December  2008
Volume 1- 4

Welcome to our  Spring 2009 Offerings! We have Savings, Packages, Home Tours & Recipes all for you to Enjoy!!

Come and stay with us during the month of April and May and enjoy some special offers fun packages just for you! The following is a discount off our "winter rates" and a great savings for you!

Mid Week Spring Savings
April 1 , 2009 - April 17 & May 1- May 14, 2009

During the month of April & May, Sunday through Thursday, stay in our lovely Carriage House or Main House Rooms, Carriage House Rooms come complete with fireplaces, private entrances, and DVD players. All rooms feature DVD players, movies, private baths, coffee makers, and individual climate control heat and AC. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast, walk the beach and shop in our boutiques.

Your Package Includes:

  • Stay two nights & receive 5% off
  • Stay three nights & receive 10% off

You must mention this special when making your reservation. Package is not available on Holidays.

The Whales are Back in Record Numbers! Book your Pacakge By April 11, 2009  & Receive a Complimentary Bottle of Champagne or White Wine   specials packages carriage house inn cape cod massachusetts

Whale Watching Excursion  April 11, 2009- May 7, 2009

You will be amazed and awed at the sighting of a 40 ton whale on the bow of your boat. The whale watch will take you to Stellwagen Bank which is the center of the whale feeding grounds in Massachusetts Bay, just 6 miles from Provincetown. We make all the arrangements for you.

Your Package Includes:

  • 2 nights lodging at the Inn
  • 2 adult tickets on the Whale Boat ($68 value)
  • 3 hour trip/leaves from Provincetown
  • Daily Gourmet Breakfast

Main House rooms 1 & 2 $328* *room 3 $348*

Carriage House $388*
*prices do not include tax or gratuity

16th Annual Cape Cod Maritime Days Festival May 2009 May 1-31, 2009

Enjoy a month-long celebration of Cape Cod's rich maritime history! Lighthouse & walking tours, nautical art exhibits and lectures on maritime lore, boat-building exhibits, kayaking excursions, and the Annual Cape Cod Maritime Festival on Hyannis waterfront on May 18. More information and a schedule of events:



 The New York Times

NY Times Article on Cape Cod & The Carriage House Inn, March 6, 2009

The Carriage House Inn was recently delighted and honored  to be the only Bed and Breakfast highlighted in a recent aritcle in the "Weekend Escapes Section" of the New York Times News Paper on Cape Cod. To read the entire aricle go to home page and click on the NY Times Logo, additionally the article has a great photo of Chatham's Lighthouse Beach, summer is right around the corner-make your reservations today!


HGTV's Announces "Cape Cod in the Top 10 Romantic Places to Live" John C. Ricotta to Offer Weekly Real Estate Tours of Cape Cod Homes for Guests of the Carriage House Inn

HGTV recently announced Cape Cod as the 3rd most romantic destination in the USA to reside! With that in mind, and for those of us who like to dream, the Carriage House Inn and John C. Ricotta  Real Estate offices in Chahtam will be offering guests of the Carriage House Inn beach house tours, see any property from a tiny cottage to an expansive shorefront home with no all the fun and no pressure to buy!

Along with home tours of all the gorgeous real estate we are proud partners of the Baby Boomer By the Sea Retirement Weekend! We held our first annual retirement weekend this past January and it was a big hit. We had a full Inn, toured beach houses, listened to a renown speaker, Bill Roiter, an expert on planning a successful retirement, and our guests enjoyed two cocktail parties, the Saturday night event was hosted in a  fabulous home that was on the market and offered all the amenities of the perfect beach home! Make your reservation today for our January 2010 seminar, and start making the retirement dream a reality! See our overnight package page for dates and prices for next January!


Orange Cardommon Baked French Toast

This is a wonderful Spring Brunch Recipe! We hope your friends and family enjoy it! Call us and let us know if it was a hit for your crowd.....

1 ¼ cups orange marmalade

French or egg bread sliced 1 inch thick (enough to fit snuggly in one layer in bottom of baking dish)

1 ¼ cups whole milk

¾ cup whipping cream

½ cup sugar

6 large eggs

1 ¼ tsp ground cardamom

1 tsp grated orange peel OR ¼ tsp orange oil*

Butter or spray a 15x10 glass or ceramic baking dish. Fit bread snuggly in one layer in baking dish. You may have to cut pieces to fit. Spread marmalade evenly over top side of each bread slice. Whisk milk, whipping cream, sugar, eggs, cardamom and orange oil together in large bowl. Pour custard over bread. Let stand at least 1 hour or cover and refrigerate overnight. Serves 6

*Orange Oil can be purchased at Williams Sonoma or  through the Baker's Catalogue

Pre heat oven to 350°. Bake French toast, uncovered, until puffed and golden brown, about 50 minutes.

 Call us at 508-945-4688 to make your reservations today or go to our website for more information