The Inn at Cape Cod

4 Summer Street , Yarmouth Port, 02675 USA (Show map)


This exquisite & historic Bed and Breakfast Inn provides personal service in elegant surroundings. It is perfectly located for exploring Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket. There are 9 guest rooms/suites, all with private bath, A/C, cable TV, and WiFi internet access. Some rooms have double or bubble massage tubs, and four of the guest rooms, plus the living and dining rooms have beautiful working fireplaces. Walk from the Inn to great restaurants, shops, museums and a fresh water beach. Easy access from Boston, New York & Providence.



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  • Guest room4.9
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Wonderful Place

5 on November 01, 2016

Best B&B We have ever experienced. Wonderful, friendly, helpful Inkeepers. Delicious home made breakfast. Feels like staying at good friends house We highly recommend this wonderful place.

New England's Gem

5 on November 16, 2011

We can thoroughly recommend The Inn at Cape Cod for those wanting a truly unique and personal service. This was our ninth and last hotel in a three week tour of New England. The other hotels were of a high standard but often lacked the personal touch desired by the discerning guest. On arrival at the Inn at Cape Cod we were greeted by a charming ‘miniature White House’. The interior was finished to a very high standard, each room different in style. Indeed the whole atmosphere is most welcoming and relaxing. Housekeeping was of the highest standard. A charming library also provided excellent facilities for guests to prepare beverages. Breakfast can be enjoyed on the terrace and consists of carefully prepared and beautifully presented dishes which are different each day. Everything is homemade and freshly made from high quality ingredients. Mike and Helen, the proprietors, and the staff are happy to help guests with advice on sightseeing, trips or venues for evening meals. We would certainly make The Inn at Cape Cod our first choice on another visit to the Cape.

Quite a gem!

5 on August 22, 2011

This was our first stay at the inn and it won't be our last. Mike and Helen are very fine innkeepers with plenty of insightful information about the Cape, points of interest, and wonderful restaurants to dine at in the area. My husband and I looked forward to the delicious breakfasts served at the inn each and every morning.

great stay!

4.0 on May 26, 2011

We just spent three nights in the Caudalie room and had a fabulous experience with Mike and Helen. The inn and grounds are beautiful and breakfast was delicious every day. They take great care of the guests and the price is very worth it for the level of comfort and service we received. Helen gave us terrific restaurant suggestions and maps of beaches and things to see. Highly recommended to anyone looking for a place to relax on the Cape!

Genial de luna de miel

4.4 on May 22, 2011

Nos quedamos 2 noches como parte de nuestro viaje de luna de miel por Nueva Inglaterra. ¡¡Una experiencia genial!!! Con la oferta ''Spring Fever'' nos salió mucho más económico de lo habitual por ser temporada baja. Resulta muy buena época porque no hace frío y la zona es muy tranquila. Estuvimos en la habitación ''The Plantation Suite'', en planta primera. Tiene balcón propio, chimenea, una cama enorme, todo muy amplio, el baño también; Puedes ver dvd y hay una buena biblioteca. Toda la casa está decorada con un gusto exquisito en los muebles, los colores...y resulta muy acogedora. Los anfitriones, Helen y Mike son encantadores, ella prepara unos desayunos maravillosos (la french toast es espectacular, los zumos y los muffins!!) Viven en una casa próxima y están haciendo un trabajo excelente con este Inn. Además tiene zona de aparcamiento. La casa está en un área interior muy tranquila del Cabo y bien comunicada. Helen y Mike nos recomedaron qué lugares visitar en los alrededores, en cuanto a playas próximas (espectaculares), restaurantes donde tomar unas buenas ostras frente al mar a buen precio, e incluso al llegar de noche nos reservaron en el restaurante al lado del Inn, que también es totalmente recomendable para tomar buen pescado. La verdad es que la experiencia es 100% recomendable.

Lovely Trip to the Cape

5 on June 03, 2010

Helen & Mike were the optimal B & B hosts & hostess. Our 2-night stay was perfect in all aspects. The house is gorgeous, as well as exceptionally clean and well furnished. We stayed in the Plantation Suite which was perfect in all aspects. They had no problem accommodating our late, after-check-in arrival and were extremely helpful & knowledgeable in helping us navigate the island and securing our ferry trip to M.V. Helen is an excellent chef and both mornings our breakfast were delicious. Also, both Mike & Helen were able to suggest the Blue Moon Bistro for our dinner one evening which was absolutely perfect. I will stay here again.

Beautiful Inn

5 on December 19, 2009

This was our first trip to Cape Cod and we were really pleased that we had chosen to stay at The Inn. Mike and Helen are great hosts, they couldn't have been more helpful in giving us information on the area, restaurants etc. The Inn itself is gorgeous, as soon as we walked in we felt welcome and at home, it is also in a good location within reach of lots of places to visit and beautiful beaches. If we return to Cape Cod we will definitely stay at The Inn.

Makings for a perfect trip

5 on September 23, 2009

This was our first trip to the Cape and we lucked up. The inn is a gorgeous place to stay. Mike and Helen made us feel like family. We looked forward to our homemade breakfast each morning. Mike gave us time saving tips for our travels on the Cape. Couldn't have had a better experience anywhere. Can't wait to go back.

Only place to stay on the Cape

5 on July 08, 2008

We have been going to the Inn for many years and since Helen and Mike have taken over, it has only gotten better. The Inn is a quiet, relaxing place away from the hectic tourist areas, but close enough to get there quickly. Helen and Mike are friendly, knowledgeable of the area and the most gracious hosts you will ever find. Can't wait to go back again!!!

an exceptional B & B

5 on June 02, 2008

Mike and Helen have truly raised the bar with their B&B. The room was very luxurious and beautiful. The gas fireplace was a nice addition to the atmosphere in the room. In addition they made our trip to the Cape much improved with their suggestions. They were so eager and willing to answer all of our questions and even placed our reservations. I highly recommend this beautiful B & B.

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Rooms & Rates

2 Room two

Elegant and romantic, this queen room has a 4-poster bed, flat-screen TV with DVD and free Netflix movies, a seating area for 2 and a fridge. Relax in the 2-person soaking tub in the lovely new bathroom.

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

3 Room three

This first floor queen room has a large flat-screen TV with free Netflix movies,a seating area for 2 and a fridge. Fabulous new bath with granite, tile a 2 shower heads.

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

5 Room five

The inn's premier king suite has its own 30' private balcony, a separate sitting room with working fireplace, fridge, 2 flat-screen TV's and a gorgeous upscale bathroom with granite, tile and a make-up area.

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

6 Room six

A lovely elegant queen room with upgraded luxury bath. Working gas-log fireplace, flat-screen TV, DVD with free Netflix Movies, fridge. Seating area for 2 and gorgeous remodelled bathroom.

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

8 Room eight

Overlooking the gardens, this sun-filled queen room has a seating area for 2 to relax in, read or watch TV. Gorgeous upscale bath including body-jets and make-up station.

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

9 Room nine

This 2-roomed queen suite overlooks the back gardens and the nature preserve beyond. There is a separate sitting room with a love seat which can convert to a single sleeper sofa (extra fee for 3rd person in suite). There are 2 flat-screen TV's with free Netflix movies, a writing/eating area and a fridge.

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

4 Room four

This ground floor king suite has a private entrance and outdoor deck, lovely bathroom with a bubble-massage tub. There is a seating area for 2, a fridge and a 60" flat-screen TV. The love-seat can be converted to a single sleeper sofa for a 3rd person (a supplement will apply for extra person)

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

7 Room seven

This sunny queen room has two large windows overlooking the side gardens, flat-screen TV with free movies, a fridge and a wonderful new granite and tile bathroom

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

1 Room one

This elegant king room has a fabulous 4-poster bed, seating area, fridge and 48" flat-screen TV featuring free Neltflix movies.

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

Check Dates


Location Type

Island Ferries 5 miles, Kennedy Museum 4 miles, Lake beach 400 yards, Walk to restaurants & shops, Ocean Beaches 10 min., Walking trails behind inn


Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal) 4 miles

Directions to property:

Drive onto Cape Cod via the Sagamore or Bourne Bridge. Continue on Route 6 (Mid-Cape Highway) towards Hyannis to Exit 7. At the foot of the exit turn right onto Willow Street and continue until the T-junction with Route 6A. Turn Right and go .5 mile to the yellow blinking light and here turn right into Summer Street. Take the first left into our driveway.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Ocean, Historic houses & stores, unique gift shops, Kelley's Chapel & Hallet's Ice Cream Parlour, Island Ferries 4.5 miles, Close to library, Dinner aboard the Cape Cod Central Railroad, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Copier, Fax Machine, Ironing Board, Library, Movie library, Parking, Telephone , 3 outdoor terraces and decks, 2 acres of landscaped grounds, Private off-street parking

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Wi-Fi, iPhone docking station

On-site activities

Bird watching, Whale watching, Kennedy watching, Day-trips to Martha's Vineyard/Nantucket, Walk along the National Seashore, Shopping

Check Dates


  • 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: No Children of less than 16 at Innkeepers discretion
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 - 3 nights at peak season weekends & holiday weekends
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard
  • Deposit Amount Required: Full payment for one night reservations; otherwise one night's deposit with balance payable 21 days before arrival date.
  • Cancellations: Refunds are given on cancellations made 21 days or more prior to arrival, minus a cancellation fee (the greater of $50 or 10% of total stay). No refund will be made for cancellations less than 21 days prior to arrival, unless the accommodation can be re-let, and the refund will be subject to the same cancellation fee.



Michael & Helen Cassels

Languages spoken

English, French

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

Both graduates of a French wine university, the British innkeepers have a passion for fine wines from all corners of the world. Helen is also very interested in nutrition and diet.

Check Dates




  • Time Served: 8.30 - 9.30 am
  • Serving Location: Outside terraces, Breakfast Room, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian

Signature Dish

Mediterranean Breakfast Strata
Served with sausages or bacon, this home made hot entree is a layered terrine of Italian bread, 3 types of cheeses, eggs, dried fruit and fresh herbs. Always a winner at The Inn at Cape Cod!