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Tucked just a few seconds off Route 6 on the edge of downtown Provincetown, Harbor Hotel is made for easy getaways with friends and family. Whether you’re on a quest for seaside serenity or you’re heading to Provincetown to enjoy the town’s array of summertime celebrations, allow us to amp up your getaway with an open-door pet policy, quick shuttles into town and a collection of museum-worthy art.

Our laid-back hideaway on Cape Cod is retro-glam in all the right places, with bright guest rooms and suites featuring sunrise views, cozy gathering spots for socializing.

Harbor Hotel Provincetown offers 119 guestrooms and 10 suites – many with water views and some of which are pet friendly. A popular local hangout, Whaler Lounge, beckons with extra comfortable chairs, art-filled walls, live entertainment and an uncommonly good food and drink menu. Other highlights include an outdoor patio lounge with fire pit and deck, and a seasonal outdoor pool with Cabana Bar. For more information visit www.harborhotelptown.com or call 508-487-1711.

698 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA, 02657
508 487-1711
Our Provincetown hotel is ideally located in the heart of beautiful Provincetown, featuring 7 luxurious rooms, 1 suite and 8 spacious apartment units. In-room amenities include tempurpedic mattresses, private balconies, fireplaces, jacuzzi tubs, steam baths, free Wi-Fi, TV’s, DVD players, wet bar, and Keurig coffee makers.

Winner of the 2015 Traveler’s Choice Award as a Top 25 Small Hotel in the United States by TripAdvisor!

Guests at The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel’s delight in our complimentary made to order breakfast, served daily in the Great Room or our lush garden courtyard patio. Enjoy homemade cookies and refreshments every afternoon. Private nearby parking is available for $10 daily.

Come experience our first class property and service today!

102 Bradford Street, Provincetown, MA, 02657
508-487-3232
This beachfront resort offers self contained studios and suites with fully equipped kitchens and private bathrooms. Select from a variety of room views, with or without balcony. The bayside rooms offer breathtaking unobstructed views across the bay towards Long Point lighthouse, and the coastline from Wellfleet to Provincetown Monument.
Heated indoor pool, hot tub, seasonal outdoor pool, tennis and fitness center are just a few of the many amenities available to guests.
Up to 10-15% discount at local restaurants, shops and activities, including Arts Dune Tours, whale watching, bike & kayak rental and Truro Vineyards, is also offered during stay.
On site parking and Wifi are free.
929 Commercial Street, P.O. Box 566, Provincetown, MA, 02657
508 487-9300
After 15 years in Chelsea, NYC, Arcadia landed in Provincetown in 2015. Featuring handmade, ethically sourced items from across North America and the globe, every item has a story and owner Jay is happy to share it with you.

Arcadia offers a carefully curated, exclusive selection of jewelry, home decor, art glass, sculpture, candles, greeting cards, an award winning, delightful children’s section, the largest selection of bears in PTown and now, in our newly expanded space, with a second floor “living room” featured original art and more.

FREE shipping on all Arcadia purchases both in-store and online, and no sales tax charged on out of state shipments.

Open year round; open seven days during season at 11AM, open late on Friday and Saturday nights. Open every weekend from January through May. ALWAYS OPEN 24/7/365 ONLINE!

131 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA, 02657
855 892-8780, 774 538-6046
22 Alden is a charming, newly renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bath vacation rental condo on a quiet one-way street only a few blocks from town and a 5 min. walk from the Ptown Ferry. Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, flat-screen Smart TV, stainless steel appliances, free WIFI, a shared furnished backyard, reserved parking for 1 vehicle, shared laundry facilities and more!

Unbeatable Provincetown location: 1 block from the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, a short walk from the restaurants, shops, galleries, beach and MacMIllan Pier, and near several festivals and events! Kids welcome.

22 Alden, Provincetown, MA, 02657
617 276-4276
A’Lure’N – two North Truro summer rental apartments with private beach on the Cape Cod Bay right on the water, is ideal summer rental for sunning, swimming, sailing and relaxing with a beautiful view of the water. Both apartments have a picnic table and gas grill right on the deck, fully equipped kitchen, TV, comfortable couches in the living area; both places are immaculately clean. We are only a few minutes away from a wide selection of Provincetown restaurants, shops, the National Seashore, whale watching boats, night life, fishing, boating, biking, hiking, tennis, and the golf course. You may anchor your boat right in front of our house. We are located on Shore Road, Route 6A, Beach Point, North Truro with private beach on Cape Cod Bay, a mile and a half from historic Provincetown with many shops, restaurants, galleries and rich entertainment. Shuttle buses available for transportation to Ptown. Sorry, no pets.
542 Shore Road, North Truro, MA, 02652
508 487-2130, 781 729-3732
Twenty Summers is a nonprofit arts organization in Provincetown, founded to foster public engagement with art and artists and to honor the legacy of art in Provincetown. From mid-May to mid-June each year, Twenty Summers hosts a month-long series open to the public, featuring concerts and conversations and more, in the restored historic Hawthorne Barn. During this time the barn also becomes home to weekly artists in residence who use the barn’s space as it was originally intended — to create art.
The Hawthorne Barn, 29 Miller Hill Road, P.O. Box 864, Provincetown, MA, 02657
508 812-0278
SellMyTimeshareNow.com offers timeshare vacation properties for sale at some of Provincetown’s most fantastic resorts! If you love Provincetown and look forward to visiting every year or live here and want to enjoy great resort benefits like pools, jacuzzis, beaches, and tennis courts, choosing to buy a Provincetown timeshare for sale may be the perfect option for you and your family. Contact us for free information on how a luxury suite at a resort like Eastwood at Provincetown can be yours for a low price.
Provincetown, MA, 02657
603 516-0200, 877 815-4227
You’ll be thrilled at the sight of the great whales of North Atlantic: Humpback, Finback, Minke, Right and Pilot whales. A first class on the water experience narrated by our talented naturalists who provide exciting commentary about each marine habitat and species you may encounter on the trip. Food, beverage and bar service available on board. Our boats ensure optimal comfort and enjoyment for all passengers. Departs daily at noon daily in July and August. Tickets can be purchased online at captjohn.com or visit us at our ticket booth on MacMillan Wharf.
10 Town Wharf, Plymouth, MA, 02360
508 746-2643
Open 7 days, 7am-8pm Bike Shack Rentals include: a map of Province Lands & Truro Bike Trails, lock, helmet, basket, rear rack, front and rear lights. Every BIKE SHACK rental bike is thoroughly inspected before being issued to the customer and if necessary re-tuned on return guaranteeing flawless performance. We want you to thoroughly enjoy your bike experience. We are closest to the trails & we offer free parking on first come first serve basis.

Our in-house mechanics are the owners Liz & Steve. Liz attended the United Bike Institute and Steve who has been working on bikes for over 25 years challenges you to bring in your troubled bike to see what we can do for you at a very reasonable price. No repairs are too big or too small. We stock a variety of tubes, tires, wheels and many bicycle parts and accessories. If we don’t have the part we can order it and have it within 2 days.

We sell the best ebikes that are on the market today. We rent Mountain Bikes, Comfort Hybrid Bikes, Beach Cruisers, Off Road, On Road, Child Trailers, Dog Trailers, Tag-Alongs, in various sizes for adults & children. Come in and see our line of high-end sunglasses: Tifosi, Smith, Sun Cloud & Smith at 20% off. We welcome your business and know you will be happy you came here.

63 Shank Painter Road, Provincetown, MA, 02657
978 660-7183

Cape Cod Light

In Truro, Massachusetts, on a bluff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Highland Light was the first lighthouse on Cape Cod. Erected in 1797, Highland Light, also known as Cape Cod Light, has warned seafarers for over 200 years of the treacherous coastline along outer Cape Cod. Highland Light offers tours of the Lighthouse tower, exhibits and Keeper’s Shop. The Keeper’s shop carries a selection of gifts, postcards, books and apparel so you can remember your visit to Cape Cod’s first Lighthouse. TOWER CLIMBS: Please note: There is a 48” height restriction to climb the tower. The Lighthouse and Keeper’s Shop are open from Mid-April until the end of October. Please check the website for open times. www.highlandlighthouse.org

Operating Hours:

April 13 through May 10
Lighthouse Climbs: 12 PM to 4 PM
Keeper’s Shop: 12 PM to 4 PM
Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays

May 11 through May 24 DAILY
Lighthouse Climbs: 12 PM to 4 PM
Keeper’s Shop: 12 PM to 4 PM

May 25 through September 2 DAILY
Lighthouse Climbs: 10 AM to 5 PM
Keeper’s Shop: 10 AM to 5 PM

September 3 through October 14 DAILY
Lighthouse Climbs: 10 AM to 5 PM Last climb goes up at 4:30 PM
Keeper’s Shop: 10 AM to 5 PM

Must be 48″ tall to climb.

27 Highland Light Road, North Truro, MA, 02652
508 487-1121
The Pilgrim Monument commemorates the first landing of the Mayflower Pilgrims in 1620 in Provincetown Harbor where they wrote and signed the Mayflower Compact, the first written declaration of a democratic commonwealth.

At 252-feet, 7.5 inches tall and 353 feet above sea level, it is the tallest all-granite structure in the U.S. and includes 60 ramps and 116 steps.

The Monument is designed to resemble Torre Del Mangia, a 14th century tower in Siena, Italy, and is of the Italian Renaissance order of architecture.

The Museum collects, preserves, interprets, researches, exhibits, and publishes archival historical materials and exhibit materials depicting important events of Provincetown history.

1 High Pole Hill Road, Provincetown, MA, 02657-1406
508 487-1310
The freshest seafood, foot long hotdogs, homemade soups. A favorite spot for visitors and residents! Take out or eat in on our porch with outdoor seating.
309 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA, 02657
508 487-7434
The Blue Sea Motel has unsurpassed views of Provincetown Harbor and Cape Cod Bay.
696 Shore Road, Route 6A, North Truro, MA 02652; PO Box 537, Provincetown, MA 02657
888 768-7666, 508 487-1041