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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Carpe Diem is visually pleasing and soothing. It's quiet, calm atmosphere is a welcome respite from the activities of life. It is centrally located and an easy walk to restaurants, bars, buses, ferries.The staff provides guests with efficient and pleasant service. Generous hospitality is obvious from tea offered when arriving before check-in time, to sumptuous breakfasts, tea time treats, and... More 

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1 Thank dawgz2016
CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. It is our goal to offer the best service we can to all our guests. Hope to see you again soon. Best Stephen More 

New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We decided (last minute) to stay again at Carpe Diem Guesthouse. We stayed in the Emily Dickinson room and we absolutely loved it. Eddy had explained that it is one of the smallest rooms in the house and he told us he would stow our luggage. The room is small but very cozy and intimate. Just what one would expect... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We thank you for staying with us yet again. We also thank you for your review and information to future guests that may have questions about our rooms and room choices. We thank you and can't wait to welcome you back on your next stay! -Namaste' More 

Monroe, Connecticut
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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love Carpe Diem! The owners are gracious hosts and the staff is amazingly welcoming and awesome at their jobs! Eddy is a great manager and throws a fantastic wine and cheese hour for the guests to meet and mingle; Danny does an amazing job with a gourmet breakfast every morning that makes you want to get out of... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Donna for your amazing review and staying with us all these times. We look forward to seeing you every time you come back. We shall see you again very soon! -Namaste' More 

Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is really a place to stay. The entire setup is great. It is a small house, feels almost as home. Staff are helpful and kind. They set out cheese and biscuits, or homemade cakes. Together with vine in the afternoon. Just help your self. And the breakfast is fabulous, try the cabbage! We were supposed to be only one... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We thank you for your review and we thank you for staying with us. We enjoy hearing guests opinions on our little oasis at the edge of the earth! We hope to see you guys again soon! More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016

An oasis in the heart of Provincetown! Paul and Stephen have created an exquisite property, which contains a Zen Garden courtyard and is just a block from Main Street. Perfect to unwind after a day of looking at numerous art galleries and going into wonderful shops, like the Wildflower. The owners and staff are wonderful and take the time to... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We thank you for your response and for staying with us. We are very glad you enjoyed our inn and our Zen garden. We just got an amazing fire pit to take advantage of the garden during the cooler nights. You will have to come on back and enjoy it. We are open year round and look forward to seeing... More 

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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Please do yourself a favor and visit the Carpe Diem while in Provincetown. Lovely place to stay, our room was great, the hosts were fabulous and the breakfasts amazing! Wine and cheese every night that you can enjoy in the Zen Garden. Relax in the hot tub or sauna, if you have time visit the spa. Looking for a great... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We all thank you for your review and kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you guys again soon. We are open year round! More 

Westport, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a two night "get away" and everything was absolutely phenomenal. Eddie and his staff are beyond accomodating. The rooms are clean and beautiful. Not to mention the food - fresh made daily and to die for! The house made pastries are different every day and delicious. It was great to end the evening... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We are very excited that you guys found your Ptown Oasis. I am sure we will see you guys soon on another one of your "getaways". Thanks again! More 

Baltimore, MD
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is my wife's and I fourth stay at this enchanting B&B. The new owners Steven and Paul have continued the standard of excellence established by their predecessors. The service is top shelf in every category. The breakfast and afternoon wine and hors d'oeuvres are very delicious. The entire staff are very cordial and respectful. I would highly recommend a... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Don and Pat Thank you for the great review. Your spot in the courtyard will be waiting for you next year. I will pass on to the team your comments. Best Stephen, Paul and the team More 

Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We planned to stay in Provincetown for 3 nights. With the Carpe diem we found a friendly guesthouse. We had a very nice room, nice designed in an indian/asian style. the whole hotel had this style. There are in the general part of the hotel incense which you have to like, for me a little to much. Breakfast is incredible... More 

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CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Manager at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

We thank you for your review and staying with us here in Provincetown. Carpe Diem Guesthouse has a list of amenities as you have mentioned and they are all complimentary as a guest here. Each morning we prepare a Gourmet homemade breakfast that includes Eggs to order, a daily hot special, and a buffet with freshly baked breads and muffins... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Oh how we loved staying here (9/6-10/16)! From the moment we were greeted at the front desk by Paul (owner) to our parting words with Stephen (also an owner), we were treated like a king and queen! After checking in, Paul brought us through the tranquil outdoor seating area/garden (complete with trickling water features and a wonderful smell playing in... More 

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Thank Alice A
CarpeDiemGuesthouse, Owner at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Alice Thanks for spending the time to do this amazing review. We are glad you and Mike enjoyed all our facilities we have to offer including the spa. We hope to see you again. Best Stephen, Paul and the team. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quietly situated in the center of town this wonderful second empire style Guesthouse & Spa complex offers a new dimension in gracious and luxurious accommodations. Wake up to the smell and taste of fresh coffee, homemade breads and cakes, unwind in our spa with Steamroom, Sauna and Hot Tub, treat yourself to a massage or relax on one of our serene decks and patios. Carpe Diem, your escape beyond the ordinary! A magical place on the edge of the continent. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa

Address: 12 Johnson St # 14, Provincetown, MA 02657-2312
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Provincetown
Price Range: €151 - €360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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