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BEST Inn, Cape Cod

2016 BEST Inn, Cape Cod

Roux

Provincetown

This saucy bed-and-breakfast brings a splash of urban charm to the outermost Cape. Rooms are painted bright colors—no staid New England décor here. The food stands out, too: At breakfast, dig into treats like caramelized-onion-and-shiitake clafoutis; by night, mingle with… read more»

2015 BEST Inn, Cape Cod

Roux

Provincetown

Owners Allison Baldwin and Ilene Mitnick (a.k.a. the “Roux Deux”) call their restored 1870s Victorian in P-town’s East End Gallery District a “French girl about to have a wonderful party,” and she’s a saucy lady indeed, with cheekily named rooms… read more»

2014 BEST Inn, Cape Cod

Winstead Inn & Beach Resort

The Winstead’s two Harwich properties offer something for everyone: Sun worshipers and relaxation seekers gravitate toward the 14-room manse situated on a private beach, while families enjoy the recently expanded, bike-path-adjacent 15-room estate in the heart of town, just a… read more»

2012 BEST Inn, Cape Cod

The Platinum Pebble

West Harwich

This eight-room inn, now in its second season, is more Design Within Reach than scalloped dust ruffle (think: hide rugs, mirrored side tables, and his-and-hers rain showers). Fortunately, that modern vibe doesn’t come at the expense of those all-important B&B… read more»

2005 BEST Inn, Cape Cod

The Dan’l Webster Inn

Sandwich

Four-poster beds. High-speed Internet. Full-service spa. This Sandwich inn, a blend of old-fashioned atmosphere and modern creature comforts, has ’em all. If you can pry yourself from your room’s private whirlpool and heated bathroom tiles, indulge in cranberry wraps, marine… read more»