Welcome to the Winstead Inn & Beach Resort on Cape Cod
Best of Boston 2014
Winner Best Cape Cod Inn
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 mile and a half from the sea. All are treated to a gratis continental breakfast and afternoon treats.
- Boston Magazine
Your destination spot for a Cape Cod Vacation
Welcome to the Winstead Inn and Beach Resort in Harwich and Harwich Port, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. There are many reasons that make our town so special to so many generations; delight in the natural beauty, the thriving art and cultural pastimes, the fishing heritage and the fresh seafood offerings. We hope you enjoy your seashore experience and remember the Winstead in your planning.
Elegance in town
The Winstead Inn is situated in the village of Harwich in a residential area one block from the town center with easy access to the Cape Cod Rail Trail (for bicycling, jogging, and walking). The property consists of two buildings: the main building (with thirteen rooms and suites) and the Chandlery (originally a town store dating back to 1900) consisting of two units (Port and Starboard). A heated guest only outdoor pool with gardens as well as a patio area with fountain are available for your pleasure. The pool is open the Friday before Memorial Day thru Columbus Day. Guests staying at the Winstead Inn have full use of the amenities at the Beach House situated 1.5 miles south on Nantucket Sound. A private car runs for Village Inn guests to the Beach House during the high season.
And by the sea
The Beach House commands a spectacular beach front location with our exclusive guest only private stretch of Nantucket Sound, boasting the warmest of Cape Cod waters. Harwich Port Village is only a short scenic stroll to shopping and many various dining experiences. At this location you can truly park your car till it is time to leave. The ferry to Nantucket, as well as fishing and seal boats, are less than a half mile. Several golf courses and other amusements such as miniature golf, tennis, go carts and bumper boats are in the local area.