Explore the Captain’s Manor Inn
Falmouth is a small town in Massachusetts on Cape Cod in Barnstable County. The population of Falmouth was 32,516 at the 2020 census, which makes it the 2nd largest municipality on Cape Cod. It is a beautiful water town blessed with stunning natural geography that you will love. The town has various areas and attractions, such as the Falmouth village, Teaticket, and the Woods Hole. This Falmouth bed and breakfast is perfectly located to see the best of both the town and Cape Cod as a whole.
If you are looking for a picturesque and luxury-filled New England getaway, you will not go wrong with the full experience of Cape Cod’s ocean breezes, beaches, and historic and peaceful pathways while being pampered so that you can fully relax and unwind.
Are you dreaming of a romantic getaway to a bed and breakfast in Falmouth? With over 500 miles of stunning coastline — including several amazing beaches and a well-protected national seashore —Falmouth and Cape Cod, Massachusetts, are some of the best locations to look for that dream getaway. When you book Bed and Breakfasts in Falmouth, MA, you can rest assured that your experience will be just what you dreamed.
The Captain’s Manor Inn is pet friendly and has the unique Southern plantation-style of New Orleans. It is one of the rare features of the Cape. Innkeepers Kevin and Trish Robinson work hard in order to make sure that Captain’s Manor Inn and its eight guest rooms remain comfortable and elegant for a romantic getaway. You will find hand-painted murals, classic 4-poster beds, private hot tubs, rain showers, and reclining chairs.
And that is not all; the Bistro with refreshments and the acre-plus manicured garden help make this an ideal vacation getaway, and it is perfect for elopements. The inn is only a short stroll from several wonderful boutique shops and restaurants in quaint Falmouth Village and Falmouth heights. The innkeepers even allow guests to take chairs and towels to the nearby beaches, which is another reason why you should check in.
Falmouth, MA, was first settled in 1660 by English colonists and was officially incorporated in 1686. Note that Bartholomew Gosnold formally named the settlement for Falmouth, Cornwall, England, his home port.
Some of the early activities in the town were salt works, farming, shipping, sheep husbandry, and whaling. Sheep husbandry was very popular in the area because of the introduction of Merino sheep as well as the launch of water-powered mills that could easily process the wool.
The town was heavily bombarded by the British from the sea during the American Revolution and once again during the famous War of 1812. Keep in mind that Katharine Lee Bates’ birthplace (author of the popular national hymn “America the Beautiful”) is also preserved in this town.
Falmouth, MA, is one the best and most desirable resort towns on Cape Cod, with several miles of shoreline and public beaches, Woods Hole Passage, ferries to Martha’s Vineyard, summer gulf-stream waters for boating and beach recreation, and the town’s popular scenic Shining Sea Bike Path. Some other notable attractions are Village Green and Plymouth.
You can climb atop the remarkable Nobska Lighthouse and enjoy amazing views. This prominent structure is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Falmouth, MA, with an excellent view. This lighthouse belongs to the Coast Guard and also is the home of the local sector commander. It was established in 1826 and renovated and improved in 1876. Because of its cultural and historical importance, it was featured in the honorable National Register of Historic Places back in 1987.
You can also visit the Cape Cod Winery, which is one of the best ways to have an excellent date night with your better half. You can taste a range of tasty wines that will impress you. You can choose from a wide variety of wines, and they are all brewed and made here. You will also find a side menu comprising cheese and salami that you may have as a delicious side dish. Slightly longer trips will also take you for a memorable day trip to Martha’s Vineyard and many other charming and unique parts of Cape Cod.
You can also take a hike to the Knob. When you finally get out there, you should be prepared for magnificent and unique views of Buzzards Bay. You can enjoy a morning or afternoon by strolling the chic Cape Cod gift stores, bakeries, and restaurants. Visit the historic Falmouth Library or simply enjoy sitting on the pretty library lawn.
Falmouth is one of the favorite summer destinations because of its ten town beaches that boast gulf-stream summer waters, including the gorgeous and pristine pure sands of the popular Old Silver Beach in North Falmouth.
You can hike on the Shining Sea Bikeway. This massive 10.7 miles bikeway is an excellent spot for hiking and biking enthusiasts. Initially a rail trail, it begins from the steamship authority and ends at its terminal at the famous Woods Hole. You can enjoy many other outdoor sports, such as bicycling and horseback riding. Did you know that rollerblading is very common among kids? So, you should carry those skates if you are going on a fun family trip.
Another great option is to go fishing at the serene Falmouth Beach. Falmouth Beach is one of the many beautiful and pristine beaches in Falmouth. With various species of cods and many other fishes swimming, it is the ideal spot for fishing. The best thing is that the water is turquoise blue and extremely clear, and there is no seaweed. This makes it an excellent place to click photos for that perfect Instagram or Facebook post. Many tourists that visit claim that the most interesting and desirable aspect of this beach is the clear water and the cleanliness.
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