Things To Do

  • Less than a mile from a great beach on Vineyard Sound
  • 3 blocks from downtown, where you will find galleries, gift shops, restaurants, clothing stores and snack shops
  • Half a block from the 10.7-mile Shining Sea Bike Path which lets you ride or walk between Salt Pond and Oyster Pond, along the beach at Vineyard Sound, within 1/2 mile of the Nobska Lighthouse and arrive at the Steamship Authority dock where you can catch the ferry to Martha’s Vineyard
  • A 7-minute drive to the heart of Woods Hole, home of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), Steamship Authority ferry dock and several great restaurants
  • If you are interested in American history, you will be saying  1-1/2 blocks from the home of Katherine Lee Bates, author of “America the Beautiful,” and 2 blocks from a Congregational Church whose bell was cast by Paul Revere and the Village Green, home to several whaling captains during Falmouth’s Golden Age of Whaling from 1820 to 1865
  • If you like musical entertainment, you will be staying 4 blocks from Highfield Theater, where the College Light Opera performs nine musicals over the summer in a barn which has been converted to a theater.  Or, if you have other musical tastes, you can visit several local clubs
  • Located approximately 75 miles from Boston, 85 miles from Providence, 40 miles from Plymouth, 70 miles from Provincetown and 20 miles from Hyannis
  • 1 mile from Falmouth Hospital