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140 Commercial St, Box 816, Wellfleet, MA 02667
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Holden Inn
Ranked #7 of 12 Wellfleet B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Centerville, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived on Cape Cod for 47 years and this is my review ! If your lucky enough to stay at The Holden Inn you are in for a treat, keep in mind if you want the ultimate Cape Cod experience surrounded by harbors, white sand beaches and restaurants within biking distance or a short walk then you have... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I have been visiting the Holden for many years! We stayed over memorial weekend and had a fabulous stay.! Love the beautiful views, the 5 min walk to town and mayo beach. Shout out to Jeremy the owners son as he really dies an amazing job with landscaping' Jeremy made sure to give us our fave room-... More

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beachesMa, Owner at Holden Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your positive review and we will look at those old pictures to be replaced. Hope to see you and your friends soon. Thanks, Fred More

Kingston, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at the Holden Inn mid June 2014, and were disappointed. We had a two bedroom suite. My bedroom had a bad smell and wasn't very clean. The shared bathroom was not clean, and worst of all the bathtub would not drain properly. We left a night early due to this problem, as on our second... More

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beachesMa, Owner at Holden Inn, responded to this review

Some people should never go to an old New England Inn as for a building's age-175 years old may have a different smell which does not mean it is dirty. We are known for our cleanliness and in fact the bathroom was just repainted so how could it be dirty. As for the tub-the drain worked perfectly-the claw foot tub... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My wife and I started our summer with another stay at the Holden Inn Memorial Day weekend and were extremely pleased as usual. A new offering this year is complementary coffee in the morning on the front porch of the Inn. A cup of coffee while stting in a rocking chair on the picturesqe porch is a great way to... More

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Our idea was to go to Wellfleet, invite a few family members & select friends (we were 12 in total) and get married. We wanted low key and congenial. We wanted hands-off. We wanted privacy and consideration. We got it all at the Holden Inn. This is a New England inn, people, it isn't a boutique hotel or a themed... More

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beachesMa, General Manager at Holden Inn, responded to this review

After finisihing the most successful season The Holden Inn has ever had including 10 incredible weddings we hosted we are able to thank the reviewers who have written nice remarks of their stay with us.For those of you that can't seem to be happy anywhere you go we do try to accept some of your comments in making our business... More

New Haven, Connecticut
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We have stayed here twice: once in room 4 in the Summer, and most recently in room 3. I have three problems with this place, two of which are easily fixed by management: 1. There are steep and narrow stairs to the second floor of the main building (rooms 2, 3, and 4). The treads on those stairs are very... More

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Philadelphia, PA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

The Holden Inn is a special place. My girlfriend and I stayed there over Memorial Day weekend and had a wonderful visit. I have spent every summer of my life in Wellfleet, but rather than stay at my family's cottage, we decided to hide away at the Holden Inn to create our own memories and experience of Wellfleet (aka the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This B&B could do a great job. However, the reality is the place is tired. From our arrival the staff barely acknowledged us and we found our room in a just about ready state. The bedding had been changed but only some surfaces had recently been dusted and the floor was unhoovered. The private bathroom we paid extra for was... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed for one night. Read many reviews and they were basically accurate. Could be a fantastic place with old New England charm, but... We were greeted a bit lack luster, with limited communication from the gentleman on the front porch. Found the room with no problem, #8 at the cottage. Cute, with private bathroom, but no shower... No problem... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We were grateful to be able to get a room at the last minute, and appreciated the prompt e-reply, but there was some confusion over the telephone because of language issues. Not convenient that they only accept a check for a deposit; no credit card, no PayPal. Certainly not a communicative staff; no idea what to do with our key... More

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Additional Information about Holden Inn

Address: 140 Commercial St, Box 816, Wellfleet, MA 02667
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Wellfleet
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Holden Hotel Wellfleet

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