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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This was our first experience with a B&B. Sue and Dan were great and very welcoming. They gave us ideas for dinner, great conversation during breakfast along with a great meal, and made us feel at home. The room was clean and quite comfortable. As for location, we had no trouble getting to other areas on the Cape, whether restaurants,...

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Dan E, Owner at The Tern Inn, responded to this review

What a great time was had! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Next time will be a blast! Thanks for your kind words. See you soon.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is a delightful find with charming and welcoming owners, Dan and Sue. We stayed in the Carriage House! The room was comfortable and immaculately clean. It is in a quiet location and a short walk to Pleasant Street beach. It is just a few minutes drive to downtown Harwich Port. The grounds are lovely and you can see that...

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Dan E, Owner at The Tern Inn, responded to this review

Those blueberry pancakes do it every time! Thanks for your kind words. Please come and stay with us again soon!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Our family of four stayed for a 2 night stay during Memorial Day week end. After reading several reviews on Trip Advisor before our trip, my wife was confident that we would have a good stay. We had a great stay, enjoyed everything The Tern Inn has to offer. We had the pleasure to get to know Dan and Sue,...

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Dan E, Manager at The Tern Inn, responded to this review

We enjoyed getting to know your wonderful family. It was fun playing my guitar on the patio for L.... and my wife Sue. I could tell from the 35 seconds that E.... played our piano that she is quite the concert pianist. Can't wait for your next visit. It will be family jam central!

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The Tern Inn has just enough of everything - comfortable beds , and spacious , very clean rooms, with delicious breakfasts cooked each morning by Dan. His blueberry pancakes are "to die for" and Sue's oatmeal porridge served up with walnuts , cranberries and raisins is sublime. Innkeepers Dan and Sue went out of their way to make us feel...

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Holliston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We went to the Cape for a summer vacation, hoping to take in the local flavor and get some well-deserved rest....it was everything we hoped and more! The inn keepers, Dan and Sue are the most charming couple who made us feel so welcome. The Inn is quiet, clean, with delicious breakfasts served up with lively conversation and a lot...

Thank Jill A
Waltham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

The Tern Inn is a beautiful bed and breakfast. The innkeepers, Dan & Sue, are wonderful & welcoming. Breakfast was delicious. We have absolutely no complaints!! The property is well maintained and cared for. We ended up booking a week next summer!!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 February 2016

The innkeepers, Sue and Dan, demonstrated the utmost kindness, care, and attention to detail during our stay at the Tern Inn. The food they made/set out for breakfast was great, and they were accommodating to unique needs of ours. Our rooms were very comfortable, nice and contained everything we needed. Our family all together are completely behind this glowing review...

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Clifton Park, NY
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We stayed at the Tern Inn over New Year's weekend. Sue and Dan are wonderful hosts who treat you like old friends. They are gracious and are pleased to meet your needs. Our room was cozy and immaculately clean. The beds were so comfortable! The dining room is a lovely room. Our breakfasts were delicious and cooked to order. Chef...

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Dobbs Ferry, New York
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We meant to write a review when we returned home from our Thanksgiving stay but as we were just talking about the week we booked for this summer we realized that we did not, so here it is. When the place we stayed in Chatham,for the past few years, closed we looked for another inn in the area. Luckily we...

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Dan E, Owner at The Tern Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kindness. Sue and I really enjoyed relaxing in our dining room, sipping coffee and talking with you. We are so glad you found us and look forward to your return visit. You guys are awesome!

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is a long overdue, but necessary review. We were guests at the Tern Inn mid-October 2015 for 2 nights while there for a wedding. Dan & Suzanne, the innkeepers and hosts, were awesome! The Inn is convenient and really felt like we were at the Cape, rather than a motel. While the accommodations were just fine and as expected...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A big thank you to our awesome guests for the great reviews they've posted on Trip Advisor! The Tern Inn is in the ideal central location on Cape Cod just a short drive to Provincetown, Chatham, Wellfleet or Hyannis. We have clean, updated rooms with new whisper quiet Mini Split Air Conditioning. We offer a great breakfast (included with a guest room stay) and are a short 1/2 mile walk to the beach. We are in a residential setting. On our 2 private acre property, there is our Main Inn which offers 2 guest rooms (each with private entrance and bath), our Carriage House building has 6 guest rooms (all with private baths). In the summer season we offer 6 terrific guest cottages which are each different from one another. The cottages are booked for a minimum of one week. They are fully equipped with complete kitchen, AC, color TV, and a variety of bedroom arrangements. Come to us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Tern Inn

Address: 91 Chase St, West Harwich, Harwich, MA 02671-1612
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Harwich > West Harwich
Price Range: RM717 - RM1,205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Tern Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had Room 8 which has 2 very comfortable queen beds. Nice to have a mini-fridge, microwave and Keurig Coffee Maker.”
 of 5 bubbles FPMT, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay a week and go for a private cottage!”
  • Watch the Cape Sunsets from your private patio
 of 5 bubbles Bartoz, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Ocean Room which was beautiful!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 411LisaF, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the main house have their own outside entries. Very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles kevinmQ1977UR, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Main House has larger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mawtaylor, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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