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East Haddam, CT
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We spent our weekend once again at the Ship's Knees Inn and were amazed at all of the new improvements made by Peter and Denise. The Inn is looking more beautiful than I remembered, the breakfast choices have been upgraded, the pool is sparkling and the Inn Keepers are as wonderful as ever. Thank you so much for a short,...

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Reviewed 11 August 2013

This was my second stay at the Ship's Knees Inn, and it was nice. The inn keepers are super friendly and helpful. The grounds are very well maintained here, and the decor is very nice. They have a really neat gas fire pit in the courtyard. Breakfast is good -- nice selections of fresh fruit, yogurt, bagels/bread, hard-boiled eggs, etc....

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Plainville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 August 2013

The Ship Knee's Inn was one of the best get aways we have had in a long time. The owner's Pete and Denise could not be more friendly or accomodating. The property is gorgeous and the rooms are very clean and very well kept. We extended our stay while there, and had to move to another room. Both rooms were...

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West Bridgewater, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 August 2013

the owner had advertised the wrong room for the price. we stayed in the king suite with a separate sitting area and he honored the price we wqere quoted for a queen room. The furniture, decorating are very nice. The owner Peter is very helpful. One advantage is the short walk to Nauset beach. Peter also allowed us to keep...

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Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 August 2013

My 16 and 18 year-old kids and I just returned from a week long stay at Ship's Knees Inn and we absolutely loved it!! We stayed in one of the apartments and it was beautiful and perfect for our needs. In the morning, we woke up to a bountiful breakfast that always included fresh fruit, homemade muffins or pastries, bagels,...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 August 2013

We stayed at the Ship's Knees Inn for the first time earlier this summer on recommendation from friend's of ours. We had a fantastic stay! We have tried other bed and breakfast type inns before and were never that impressed with them. We were more than impressed this time. Peter and Denise were so warm, friendly and helpful in making...

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Thank Rylyjo
Syracuse, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We have been passing the Ship's Knees Inn for 20+ years on our way to Nauset Beach, and finally had the opportunity to stay here. Now we can only think of the times we have missed. Peter and Denise are wonderfully comfortable people and knowledgeable of the area for people who may need the information (by the way, great referral...

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Great Barrington, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 July 2013

This was our first time on the Cape in the summertime (we'd visited Orleans once before, in March), and we found a gem with the Ship's Knees Inn. Innkeeper Peter was extremely helpful and friendly, and the staff we encountered were all very professional. The continental breakfast was wonderful - for three consecutive mornings they had a variety of different...

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Duanesburg, New York, United States
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Everything about the Ship's Knees including the warm and welcoming owners, their staff , location and extra amenities offers a completely satisfying stay on the Cape. The Inn provides many special touches, a breakfast unlike any I've experienced at an Inn or B&B before, availability of chairs & boogie boards to take to the beach, a pool, beautiful landscaping and...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2013

The owners, Peter and Denise, are very helpful and courteous, the place is impeccable, the breakfast are simple yet healthy, the yard is beautiful and relaxing, the room are cozy and clean. Would gladly recommend to anyone.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the warmth and charm of a 190 year-old restored Sea Captain's home, just 1/4 mile up the hill from the world famous Nauset Beach. 17 individually appointed rooms, 15 with private bath, and 1 or 2 bedroom fully equipped ocean view "Captain's Quarter's" guest apartment. Our newest accommodation (2010) the "Nauset Suite" has a king bed, private bath and private entrance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship's Knees Inn

Address: 186 Beach Road, East Orleans, MA 02643
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > East Orleans
Price Range: €169 - €405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ship's Knees Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“ask for the king room on the wing with your own private entrance on the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles PaSoccer, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 16, which you can enter the room from the hallway or the outside. It was quiet and nicely decorated!”
 of 5 bubbles 124shanas, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room not off the breakfast room directly.”
 of 5 bubbles LoGWestHartford_CT, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The suite gives you more room and a TV spot that won't disturb your partner's sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles bruceb6, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“certain rooms have distant views of the ocean down the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles LJSEastHaddam, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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