Built in 1866, this Sea Captain's mansion, Captain Freeman Inn, was built to show the wealth of the times and the grandeur of Cape Cod. She stands proudly in the very center of Brewster with a beautiful wraparound porch. Property includes a refreshing summer pool and a breakfast area screened in overlooking the pool and herb gardens. The inn is just a short stroll to Cape Cod bay, fine dining and the Cape Cod Rail Trail. Several rooms have balconies and other deluxe rooms have jacuzzi tubs with all rooms having private baths. Breakfast is ministered by an accomplished chef using farm to table principals when possible. A perfect location to explore all of Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.



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  • Guest room5
  • Service5
  • Value4.7
  • Cleanliness5
  • Onsite Dining5

Loved out Stay!

5 on April 12, 2016

This was our first time staying here and hopefully not our last! Lovely room -- stayed in Wellfleet. Byron & Donna were gracious hosts and gave us some great restaurant suggestions that were spot on! Loved being able to walk to the beach --needed the walk after the amazing breakfast -- to make room for the scrumptious cookies in the afternoon. Donna had cookies right out of the oven our last morning and yes, we ate them as part of breakfast -- yum!


4.8 on June 14, 2011

The Captain Freeman Inn provided us with the best b and b experience we've ever enjoyed!! If you are looking for excellence in service and accommodations; charm, comfort and quality--in a fantastic vacation location--then the Captain Freeman Inn is the inn you'll want to book!! We travelled there for a special anniversary vacation and were completely delighted by the hospitality and warmth of the inn keepers, who went far beyond the norm to provide us with everything we could need, and even anticipated our wishes!! In truth, they spoiled us! The room itself was a delight!! It was hard to leave! Much attention was given to the details of comfort! The entire inn has just been lovingly and carefully re-done! The charming guestrooms, all newly painted and tastefully decorated, marry antique furnishings with brand-new pieces. The rooms are stocked with lovely high-end linens/bedding/towels, and new mattresses. Many of the bathrooms offer the added touch of beautiful granite. And the breakfasts were beyond special--with wonderful offerings of the highest quality and presentation, and certainly delicious-tasting--all prepared and served with gracious hospitality and attention to detail!! As for location, a beautiful beach is just down the lane from the inn where we were able to enjoy the sun and the water, as well as veiwing lots of local water creatures up close. Many antique and gift shops are nearby--some within walking distance, as well as plenty of nice restaurants. The inn is situated in a quaint and lovely town of tree-lined streets and picket fences, that has managed to maintain the charm and architectural delights of historical Cape Cod. Captain Freeman Inn--is a treasure you'll want to experience!!

Amazing, Relaxing, "Out of this world" Stay

5 on June 13, 2011

I wanted to do something very special for my husband for graduating from his master's degree and I spoke with Byron, the owner, to plan this special trip. He told me of this gem of a place he and his wife had just opened in Cape Cod as Brewster By the Sea ( which they owned and ran ) was full. My husband and I just loved our stay here! We travel and stay at B&Bs often, and we have to stay this is one of the best we stayed at from the beauty of the inn to the small but tasteful touches in the room. Each room has flowers, hand made chocolates, and a very informative binder explaining all the great places in the Cape. The innkeeper Suni is a wonderful, friendly hostess who is also a yoga teacher conducts classes right on the beach! The other people in the inn such as Lisa were so sweet and accomdating. The breakfasts were healthy as well as delicious! The afternoon lemonade, scones, and cookies were also a great treat after spending the day at various beaches~ Also, we 100% suggest Brewster to stay because it has the charm of a storybook town in the Cape. Other places we felt were more commercialized. If you want a true get away, we suggest this inn as it was comfortable, beautiful, and an ideal stay for a vacation :)

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Rooms & Rates


Orleans- Queen bedroom on the first floor with easy access to common areas. Gorgeous old world moulding and ceiling medallion. Private bath with comfortable sitting area.

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

Nightly Rate: $165 - $249


A sunny room with a country French theme that is both elegant and casual. Queen brass bed with fashionable grey walls and designer fabrics. Private tiled bath with tub/shower and a comfortable sitting area. Charming views of the town green.

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

Nightly Rate: $155 - $249


A sunny and spacious queen room with a 4 poster bed. Private bath with tub/shower, romantic electric fireplace and comfortable Ekornes chair.

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

Nightly Rate: $155 - $249


King bed with newly remodeled bath including a single whirlpool tub. Comfortable sitting area with a dressing table and views of the green and pool area with gardens.

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

Nightly Rate: $155 - $299


Generously appointed deluxe room decorated in rich sage and copper tones complete with your own private patio to watch the beautiful Cape Cod sunsets. Queen 4 poster bed, private updated bath with tub/shower and sitting area in front of an old fashion fireplace.

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

Nightly Rate: $179 - $299


Third floor deluxe room that is a perfect for fireside romance and star gazing from your heavenly two person whirlpool tub. Room includes a king bed with comfortable sitting area, gas fireplace and separate shower.

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

Nightly Rate: $179 - $299


Light filled deluxe room decorated in a fun lime and mauve tones that are sure to brighten any day. Open the fabulous French doors to relax in your private patio. Includes a king bed (can be made into 2 twins), old fashion fireplace with comfortable wing chairs. Private updated bath with tub/shower.

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

Nightly Rate: $179 - $325


Our most popular, spacious deluxe room with a sunny skylight, traditional décor and private sun porch. Includes a king sleigh bed, large sofa in front of an old fashion fireplace, desk and updated bath with tub/shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $179 - $325


Secluded third floor room with stunning views of the church steeple and town green. This deluxe room is a perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. Includes a queen 4 poster, double whirlpool tub, separate shower and sitting area in front of a fireplace.

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

Nightly Rate: $179 - $299

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Location Type

Countryside, Oceanfront, Oceanview, Small town


Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) 87 miles

Directions to property:

Get on I-90 W from Harborside Dr 3 min (0.6 mi) Follow I-93 S, MA-3 S and US-6 E to MA-124 N/Pleasant Lake Ave in Harwich. Take exit 10 from US-6 E 1 h 22 min (82.0 mi) Follow MA-124 N to Breakwater Rd in Brewster

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Performing Theater, Religious Services, Vineyard

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Parking, Pool, Telephone, Wedding Facilities

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Beaches, Ocean, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming

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  • Check In:: 3 PM
  • Check Out:: 11 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 3 day stays on the weekend in the highseason, 2 day stays most other times.
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: We ask for a credit card on file when making the reservation with your full payment due when you arrive.
  • Cancellations: We are a small inn and cancellations affect us in a large way. You are responsible for your full stay 14 days or less unless we can rebook your room.
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Donna &; Byron Cain; and innkeeper Ivana

Languages spoken


Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

Donna - Gardening, Decorating, Cooking, Byron - Photography, Astronomy. Both - Hospitality and a love of Cape Cod

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  • Time Served: 8 to 10 am
  • Serving Location: Outside patio and screened in porch, Breakfast Room, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian

Signature Dish

Croque Madams and Wild Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes
We rotate a 14 day menu and yet these two and our fresh baked Croissant Egg sandwiches remain many of our guests favorites.


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