Where To Stay In Provincetown, Massachusetts - Updated 2022

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A seaside town on the northern tip of Cape Cod, Provincetown is a popular summer destination that boasts many pristine beaches. It also features numerous art galleries, world-class restaurants, and specialty shops. Known for a thriving and vibrant nightlife, you’ll experience an evening like no other with the best Commercial Street has to offer: your choice of cabarets, bars, and clubs. This borough is a hub for artists and creative professionals, and is also known for being LGBTQ-friendly. If you’re visiting this great town and you need a comfortable place to stay, read on, and discover our list of where to stay in Provincetown, Massachusetts.


1. The Masthead Resort (from USD 143)

Located on the harbor of Provincetown, The Masthead Resort features 138 m (0.09 mi) of private beach, with a sundeck that runs along the area. The resort offers standard rooms and cottages, both with an excellent view of the bay. Each accommodation is equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffeemaker, as well as free Wi-Fi and cable television. Other facilities you and your family may enjoy during your stay include barbecue facilities and a large picnic area. When you book with this property, you’ll be near some of the city’s attractions, including the Pilgrim Monument, Commercial Street, and the Provincetown Art Association and Museum.

The Masthead Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 31-41 Commercial Street
Accommodates: 6

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services

2. Brass Key Guesthouse Adults Only (from USD 230)

A gorgeous, luxuriously appointed guesthouse accommodation, Brass Key is an adult-only resort that offers elegant and cozy living quarters. Each room has an en suite bathroom with free eco-friendly toiletries for each guest. It is also equipped with flat-screen TVs and DVD players, so you can borrow from a library collection of DVDs. This property features a well-manicured lawn and a swimming pool. Every morning before you head out, you can partake of a hot continental breakfast, including pancakes and eggs. In the evenings when it’s time to relax, you can enjoy some wine and cheese. This location is also close to landmarks such as Pilgrim Monument and Commercial Street.

Brass Key Guesthouse Adults Only

Wifi Available

Address: 67 Bradford Street
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Newspapers Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

Vacation Rentals

3. Revere Guest House (from USD 124)

Built in the year 1830, Revere Guest House was originally a fisherman’s house that was later turned into a vacation rental. This accommodation offers cozy rooms with private bathrooms, and some guest rooms contain special features, like a spa bath or a fireplace. Another thing to love about the property is its lush gardens, which you’re free to enjoy along with other guests. Moreover, the location is close to many points of interest around town, including Pilgrim Monument and Whydah Pirate Shipwreck Museum.

Revere Guest House

Wifi Available

Address: 14 Court Street
Accommodates: 8

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Internet services Heating WiFi Available Free WiFi

4. Snug Cottage (from USD 229)

If you’re looking for an accommodation with character, then you need to book a room at Snug Cottage. This is a historic bed and breakfast that was built in 1825. It offers individually decorated rooms furnished with elegant wallpapers, and contain beautiful furniture and charming decors. Each room here features a fireplace, a seating area, and an en suite bathroom with luxury toiletries. Breakfast will not be one of your worries when you stay here, because a breakfast buffet is offered every morning.

Snug Cottage

Wifi Available

Address: 178 Bradford Street
Accommodates: 2

Parking Tennis court Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Free parking Internet services Karaoke

5. Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa (from USD 149)

Located 0.5 km (0.31 mi) away from the beach, Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa is a charming bed and breakfast that features individually decorated rooms. Each suite contains a beautiful bed, a flat-screen television, a refrigerator, and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms boast a fireplace or a spa bath. The property also has an on-site spa with a Turkish bath, a hydro-jet hot tub, and two Finnish saunas for your enjoyment. You can even request for a massage service, and all guests are provided with daily complimentary breakfast in the morning. A five-minute walk will take you to Pilgrim Monument and Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch.

Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 12-14 Johnson Street
Accommodates: 2

Parking Sauna Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Breakfast in the room

6. Gifford House Inn (from USD 78)

A centrally located accommodation, Gifford House Inn is close to the Provincetown city center, making a lot of restaurants and shops easily accessible from the property. It offers comfortable rooms with an en suite bathroom, and select rooms even have a great view of the water. Perks of staying at this bed and breakfast include free wi-fi, a complimentary breakfast, and free entrance to their on-site dance club. But if you prefer a quieter evening, they have a garden where you can relax. You can even play a game of billiards or darts with friends or loved ones.

Gifford House Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 9 Carver Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking

7. Beaconlight Guest House (from USD 168)

Featuring a rooftop sun terrace, Beaconlight Guest House will give you an uninterrupted view of Provincetown and Cape Cod Bay. The property is located in the heart of the city and is only a 10-minute walk away from a great whale-watching spot. The accommodation itself offers brightly colored rooms with charming decor. Each guest suite is equipped with an en suite bathroom, flat-screen television with a DVD player, and a refrigerator. The guest house also comes with an outdoor bathtub which you’re free to use, and a flower garden where you can enjoy the morning sun.

Beaconlight Guest House

Wifi Available

Address: 12 Winthrop Street
Accommodates: 2

Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Internet services Hot tub/jacuzzi Heating Luggage storage


8. Charming studio apartment in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 105)

Are you looking for affordable accommodation for your small group? If so, this one-bedroom studio apartment with an open floor plan is ideal for you, as it can sleep up to four people. There’s a spacious living area, where you can bond with friends and family, a kitchen with a mini-refrigerator, a microwave where you can reheat food, and a parking area. The property has a yard with barbecue facilities that you’re free to use without any additional fees. This location is only a five-minute bike ride away from Commercial Street.

Tea House of the August Moon
Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States
330 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great wi-fi and cable
the bed was comfortable and the clawfoot tub was a nice luxury
the apartment was clean and lived up to the photos and description
the apartment was clean stocked with amenities and was very comfortable
we had everything we needed and the bed was comfortable
very clean and serene
super clean and quiet
everything was clean and he had paper towels tissues dishes shampoo and conditioner
sparkling clean interesting property very quiet neighborhood
the place was clean and nicely decorated
our host was attentive and there are some lovely touches in this peaceful space
although we didn’t get to meet dougie he was friendly and quick with messages
great location and a great host to deal with
great price great host great place convenient to everything
the location is in a cute neighborhood close to downtown provincetown
dougie's place is great location in provincetown walking distance to commercial street
excellent location and great price
wonderful apartment in a terrific location
really neat unique place pretty easy walk to town
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9. Clean studio in the heart of downtown

If you want a holiday home that is centrally located, but also away from the noise of the city, then this newly renovated studio is the one for you. It’s in the center of town, tucked in a private alley on Commercial Street. There are plenty of restaurants, shops, and popular nightspots nearby. This Airbnb vacation rental is cozy and comes with all the essentials and modern conveniences you’ll need on your stay, including a functional kitchen, a workspace, a coffee maker, and more. Guests are also free to borrow bikes to explore the town.

Studio Downtown on Commercial St. Just Renovated
Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States
212 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Cozy apartment with a view (from USD 125)

A lovely apartment on the third floor with a spectacular view of Provincetown Harbor and Commercial Street, this one-bedroom Airbnb home can accommodate up to two guests, perfect for a couple or two friends. There is an open living space with a kitchen, a dining and sitting area. Just below the apartment is Purple Feather Cafe, where you can grab a bite to eat and a cup of coffee for breakfast. During warmer months, there is a shared rooftop deck, where you can relax while taking in a beautiful view of the town.

Cozy 3rd Floor Apartment with a View
Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States
256 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is cozy with all the amenities and nice touches
cozy place with great amenities
it’s nice and cozy with a lot of extra blankets and pillows
nice bathroom comfortable queen bed frig stove coffee maker
the apartment had air conditioning was clean and exactly as described
clean and comfortable
the apartment was very clean and nicely decorated
the apartment was very clean and nicely renovated
check in was easy the place was spotlessly clean and communication was excellent
clean cosy and convenient for a stay in provincetown
really helpful host
host was very responsive to any questions we had
peter was a perfect host
peter was a great host
peter was a great host
fantastic location and a really cute apartment
the location is great
amazing location easy to walk to nearly everything
perfect location right in the middle of town
which is super close to everything
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Get to know Provincetown

Visit this town by the water and get to know its history by exploring historical sites and attractions such as Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum. While you’re here, remember to try out some of the local restaurants, and consider buying local products for souvenirs. You’ll find many great options for accommodations in this borough, from resorts by the water to cozy apartments in quiet neighborhoods. Consider one of these great options in Provincetown, Massachusetts, before booking your accommodation.

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