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The Tern Inn

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91 Chase St., West Harwich, Harwich, MA 02671
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed one night at the Tern Inn last week, and it was great. Welcoming owners, pretty and cozy room, just what I needed. Great breakfast (eggs, cereal, tea, English muffins, specialty breads) was a plus to get me on my way.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night in a queen room. The room was beautifully decorated, clean, and cozy. We even had a small loveseat. The breakfast was good, eggs, muffins, oatmeal, cereal, fruit, and beverages. The owners were great and so welcoming, we felt like we were with friends. The area is wonderful, and the grounds of the inn are lovely. I... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

I think this might be our 8th year staying at the tern inn. Joan and Dave have always been great and the Seagull cottage is perfect for the 6 of us. Had another great week, will book again for next year shortly. We have 3 small ones and a teenager, they love it here. We love the fact that we... More 

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Saratoga Springs
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My husband and I wanted to get to Cape Cod for a mini vacation before the end of summer, and we waited until the weather forecast was for a stretch of perfect days. We found trying to get a place for three nights starting on a Saturday to be a challenge, but I remembered we rented a house near the... More 

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ternjoan, Owner at The Tern Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. We always enjoy meeting new friends, and hope to see you back again soon. More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My co-worker was having her wedding at the Wychmere Beach Club (6 minute drive away) and we need a place to (affordably) crash for the night. Many places would not allow us the one night stay, but when I called the Tern Inn (instead of booking online) they were very accommodating.The Tern Inn is very easy to find and just... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

My family and I stayed at Tern Inn during the Summer of 2006, 2008, and 2011. Joan and Dave, the innkeepers, were awesome and helped us with all the details of where to travel. We stayed at the Sea Gull, the Dollhouse, and Gazebo Cottages, therefore, we had a different feel each time we visited. We always came in August... More 

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We had a great one week stay at the Tern Inn. Joan and Dave are impeccable hosts, you are treated like family and they are quick to answer any concerns or questions, always with a sense of humour! My 5yr old son loved the pool as much as the beach, and played with the other young children staying there; it... More 

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Toronto
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The innkeepers. Joan and Dave, could not have been more accommodating and helpful with regard to suggesting day trips, routes, and restaurants. Our room was on the upper floor of the Carriage House and, while the decor was a little outdated, it was spotless and very comfortable. Our only suggestion would be to find a way to deflect the air... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We just returned from a fabulous stay at The Tern Inn! We were so lucky to have found this gem as it was a very clean and pleasant place to stay during our time in Cape Cod. The owners, Joan and Dave couldn't be nicer as they welcomed us with open arms and provided us with many helpful travel tips/sights... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

Our new friends, Dave and Joan, run the most beautiful Inn ! Every detail is so perfectly cared for! Wonderful morning breakfast, very spacious and comfortable room, incredible well groomed gardens with swings, chairs and conversation pits to enjoy the beautiful weather, company and grounds!

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