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Cape Cod Lodging InformationWalkway to the dunes wooden walkway extends over marshland toward the distant dunes and ocean In Sandwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Walkway to the dunes wooden walkway extends over marshland toward the distant dunes and ocean In Sandwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts,

Incorporated in 1639, Sandwich is the oldest town on Cape Cod. It is located on both sides of the Cape Cod Canal with the majority of its population and land mass on the southerly side of the canal. Sandwich is a mostly residential community with a winter populationconsiderably smaller than the population during the warm summer. Residents feel that its charm and uniqueness combined with its ideal location make Sandwich a very attractive place both to live and visit. Sandwich’s beaches along Cape Cod Bay stretch for miles and provide a wonderful view on a clear d

ay of the many vessels that pass through on their way to or from the Boston area. Commercial fishermen and lobstermen can be seen daily from the docks at the Sandwich Marina, the only harbor along the canal. Not too far from the marina is historic Sandwich Village which is a world renowned tourist destination, providing a glimpse into New England’s rich colonial history. Heritage Plantation, Sandwich Glass Museum, the Thornton Burgess Museum, Hoxie House (the oldest house on Cape Cod), Daniel Webster Inn, Dexter Grist Mill and various art galleries, rare book and antique stores are some examples of the attractions which bring visitors to Sandwich from all across New England and the world.

Town Location

Southeastern Massachusetts at the beginning of Cape Cod. Bordered by Cape Cod Bay on the north, Barnstable on the east, Falmouth and Mashpee on the south, and Bourne on the west. Sandwich is 15 miles west of Hyannis; 57 miles southeast of Boston; 61 miles east of Providence, Rhode Island; and 238 miles from New York City. Town offices are located at 130 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563. The main number is 508-888-5144.

Name Address Telephone Town/Village Description
Shawme-Crowell State Forest Rte. 130 508 888-0351 Sandwich over 285 sites in a wooded setting + more than 15 miles of roads and trails provide hiking and equestrian access to over 700 acres of pitch pine and scrub oak landscape
The Hookie Sandwich Marina 508-783-8505 Sandwich Fishing charter - Striped Bass, Bluefish, Shark, Codfish, Bluefin Tuna
The One Shot Sandwich Marina 508-833-3500 Sandwich Fishing Cape Cod Bay for Bass, Blues, Tuna & Cod
The Ridge Club 70 Country Club Road 508-428-6800 Sandwich Designed to challenge golfers of all skill levels, the par 71 course provides a truly extraordinary golfing experience for everyone.
Thornton Burgess Society 6 Discovery Hill Road 508-888-6870 East Sandwich Over 170 books and 15,000 stories by Burgess chronicle the tales of Peter Rabbit and his animal friends + Greenbriar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen, including its beautiful wildflower gardens, nature trails and gift shop
Wing Fort House Spring Hill Rd. 508-759-6000 Sandwich No Description Available
Yesteryears Doll Museum Main Street 508-888-1711 Sandwich No Description Available
 
 
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