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Bike the Cape Cod Canal

July 21st, 2018 by Beth Colt

Blue bird skies and puffy white clouds, a steady cool breeze from the southwest and bikes in the back of the pickup … yes, summer is the perfect time to go on a Cape Cod adventure and explore the Cape Cod Canal! My husband, son and I managed to make a day of it today,…

A New Tee Shirt Champion is Crowned

May 3rd, 2018 by Beth Colt

The Winners Have Been Chosen! May 3rd, 2018. We are so incredibly grateful for all of our participants over the past 7 years and as of 2018 the Woods Hole Tee Shirt contest is retiring.  Don’t worry though, you will still be able to purchase our fabulous tees at our new shop, Inlet at the…

Spring Fling Weekday Escape

April 23rd, 2018 by Beth Colt

Don’t just flirt with Woods Hole.  Fall in love.  Join us at the Woods Hole Inn this spring for your “Spring Fling” weekday escape PLUS a complimentary “Oyster Three Ways” appetizer when you enjoy dinner next door at Quicks Hole Tavern, named Best Gastropub by Yankee Magazine. Get a true taste of the Cape with…

Oil Spill Woods Hole News

February 12th, 2018 by Beth Colt

On Sunday January 21, Woods Hole citizens reported an oil spill in Woods Hole, visible at the Town Dock on Great Harbor next to the NOAA aquarium.  Coast Guard, Mass DEP and other first responders jumped to attention, containing the spill with absorbent cotton booms that kept the slick from blowing.  Boats circled the harbor…

Secrets of a Great Visit to Cape Cod in Spring

January 28th, 2018 by Beth Colt

Daffodils, blankets of bluebells, the sweet smell of soil mixed with rain as the lilacs bloom … when spring comes to Cape Cod, she arrives with little fanfare but great flourish.  The salt air is filled with the cry of gulls, the breeze comes in from the southwest, the fog lifts and ferry horns blow…

Valentine’s Day at the Woods Hole Inn

January 22nd, 2018 by Beth Colt

Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or absolutely loathe it, the holiday is the perfect opportunity (or excuse!) to get away. This year, we’re doing something special, with steep discounts on all the rooms and too-good-to-pass-up add ons. Join us for two nights and you’ll have a bottle of chilled Prosecco waiting when you arrive, an order…

St. Patrick’s Day Special!

January 21st, 2018 by Beth Colt

St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday this year, which we would argue is the perfect excuse to celebrate the fun holiday all weekend long! We’ll be “cheers-ing” with cold beers at the Tavern (right down the road), and we’re inviting you to join in on the fun, Cape Cod style.  Book your visit at the Woods Hole…

Veteran’s Day 2017 at Woods Hole Inn

November 25th, 2017 by Beth Colt

Woods Hole Inn honors our veterans each year with free rooms at the Inn on Veteran’s Day.  This year was no different with a bundle of couples traveling to Woods Hole for some well-deserved R&R with our luxurious rooms, amazing breakfast and wonderful warm welcome. Thanks to our inventive staff, no detail was left to…

Cider Press in Woods Hole

November 7th, 2017 by Beth Colt

The invitation comes in your mailbox, hand written with neighborly love.  A simple message — join us on Saturday afternoon for the annual Woods Hole cider press.  Bring your own apples, but only if they are free.  The Saturday in question dawns unseasonable warm, so you stroll over to this casual gathering on the lawn…

Storm News

October 30th, 2017 by Beth Colt

Tropical Storm Philippe hammered Woods Hole all last night and today with sad results out on Great Harbor where a fishing boat broke loose from the town dock and swept two house rafts off their moorings onto the beach.  Sustained winds of about 40 mph were observed, with highs at 60 mph clocked at Nobska…

Holidays by the Sea Weekend in Falmouth Cape Cod

October 28th, 2017 by Beth Colt

Falmouth Mass on Cape Cod knows how to celebrate the holidays with their annual “Holidays by the Sea” weekend.  In early December (Dec 1 – 3, 2017), the whole town rolls out the red carpet with sparkling lights, a marine visit from Santa Claus, local craft sales with everything you need for your Christmas list,…

Staff Spotlight – Meet Stevens Doherty

October 7th, 2017 by Beth Colt

Stevens Doherty has been our jack of all trades here at the Woods Hole Inn for the past several years.  Stevens is a breakfast cook, housekeeper and valet during the summer, so one day he might park your car, the next he might serve you breakfast but always with a big ol’ “Good Morning” smile.…

Ring in the New Years with the Brazen Belles

October 6th, 2017 by Beth Colt

There are many special things about this town. One of them, which makes top of the list, is a burlesque troupe made up of local ladies and a whole lot of talent. Every show is filled with song, dance, and “chorus line kicks,” and it brings such a wonderful energy and sass to this sea-side town, especially once…

A Cozy Winter Weekend of Crafts in Woods Hole

September 7th, 2017 by Beth Colt

With the heat and humidity carrying us into September, we can’t help but fantasize about the chillier months here on Cape Cod, when sipping hot chocolate in front of a fire and knitting our new relatives teeny tiny hats is the best way to spend a winter weekend. What better way to experience the Cape…

Thanksgiving Cape Cod

August 22nd, 2017 by Beth Colt

Thanksgiving on Cape Cod, a time for long walks on quiet beaches, great conversations with friends & family, memorable meals including our favorite — freshly baked pies with home made crusts and plenty of real whipped cream. Ahh, the holidays are upon us with all their festive glory.  Here in Woods Hole, we like to…

How to Elope on Cape Cod

August 1st, 2017 by Beth Colt

Lovers, take note: The Woods Hole Inn is your one-stop shop for a stylish New England elopement — whether you tie the knot on a chilly winter day with a dusting of snow atop your bouquet, or climb the Nobska Lighthouse hill on a warm summer night to say “I do,” you can have the wedding you’ve dreamed…

Staff Spotlight — Meet Susan Hunt

July 27th, 2017 by Beth Colt

Susan Hunt is a breakfast chef and part of our team of amazing housekeepers at Woods Hole Inn. She has worked here for three years and lives nearby in Falmouth with her family and two dogs. What is the best part of the job? I get to meet people from all over the world and I love…

Wine Bed and Breakfast

February 25th, 2017 by Beth Colt

  As part of a Cape Cod wide effort to celebrate spring, the Woods Hole Inn is pleased to announce we are part of the Wine Bed & Breakfast weekend.  Join us here as the daffodils blossom for a weekend of romance, relaxation and a great spring meal on April 28-30th, 2017 for the wine,…

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