The Governor Prence Inn, a charming Cape Cod Inn, is located in Historic Orleans, the gateway to the National Seashore, on five secluded acres of gardens and shady pines. Our in-town location, across the street from the Christmas Tree Shop, is within walking distance of numerous fine restaurants, shopping, galleries, and antique stores.
Orleans is an ideal spot for a Cape Cod vacation. The Rail Trail Bike Path runs directly behind the Inn. We are minutes from Skaket Beach on Cape Cod Bay, Nauset Beach on the Ocean, and famous Coast Guard Beach, which is rated one of America's top 20 Beaches. The Inn is close to the rotary and route 6 for a short drive to either Provincetown or Hyannis.
Attractions within walking distance including mini golf, restaurants, shops, boat rentals, and Orleans main street. There are also many attractions within easy driving distance. The Cape Cod National Seashore, with 27,000 acres of unspoiled beaches and trails is just minutes away. 6 golf courses are located within 20 minutes. Scenic Rock Harbor offers charter fishing, and Provincetown’s shops, restaurants and whale watching cruises are within 30 minutes. Charming Hyannis village is a great launching point for trips to Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard.