8 Great Gift Ideas From A Coastal Massachusetts B&B

Whether you’re looking to find a gift for someone who summers on Cape Cod or something special for a loved one, we’ve got lots of ideas for you. All of the following are items that you’ll find within easy reach of our Eastham, Massachusetts, B&B, and most can be ordered online, making shopping even easier!

A gold foil wrapped square package with gold cord and bow.Say Happy Holidays with a gorgeous holiday ornament from the Sandwich Glass Museum’s annual Glassblowers Christmas collection. Selection includes delicate teardrops, glass seahorses and other exquisite designs.
Sandwich Glass Museum
129 Main Street, Sandwich, MA
Hours: April 1 – December 30, open daily, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Know someone who loves fishing? Treat them to a day out at sea with the Rock Harbor Charter Service. The Orleans, MA, company offers full or half-day trips from May through October.
Rock Harbor, Orleans, MA
Price range: $160 – $800

Books are a favorite holiday gift and you can find a wonderful selection on Cape Cod history, novels, cookbooks, collectors’ editions, and more at two of the areas great little shops: Yellow Umbrella Books in Chatham or Main Street Books in Orleans. One favorite book to consider is Thoreau on Cape Cod: His Journeys and the Lost Maps—a classic read.
Yellow Umbrella Books
501 Main Street, Chatham, MA
Call for holiday hours

Main Street Books
46 Main Street, Orleans, MA
Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Sunday, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Three upcoming concerts by the Cape Symphony (in January, April, and May) would make a lovely gift. You can buy individual tickets or a gift certificate for all three.
744 West Main Street, Hyannis, MA

The Little Beach Gallery has works from more than 15 local and New England artists who are inspired by the ocean and beach. Included are glass, wood, silk, ceramics, hand-made jewelry, paintings, shell creations and more artistic works.
539 South Street, Hyannis, MA
Monday – Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Find a delightful variety of Cape Cod specialties at The Gift Barn here in Eastham, including luscious chocolate-covered cranberries, Cape Cod taffy, Cape Cod jigsaw puzzle, and more!
4180 A State Highway, North Eastham, MA
Open daily through Christmas Eve, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (closed December 19)

Bring a bit of the Cape home with a beautiful handcrafted lantern from The Nauset Lantern Shop. The shop makes more than 100 different copper, brass, and pewter lanterns in Colonial Early American designs.
52 Route 6A, Orleans, MA

And last, but certainly not least! Treat a loved one to a three-night stay at Whalewalk Inn—and save big! We’re having a One-Day Anniversary Special on December 14, 2017. Book a three-night minimum stay from April 5, 2018 to June 30, 2018 or from August 27, 2018 to November 30, 2018 and receive a 40% discount. Additional nights on the same reservation are 30% off. Book three nights from July 1, 2018 to August 26, 2018 (including July 4th) and receive 30% off, with additional nights on the same reservation at 20% off. Offer is good on reservations booked on Thursday, December 14, 2017 only (between 12:00 a.m. and 11:59 p.m.).* Call 508-265-0617 between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. or reserve online.

We’re also having a holiday sale on Whalewalk Inn gift certificates: 10% off on $100-$499; 15% off on $500-$999; 20% off on $1000 and up.

Happy shopping!


*Cannot be used on existing reservations. Direct bookings only. No travel agent discounts. Cannot be combined with any other offers, coupons, or third party gift certificates. Rates based on our Rack Rates of $230 to $425 per night depending on room.

Cancellation policy: Will only accept cancellations or change of dates 30 days prior to the date of arrival with a $100 processing fee. Anytime within the 30 days yourdeposit, less the $100 processing fee, will be refunded based on our ability tore-book the room. Travel Insurance is advised.


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