Monthly Archives: May 2012

Custom Staircase |Cape Cod

May 25, 2012 by insideout

The new custom staircase is complete at The Captain’s Manor Inn!!ย  Mike Corsi did a fantastic job and took great pride in designing this centerpiece for the entrance at the Inn.ย  We look forward to showing off his work to all our guests who visit Cape Cod this summer.ย  We hope you enjoy the slideshow of the progress from stair treads to finished product.

New Bistro

May 16, 2012 by insideout

One of the newest additions to The Captain’s Manor Inn that we are most excited about is the Bistro area.ย  Kevin has been diligently working to install the new cabinets and granite top as you will see from the attached pictures.ย  This coming Friday the new bistro furniture from Pier 1 is being delivered.ย  We will plan to try it out this weekend with family before our grand re-opening for Memorial Day weekend.

Better Way to Stay | Bed and Breakfast

May 9, 2012 by insideout

We love creative minds and thought you would enjoy this video which is part of a wonderful campaign know as the Better Way To Stay featuring Inns and Bed and Breakfasts.ย  The Inns of Falmouth Cape Cod will be part of a video later this summer.

Please enjoy and more to be shared in the future .



Martha’s Vineyard Day Trip

May 4, 2012 by insideout

One of the most popular Day Trips for our guests is a visit to Marthaโ€™s Vineyard during their stay with us.ย ย  They love that the island is located only seven miles off the Massachusetts coastline and it is only a 45-minute ferry ride from Woods Hole, Falmouth. We invite you to scroll down for a brief video, as well as some pictures of the Vineyard and a sample itinerary.

There are many ways to get around and explore the island.ย  For example you can use the Martha’s Vineyard transit authority bus system where for $7,

Aquinnah in Martha's Vineyard

Aquinnah is a stop on the tour

a day pass will take you on varying routes, and you can hop on and off as you please.ย  You could also opt to rent mopeds, bicycles or a car to explore the island.ย  In addition to self touring the island there is a popular 2 and 1/2 hour bus tour of the island that many guests take once they get off the ferry and then they use the rest of their day to explore the island on their own.

A ย  sample itineraryย ย  for a day trip to Martha’s Vineyard is provided below:

8:00 AMย  Breakfast at The Captainโ€™s Manor Inn

8:50ย  AMย ย  A short walk from The Captainโ€™s Manor Inn to the Steamship Authority Ferry Shuttle Bus

9:30ย  AMย ย  The Ferry departs from Woods Hole

10:15 AMย  The Ferry arrives in Oak Bluffs Marthaโ€™s Vineyard

10:30 AMย ย  Depart on the Marthaโ€™s Vineyard Sightseeing Tour

1:00ย ย  PMย ย  Arrive back in Oak Bluffs following the tour

1:15ย ย  PMย ย  Enjoy lunch at Nancyโ€™s overlooking Oak Bluffsย  Harbor

2:30ย ย  PMย ย  Walk about Oak Bluff and explore the Gingerbread Houses by the Tabernacle and visit the beach

4:00 PMย  Board Bus #13 to head to Edgartown4:15 PMย  Explore Edgartown’s shops and beautiful historic homes

6:00 PM Enjoy Atlantic on the Edgartown harbor for drinks and dinner

7:45 PM Board Bus#13 to head to Oak Bluffs

8:15 PM Ferry departs for Woods Hole

Sunset on return to Woods Hole