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Staff Spotlight — Meet Kaylee Costa

July 11th, 2016 by Beth Colt

Kaylee Costa, Front Desk & Red Chair Travels Coordinator Kaylee Costa has been working at the Woods Hole Inn for several years now, and you may know her as the superstar who saved another employee’s life last year.  (And if not, read all about that right here.) What is the best part of the job?…

Tour the New Research Vessel R/V Neil Armstrong, an insider photo essay

June 26th, 2016 by Beth Colt

Woods Hole officially welcomed a new $100 million dollar research ship called the R/V Neil Armstrong on Saturday June 25th.  Over 25 years in the planning, this gleaming new floating laboratory was open for the day, with thousands of lucky visitors (including me!) invited on board for a full tour. Woods Hole is the NASA…

Daytrip to Provincetown from the Woods Hole Inn

June 14th, 2016 by Julia Pearl

Everyone says, a Cape Cod summer is not complete without a daytrip to Provincetown,  known for its beaches, arts, and fabulous gay community.  Even though I have only been in Woods Hole a few weeks, I put a day visit to P-Town at the top of my summer bucket list and headed off with my…

Fall Beer Bed & Breakfast Weekend (Nov 4-6th, 2016)

June 6th, 2016 by Beth Colt

Summer has just begun, but fall is around the corner and we are partnering with the Cape Cod Chamber to create a fabulous “Beer Bed & Breakfast” weekend on Cape Cod in November (4th – 6th, 2016).  As the season comes to a close, true Cape Cod lovers will gather for a fall weekend filled…

Water Street Kitchen – new fine dining in Woods Hole

June 5th, 2016 by Beth Colt

In the heart of Woods Hole stands a charming old fish shack which has for decades operated under the name The Fishmonger but has recently been re-modeled, re-conceived and re-launched as the Water Street Kitchen & Public House.  Buzz on the street has been excellent, and I finally had some down time this weekend to…

Daytrip Martha’s Vineyard – my tour of the fabulous new Nobnocket Inn

May 8th, 2016 by Beth Colt

Mother’s Day in Woods Hole, rainy and overcast with teenagers sleeping in … the perfect day for a little “me” time!  Walked across the street to the ferry to daytrip Martha’s Vineyard and visit our friends Simon and Anabelle, who have just purchased a fabulous property in Vineyard Haven called the Nobnocket Boutique Inn. My…

Room 7 After Photos – a Cape Cod renovation story

April 22nd, 2016 by Beth Colt

After nearly three months of renovations, room seven at the Woods Hole Inn is complete! With new floors, new windows, beautiful marble tiles, a glass rain shower, and built-in air conditioning — it now stands refreshed and polished, and ready for a busy summer! Scroll down to see some “after” photos. To see the “before” photos on…

3 Reasons to Visit Woods Hole in the Spring

April 18th, 2016 by Beth Colt

Yes, there’s nothing quite like summer in Woods Hole. We won’t deny it, and we’d be lying if we said we weren’t counting down the days! In the meantime, spring feels like a best kept secret around here. As the weather warms up, the daffodils bloom, and Eel pond slowly but surely fills with boats, the town comes…

Renovation Woods Hole Inn style, with secrets found in the walls

March 18th, 2016 by Beth Colt

When we first bought the Woods Hole Inn, it suffered from what is politely referred to as deferred maintenance — peeling paint, broken windows, a Byzantine layout. Many people saw a tear down, but we appreciated it’s Victorian charms and renovated over several years (the epic adventures of renovation 2012 are here before, and during, …

Soul in the Hole; a new restaurant in Woods Hole

February 18th, 2016 by Beth Colt

With flair, fanfare and an unexpected wedding, “The 41-70” — a new restaurant in Woods Hole on Water Street — opened last night.  Le tout Woods Hole was in attendance for the opening party to wish owner Carol Grigas, and co-chefs Brandon Baltzley and Laura Higgins a fine welcome to the 2016 season, enjoying live…

Woods Hole Inn named in Top Ten B&Bs in the US

January 16th, 2016 by Beth Colt

The Woods Hole Inn was named one of the top ten B&B’s in the US by prestigious BedandBreakfast.com for 2015.  This is a SERIOUS honor, and we are so grateful for the acknowledgement. Back in 2008 when we bought the property, then a somewhat dilapidated house, I do not think many people might have imagined…

Holiday Season at the Woods Hole Inn

December 15th, 2015 by Beth Colt

Happy Holidays from the Woods Hole Inn! We hope everyone is having a lovely holiday season. Here on Cape Cod, we are experiencing some unusually warm weather, and without the giveaway of bare tree tops, you would think spring is here. Despite the lack of fresh snow and blistery winter wind, there is no shortage of festive cheer. Our decorations are…

Saved A Life Yesterday

November 7th, 2015 by Beth Colt

We work really hard to keep it fun behind the scenes at the Woods Hole Inn, enjoying each others company, sharing a laugh or two, supporting each other to make sure we deliver the best possible guest experience.  But yesterday, teamwork moved to a whole new level. Kaylee saved Dan’s life.  Literally. At the Woods…

Elope Cape Cod for the perfect New England Elopement

October 31st, 2015 by Beth Colt

October is the perfect time of year to elope on Cape Cod with mild weather, empty beaches and sunsets that make photographers drool. The Woods Hole Inn is your one-stop shop for a stylish New England elopement — vintage-restored guest room, home-made breakfasts each morning and advice in arranging all the details for your perfect…

Fall Fun on Cape Cod, Woods Hole style

October 20th, 2015 by Beth Colt

We hope everyone had a wonderful end of summer. Here in Woods Hole, fall is well underway, and we greet the crisp air (and available parking!) with open arms.  Hello to fall fun on Cape Cod. Vibrant pumpkins replace flip flops and beach towels on the patio of the Woods Hole Inn… An empty Stoney…

Cape Cod sunset sail on the Liberté

August 7th, 2015 by Beth Colt

If you’re looking to get out on the water and do it in style, you’ve got to book a ride on the Liberté. Watching the sunset over the westernmost part of Cape Cod from the deck of a beautiful 74’ three-masted schooner is easily one of my best memories from this summer. My friend Bonny…

Day Trip to Martha’s Vineyard, exploring Aquinnah and Gayhead Cliffs

July 26th, 2015 by Beth Colt

As a photographer I don’t like to admit this, but I can honestly say that there are some things that just have to be seen in person. These places that defy my desire to capture in a photograph are so magnificent and breathtaking that a picture just can’t do them justice. My day trip to…

Fun at the Falmouth Farmers Market

July 12th, 2015 by Beth Colt

If you’re looking for local flavor, there’s nothing quite like wandering around the local farmers market. The Falmouth Farmers Market (just up the road from the Woods Hole Inn in Woods Hole, MA on Cape Cod) has a long standing tradition of attracting farmers and artisans from all over eastern Massachusetts to sell local produce…

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