The Carriage House Inn

Select Registry member since 2019
Cape Cod’s Premier Chef-Owned Inn Newly Restored in a Walk to Town and Harbor location.
407 Old Harbor Rd Chatham MA 02633
The Carriage House Inn
Carriage House Front Exterior
Carriage House Back Yard
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Built by Sea Captain Isaac H. Loveland in 1850, we are located in Cape Cod’s premier vacation destination, the upscale yet quaint New England fishing village of Chatham, Massachusetts. Our Inn is a Fodor's Award Winner for Top Adults-Only Inn on the Cape and a TripAdvisor Cape Cod Top 10 B&B, which our guests rave sets the bar for style and service on the Cape. Our historic inn is now uniquely Professional Chef-owned and earns high praise for its artisan locally sourced 3-course menus, gluten-free options, French pastries and unmatched personalized trip planning concierge services to make an exceptional stay reminiscent of the best European guesthouses. Chef Peter has trained in France & Switzerland and managed fine inn, bakery and restaurant pastry menus for over 30 years.  Our Inn is ideally located at the top of the dramatic Shore Road Mansions Row, just 7/10th mile from the Village center with amazing year round shopping, spas, white sand beaches and dining. We are a short stroll to the nearest sandy shore, the Chatham Fish Pier, and dozens of dining options. The Inn has been beautifully updated in 2018 & 2019 blending spacious manicured grounds, period 18th C. antique furnishings and folk art, graceful interiors, beautiful modern guestrooms with many newly renovated baths, and personalized concierge services to ensure an exceptional visit to the Cape. Enjoy the wonderfully detailed rooms in the Main House with sun decks and private entrances or relax in the large 1890 Carriage House rooms beside your fireplace and enjoy your new private sitting gardens.  Let us help plan your daily itinerary including boating, deep-sea fishing, kayaking, whale-watching, Cape Cod Rail Trail cycling, National Seashore hiking, and day trips to Provincetown, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard, all within easy reach.


Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service, LGBT Friendly, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services,

Food & Wine

A highlight of your stay is our Professional Chef- prepared complimentary multi-course artisan breakfast and our afternoon Signature pastries, tea and wine. Breakfast is served leisurely from 8am-10am at your private table in your choice of the newly renovated sun porch, our antique Captain’s dining parlor, or on our beautiful new outdoor patio surrounded by Blue Hydrangeas and refreshing ocean breezes. Chef Peter’s 30 years of culinary adventures in the finest 5-Star inns, bakeries, yachts and homes will delight your morning palate! Start with a rich cup of Chatham’s finest local coffee roaster, The Art of Coffee®, with an exceptional seasonal blend. An artfully prepared fruit starter along with an indulgent pastry begins your repast, followed by one of our signature breakfast entrées alternating daily from delicately sweet to satisfyingly savory selections, as well as daily eggs any style. We always offer delicious choices made to order for any dietary preference. Our Inn has become famous for its low-sugar and gluten-free deliciously prepared options, using locally-sourced ingredients and herbs from our own gardens and local farmers markets!

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Restaurant on Premises: No

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Flexible Times

Pub/Tavern on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Snacks , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea

Rooms & Suites

Our King Room Amenities include: Luxurious new Ethan Allen beds with Stearns & Foster Mattresses, Large Gas fireplaces, Private entrances, Private outdoor garden sitting areas, Private en-suite bathrooms with walk-in glass showers, Flat Panel TVs with Cable, Blow dryers, Individually controlled heat and A/C, Ceiling fans, Luxurious 600-thread count cotton linens with the comfort of triple sheeting, Plush bath towels, Indulgent cotton waffle weave robes and complementary slippers, Exclusive Parisian bath amenities & Jo Malone® room sprays, Local handmade Chatham Candy Manor® Welcome Chocolates, Free new High Speed Wi-Fi, Personal Keurig® Machine with Starbucks® Coffee & Novus® Tea, Complimentary bottled waters, Iron and ironing boards, Turkish Beach towels and chairs, and Use of the Guests Only Lounge

# of Rooms: 6

Beds: Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Cable TV

Handicap Accessible: Not handicap accessible due to historic nature of property

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Laundry Service, Private Deck, Private Entrance, Refrigerator

Guest Services

There is always plenty to do in Chatham and on the Outer Cape, whether you want to explore onshore or offshore. Let us help you plan your daily itinerary for the quintessential Cape Cod & Islands Experience. As a guest of the Inn, our Personal Concierge Desk can arrange your preferred activities for you-- either upon arrival at the Inn or well in advance. We recommend you plan for at least 3 full days of sightseeing and day trips as the Cape has so much to see and do. Full details on recommended day trips and excursions and other activities are provided with your reservation confirmation and detailed guides and local maps are also provided. We also ensure our guests have the best spa and dining recommendations and we make any desired reservations for you.

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: OnSite, Business Hours

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service, LGBT Friendly, Wine/Spirits Available, Concierge Services

Location Type

Location Type: Small Town/Village, Coastal


We are an Award Winning Adults Only & Non-Smoking Inn. Children must be 16 or older. We have a 2-Night Minimum Stay off season and 3-Night Minimum Stay in Summer & early Fall. Two person maximum occupancy. Check in is from 3-6PM unless prior arrangements are made. A 50% deposit is required at booking or a 100% deposit for stays of 3 days or less. Free onsite parking but no trucks can be accommodated.

Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season

Pet-Friendly: No

Innkeeper's Pets: Outside Only

Smoking Policy: Smoke Free

Family Friendly: No