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369 Old Harbor Rd, Chatham, MA 02633-2322
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 10/02/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#3 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Chatham
Travelers' Choice
A most distinctive Cape Cod bed and breakfast, the Captain's House Inn is regarded by many respected lodging reviewers as perhaps "The Cape's" finest small inn. This four-diamond sea captain's estate on two acres in Chatham, Massachusetts is the perfect choice for a romantic getaway or a peaceful retreat from the workaday world. Adults only.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Baggage storage
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Special diet menus
Board games / puzzles
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Seating area
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
iPod docking station
Whirlpool bathtub
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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elizajane47 wrote a review Jul 8
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania61 contributions42 helpful votes
We stayed here for several nights while on a visit to Cape Cod. From check in to check out we felt very pampered. The Elizajane Suite is cozy but felt plenty spacious enough for my husband and me . The bathroom is huge! Breakfasts are cooked to order from a large menu of choices and a delicious afternoon tea is served as well. The grounds are lovely and offer many places to sit and relax. But the very best part of this lovely inn is the staff who all go out of their way to make each guest feel welcome.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Response from Captains House Inn Staff, Owner at Captain's House Inn
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and enjoyed the extra touches including afternoon tea! we hope to welcome you back in the future!
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Lovet2TravelQuan wrote a review Jul 2020
Cary, North Carolina16 contributions6 helpful votes
Property's Favorite Review
My husband & I loved everything about Captain's House Inn!! Beautiful grounds & location. Staff were wonderful (Lauren & Mary) greeted us at check in, so welcoming & personable. We stayed in Lady Hope and I was beyond pleased, it was so quaint and has all the necessary toiletries. We were served tea & scones in the back patio, it brought me back in time as if we were in a London garden. Breakfast was even better, made to order omelet with pesto & mozzarella cheese. I'm drooling thinking about it!! I am so happy knowing this kind of old fashion Inn accommodation and service still exist, that delivers special attention and create beautiful memories. We will definitely stay again if I'm fortunate enough to return, I'll make sure we'll stay multiple nights this time :))
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Date of stay: July 2020
Response from Captains House Inn Staff, Owner at Captain's House Inn
Responded Jul 21, 2020
Wow!! Thank you so much for taking to time to review us. We are so glad you enjoyed everything about your stay. We strive to be able to provide the perfect getaway for guests, so it makes us incredibly happy we were able to do this. We hope to welcome you back to the inn again in the future!
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Bos2traveler wrote a review Jun 2021
Boston, Massachusetts160 contributions47 helpful votes
Everyone from the manager to wait staff were wonderful and interested in the best experience for the guests. We were greeted by the manager and showed the layout of the facilities. They truly seem to care for their guests. Some nice touches include fresh baked cookies in the evening if you skipped dessert at dinner. We did take advantage of this. In the morning, they offer a full breakfast. We are familiar with the area but listened as the waitress gave other, out of state visitors, ideas on where to spend the day. She was spot on with her recommendations. The breakfast was individually prepared and perfectly presented. Our room reservation was changed several times due to issues at the inn. Each time we were offered our choice of available rooms and were offered an "extra" and chose a cheese plate in return for the changes. We ended up in the Captain Hiram Harding Room. The room was massive with a king size bed, two recliners and a couch and room to move around. The bed and linens were very comfortable and the room was quiet. The only negative to our whole visit was that the room smelled musty. It needed a good airing out. The windows opened but only stayed open with a stick. I would love to give the Inn a five star rating. It may be that the room had not been used in some time due to Covid,
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Date of stay: June 2021
Sleep Quality
1 Helpful vote
Response from Captains House Inn Staff, Owner at Captain's House Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and we truly appreciate the kind comments about our staff! We are very sorry you found the Hiram Harding room musty. Unfortunately, as much as we clean it and air it out, it does tend to get that way. The Hiram Harding room is part of the original 1839 building, and with it being such an old building, sometimes that musty smell can occur. We appreciate the feedback and will look into other ways we can approve this issue with the room. We hope you stay with us again one day!
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Patty B wrote a review May 2021
Boston, Massachusetts1 contribution
From the moment you arrive at this inn, you are in awe of how beautiful it is. The grounds are spectacular and well taken care of. The inn itself is spotlessly clean and well maintained. Our room was shining when we arrived! Everything was excellent during our entire stay. The service, food were great. We especially enjoyed the plates of cookies offered in the evening! Delicious! Our first time on Cape Cod and we will continue to stay at this inn when we revisit!
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Date of stay: May 2021
Response from Captains House Inn Staff, Owner at Captain's House Inn
Responded May 20, 2021
Thank you for writing us such a kind review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed wandering the grounds and all of our chef's fabulous creations. We hope to welcome you back to the inn soon!
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Kent C wrote a review May 2021
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This is a very quaint, quiet, well-run B&B with more-than-usual services offered for this type of property; including a real breakfast, high-tea, brandy & sherry self-service 24 hours in the library, and an open kitchen. It's located about a 1/4 mile from Main Street, and 1/4 mile from Chatham Bars Inn. It's an excellent alternative Chatham Bars or Wequasett, if you don't need the extra amenities and services. The rooms are as beautiful as they appear on the website. I highly recommend this B&B if you want to stay in Chatham and not spend the price of a small car for a week's holiday.
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Date of stay: May 2021
Response from Captains House Inn Staff, Owner at Captain's House Inn
Responded May 12, 2021
Thank you so much for your kind words! We're delighted you enjoyed your visit with us and appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with others! We hope to welcome you back to the inn again someday!
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$231 - $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesMassachusettsCape CodChatham
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Frequently Asked Questions about Captain's House Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Captain's House Inn?
Nearby attractions include Chatham Pier and Fish Market (0.2 miles), Shark Center (0.4 miles), and Monomoy Theatre (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Captain's House Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Captain's House Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Captain's House Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Captain's House Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Captain's House Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Chatham Pier Fish Market, Chatham Bars Inn Resort - Dining, and Red Nun Bar & Grill.
Is Captain's House Inn located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Chatham.
Are there any historical sites close to Captain's House Inn?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Atwood Museum (1.4 miles), Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (1.5 miles), and Chatham's Godfrey Windmill (1.1 miles).