We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 70 Provincetown B&Bs / inns

Victoria House

Save Saved
You added Victoria House to your Saves list
5 Standish Street, Provincetown, MA 02657
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (54)
  • Photos (50)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (17)
  • Location
  • More
Victoria House
Ranked #37 of 70 Provincetown B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Provincetown
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

54 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Dublin, Ireland
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I stayed at the Victoria House last summer and I'm only finding time to write my review now. My experience was exceptional on every level. I booked online and emailed in advance with car rental queries etc. Jim Twist (innkeeper) responded promptly and informatively to all my queries. When I arrived in Provincetown, the inn was but a short stroll... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Marlborough, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Victoria House this past weekend. We visit Provincetown many times a year, and this was our first time staying here. The location simply cannot be beat. The manager was very friendly and accomodating. We were not able to arrive at the inn during business hours, however with one simple call to Jim, he... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Uzes, France
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This was a last minute booking, following a wedding in Rhode Island, and came at the suggestion of our innkeeper in Bristol, R.I., whose own property, the William Grant's was a delight. Ours was a queen size bedroom, but fronting onto a noise Provincetown street, with late night revellers passing right outside our ground floor window until the early hours,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
VictoriaHouseInn, Manager at Victoria House, responded to this review

Dear Sir and Madame, In response to your low rating on of your stay. I would like to point out a few things. One: we are a mid range affordable guest house, we are not a luxury bed and breakfast with a lot of luxury amenities. Two: You called at 6:50am to book this room, which quite honestly is inconsiderate.... More

New York City
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

I stayed for four nights in July. The room was comfortable and beyond clean. The location is amazing and surprisingly quiet for the center of town. The manager and other staff were friendly and helpful. I loved the breakfast!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Brussels, Belgium
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
33 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

We stayed at Victoria House for 2 nights. Great location, right in the centre of Provincetown, very clean and quiet, generous breakfast and an extremely kind, helpful manager, very knowledgeable about the area (plus, he has good taste: he likes Annie Lennox :-). Besides all the parties going on, Provincetown is a poetic place with a soul (like the house),... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We stayed two nights, on the last week of August. We had booked a double room with shared bathroom, but when we arrived, we were upgraded to a double with private bathroom, with no additional charges. The room was very nice and comfortable, and the bathroom impeccable. Delicious breakfast too, with fresh bread, yoghurts and fruits. And the staff was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We stayed here recently during Carnival week and what a great place. For the price the location couldn't have been beat. I was looking for a place that was near everything but not way off the beaten path, and this is right off the corner of Commercial St. and Standish St. maybe a 10 minute walk to the fast ferry.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hartford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I have stayed here for two years in a row and completely enjoy my stays. The manager, Jim Twist, is very friendly, informative and personable. The housekeeper, Mildred, is excellent and does a great job at daily housekeeping service. The rates are reasonable for the rooms you get. Unlike other Inn's they don't overcharge visitors or put minimum stays/restrictions on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Iowa City Iowa
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

My partner and I stayed in room 1 with private bath and it was perfect for our visit over Independence Week. It's a quiet location on Standish street yet centrally located. As mentioned in previous reviews you are literally in the very heart of Ptown, with Commercial street just a few feet away. The large queen bed provided for great... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

What a great find! My husband and I stayed here which was supposed to be two nights but ended up only being one night due to a glitch with BookingBuddy.com. When we arrived, our reservation was completely cancelled out. Jim, the manager, swiftly swung into action and accommodated us for that night in a lovely room with a private bath... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Victoria House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Victoria House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Victoria House

Address: 5 Standish Street, Provincetown, MA 02657
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Provincetown

50 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (5)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Room/suite (3)
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (46)
Room/suite (15)
Hotel & grounds (3)
Bathroom (2)
Other (26)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Provincetown with
any amenities


Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This antique 1850 home in Provincetown's center has an outdoor garden patio, lots of 19th century charm, along with modern amenities like free Wi-Fi access in every room. Guests can relax on the terrace and enjoy the harbor's breezes at this gay-friendly guesthouse.Part of the appeal of the Victoria House is the quirky antiquity of unusually shaped rooms, each spotless and well kept. The rooms' decor is tasteful, and each has a flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning (in season), mini refigerators, individally framed unique photography of Provincetown's views. The six European-style rooms sharing two large common baths are located on the 2nd floor, and 4 rooms offering private bathrooms on the first floor.In July and August a continental breakfast is served daily outdoors on the patio. As well, there are many restaurants, including The Lobster Pot and The Mews are a 5 minute walk from Victoria House. The ferry to and from Boston is at the far end of the road, about a 4 minute walk.The Pilgrim Monument & Museum is 2 blocks away and Art’s Dune Tours is directly across the street. Herring Cove Beach is a 10 minute bike ride away. Many art galleries are just a few blcvks away towards the quieter east end of town. We are ideally situated to do and see everything Provincetown has to offer. ... more   less 
Number of rooms

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Victoria House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer