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Surfcomber on the Ocean

107 South Shore Drive, Bass River, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
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Surfcomber on the Ocean
Ranked #2 of 22 hotels in South Yarmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel one night on our way up the Cape. I wish we'd known this is where all the young drinkers stay and party. Two very loud groups were up until 2 a.m., broke into the pool, partied on the outdoor balconies and beach. Staff didn't do anything when we complained nor offer us a discount. Much... More

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stickbug, Manager at Surfcomber on the Ocean, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize for the experience you had at the Surfcomber. We pride ourselves on being a quiet and peaceful family and couple focused small hotel. Unfortunately we cannot know in advance the intentions of every guest who makes a reservation. That said, we are sorry our staff did not resolve this issue to your satisfaction. We do hope you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is PERFECT for a family with kids. It feels like you have a private beach and pool all to yourself. Service was impeccable from the 1st moment we arrived until we left. The property and the rooms are maintained to perfection. All the food and activities are within 2-3 minutes driving. We are definitely making this a yearly... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for 3 nights for some R and R during the middle of our driving holiday and was pleasantly surprised at just how much I enjoyed it there. You're slap bang on a private beach with sun loungers and if that's not for you, there are more around the heated pool or on the lawn. Everyone we spoke... More

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Lowell, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights at the Surfcomber on the Ocean. Great location and had everything we were looking for. The room was spacious and had a microwave and frige. The bathroom looked like it was just done over. Great pool and being on the ocean was my favorite part of the place. It is not huge which made it easy... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a week at the Surfcomber on the Ocean. If you are looking for a relaxing vacation in your own efficiency unit, making your own meals by shopping at the close by grocery markets, or walking down the beach to the local restaurant, this is the place. Love the modern furniture, fridge/micro combination appliances, maximizing the space. The hotel... More

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Watervliet, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks for yet another awesome trip to Cape Cod. The staff is always great, rooms are great. Loved all the remodels/updates you did over the winter. I think the only complaint I could ever have about Surfcomber is that you are not open in the winter. I'd love to come to Cape Cod for Christmas sometime and stay at Surfcomber.

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Cambridge, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent Friday and Saturday night here between two weeks of work travel. Totally recharged my batteries at this affordable beach front property. I had an ocean view with a private balcony, which is what I need. No sharing of space. Kept the window open and fell asleep to the sound of waves rolling to shore. My room was very spacious... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Went for an overnight and stayed an extra. Super clean rooms and readily accessible beach. The staff is terrific and if there is need for assistance ( a faulty TV remote) a staff member will probably beat you back to your room and get everything programmed for you. Had a kitchenette and combine that with a 7 minute walk to... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Simply beautiful. locations is great to do traveling all around the cape and great to just hang out. beach is kept clean and low key when we went in June. grocery store close and little shops. one of my favorite vacations

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

this is a clean convenient place. it was 5 day grad gift for my granddaughter.This is centrally located and many things near Easy drive to Province town, Beach is small but private. Oceanviews beautiful. staff was very helpful.

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Address: 107 South Shore Drive, Bass River, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > South Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Surfcomber On The Ocean Hotel South Yarmouth
Surfcomber On The Ocean Cape Cod/South Yarmouth, MA

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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in South Yarmouth #2 Family Hotel in South Yarmouth #2 Romantic Hotel in South Yarmouth
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The Surfcomber on the Ocean is a small, peaceful oceanfront hotel with a private beach on warm Nantucket Sound. Run by the same family for over 55 years, the Surfcomber has 33 rooms, many with fully equipped kitchens, an outdoor heated swimming pool, a shuffleboard court and many comfy chaise lounges. The Surfcomber offers its guests free WiFi and free parking and is centrally located close to many good restaurants and shops. ... more   less 
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