Barnstable House Rental Photos and Description
4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6-8.
Before you unpack, take a walk to the beach! You will find a white sandy beach where you can sit and read a book, walk, swim, or launch your sun fish. Across Barnstable Harbor you will see Sandy Neck and Cape Cod Bay. This is Cape Cod. Now you can unpack for a wonderful relaxing vacation. The house has air conditioning on both floors, two bedrooms on the first floor, and two bedrooms on the second floor. There is a full bath with shower on each floor. There is an eat-in kitchen with open living area, and a sun room. There is an outdoor shower and a shaded yard where you can relax with a book. Washer and dryer, dishwasher, basic cable and TV, parking for 2-3 cars only.
Activities Available: Millway Marina: Whale Watch excursions daily during the summer. Stop by for a drink, lunch, or dinner at the Mattakesse Restaurant and Osterville Fish Too, overlooking the marina. Two boat ramps -- bring your trailered boat, parking available at one of the ramps. Deep sea fishing charters -- catch your dinner!
Barnstable Village: About a mile to the village for the general store, the ice cream shop, the post office, the coffee shop, pottery shop, art association, Tales of Cape Cod, Coast Guard Museum, and gourmet restaurants.
Hyannis: Restaurants, shopping, ferries to the islands, fishing excursions.
Route 6A from Sandwich to the Outer Cape: gift shops, restaurants, beautiful scenery.
Children: The back yard of the house provides a great place for children to play. The private beach is a short stroll down the lane, and there is a swimming float to use at high tide. You can walk for miles at low tide.
Sturgis Library: books, computers, excellent family history research
Day Trips: Provincetown: An hours drive will take you to the scenic end of the Cape.
Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard: Take a ferry and explore the islands.
National Seashore: Beautiful beaches and lighthouses.
Osterville and Chatham: Shop till you drop!
Christmas Tree Shops: Find the unique gifts, only on Cape Cod.
Sandwich glass museum
Tales of Cape Cod: lecture series many Tuesday nights in the summer
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- non smoking only
Guestbook comments from the owner
We explored all over Cape Cod, and this was our favorite town and beach.
Loved your photos too. Like a treasure hunt finding the different scenes.