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Ship's Knees Inn

186 Beach Road, East Orleans, MA 02643
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Ranked #3 of 5 East Orleans B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
MarianneT17 Sudbury, Massachusetts
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I started at Ships Knees to get some time alone. We loved the easy walk to Nauset Beach... one of our favorite Cape beaches. We brought our own, but the owner has beach chairs, towels, umbrellas and boogie boards available for guests. We spent a little time at the lovely pool where towels are supplied. The complimentary... More

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Loudonville, New York
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a return visit for me and this time I was with my daughter, my sister and my niece. It had been about 5 years and it was worth the wait. For a beach lover there's no better place in Orleans, even though they have a beautiful pool. The Inn is a short stroll to one of the most... More

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Lake Villa, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming Cape Cod Inn. Our room was very comfortable, quiet & cozy. Super comfortable beds and the best continental breakfast in we have ever had with fresh homemade & creative baked goods, egg dishes & fruits. Beautiful Nauset beach was an easy 7-10 minutes walk. Perfect spot on the Cape!

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed here for our two year wedding anniversary. We were delighted to realize it's so close to the beach, truly within walking distance. We didn't have to pay for parking down the street, etc. We walked our beach chairs and belongings down the hill onto Nauset Beach, one of the prettiest on the Cape. It's... More

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know what they could possibly do to improve. My girlfriend and I only stayed for 1 night (they only allow this if there is a room open for 1 night in between two other stays) and we wish we could have stayed all summer! The decor throughout the inn was incredibly relaxing and consistent, the breakfast was delicious... More

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Charlottesville, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely, cozy inn with beautiful landscaping, homey, attractive rooms and wonderful hosts. Ship's Knees is a short walk to gorgeous Nauset Beach. Towels and beach chairs are provided and there's a pool if you aren't a beach person. Daily breakfasts are imaginative and beautifully presented. Some rooms are quite small, but the Nauset Suite where we stayed... More

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Huntington, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I just got back from spending 4 nights at the Ship's Knees Inn. This place is absolutely amazing and just the kind of getaway we were looking for! This was the perfect quaint, cozy and beyond charming B&B. The grounds are beautiful, having the luxury of sitting around the firepit at night is wonderful, and the owners... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just spent the past 3 days at the Ship's Knees Inn in East Orleans, MA (cape Cod). It was a great experience. I had a hard time finding a place near a beach in Cape Cod. The only places available were very expensive and not very interesting. This one is not on the beach but it is within 500... More

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Madrid, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

A very good chose in the last moment. The Inn is better that photos on Booking. Very nice house, clean, and gentle owners trying to help. A very good berach at a very short distance. Breakfast is good but in could be improved with more options. Our room (twin beds) were maybe not as spacious as others but very nice,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Stayed here for the weekend. What a beautiful Inn. The Inn Keepers were around every day making sure everything was perfect. From the clean and comfortable rooms, to the outdoor lounging spaces, it was impeccable! The breakfast every morning was spectacular! Homemade scones and granola bars - delicious fruit - creative egg dish YUM! A short walk down to Nauset... More

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Address: 186 Beach Road, East Orleans, MA 02643
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > East Orleans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Ship's Knees Inn East Orleans, MA, United States

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
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 
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