NOBSKA BEACH

A Fun-Filled Day in Woods Hole

Enjoy the perfect breakfast spread at the Woods Hole Inn before heading out for your day! Try delicious freshly-made quiches, bread puddings, croissants, cinnamon rolls, house-made granola, yogurt, and locally-roasted coffee. Breakfast is served from 8 am-10 am each day in the sunny breakfast room and garden patio overlooking the harbor. 

When staying at the Woods Hole Inn, bikes are available for complimentary use for guests. After breakfast, take the bikes to the beach at Nobska, Trunk River or visit Spohr Gardens. Bring along a cooler bag of sparkling water, cheese, crackers, and berries from the Woods Hole Inn. You can also add a local bottle of Cape Cod Winery wine or craft beers from Aquatic Brewing Company! To enjoy all this add our Picnic by the Sea Package to your stay!

After a fun-filled bike ride and picnic on the beach, take some time exploring the local shops along Main Street in Falmouth. Falmouth has a picturesque village green and many historical homes that were once owned by sea captains and local legends. Main Street is packed with unique dining options as well as souvenir shops and Cape Cod favorites like Lilly Pulitzer and The Black Dog. Visit the local galleries full of sea and sky paintings to bring the Cape Cod view home with you. Main Street also has fun activities for kids such as candlepin bowling at Timber Axe Bar and Bowl, ice cream, locally-made candy, and souvenir shopping at locally-owned outlets. 

Explore another unique shopping experience on Water Street in Woods Hole. Water Street is lined with galleries, boutiques, and souvenir shops. Find souvenir tees and sweatshirts or unique gifts from clothing and jewelry to pottery and cards. Walk through the beautiful galleries of pottery, glass, jewelry, and woodworking made by local artists and craftspeople. On your shopping journey, you can even stop into the Marine Biological Laboratory Gift Shop to learn more about oceanography and Cape Cod! 

After a day full of activity, stop at the Landfall Restaurant for an afternoon drink on the back dock before heading back to the inn to get ready for dinner at Quicks Hole Taqueria. This offers a tantalizing fusion of Mexican flavors with a New England twist, it’s a haven for food enthusiasts seeking a delicious adventure. From traditional favorites like Baja bowls to inventive creations like lobster tacos, each dish is crafted with care using locally sourced ingredients, ensuring both authenticity and sustainability.

Don’t forget– there’s always room for dessert! End the perfect day at Pie in the Sky for coffee and dessert. Pie in the Sky features delicious handmade croissants, pies, cookies, popovers, and breads baked from scratch. Enjoy the view from their courtyard garden and check out the local art around the cozy dining room before you head back to the inn for the night!