Captain Farris House

Bedroom with rod iron four-post canopy bed with white bedding, light colored wooden desk and chair in the corner, hardwood floors, peach floral wallpaper with peach drapery

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Romantic Cape Cod Accommodations

Imagine your perfect Cape Cod getaway… A walk along the sandy shores, hiking or biking the many nature trails, taking in a breath-taking sunset. You may want to savor the delectable delights at a farm-to-table restaurant or enjoy a bowl of clam chowder or a lobster roll at a casual seaside stop! No matter how you’d like to spend your time on Cape Cod, it’s crucial that you feel that you’re returning to your home base on the Cape to relax and enjoy your evening.

The Captain Farris House is your home away from home on Cape Cod. After a busy day of exploring, return to our B&B, where the aroma of freshly baked goodies greets you as you step inside. From the moment you walk through the door, you will have an “exhale moment” — letting out a deep breath as you feel life’s distractions melt away. Our rooms and suites are designed for your complete comfort and relaxation.

Browse our charming accommodations below and begin planning your Cape Cod retreat.


A Cape Cod Bed & Breakfast that Offers Comfort and Elegance

You are looking for accommodations that are not only comfortable but offer you luxurious amenities that take you away from your daily grind….a place you are happy to return to after an active day exploring the Cape. Unwind in the soaking tub or take a hot shower in one of our spa showers. Wrap yourself in one of the plush kimono robes or sit on the outside balcony and have a glass of wine before heading off to dinner. After your day’s adventures, you’ll look forward to returning to your luxurious accommodations for a restful sleep, dreaming of the experiences that await you the next day!

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The Captain Farris House prides itself on being one of the top places for a relaxing getaway to stay on Cape Cod. It’s conveniently located in the historic Bass River Village in South Yarmouth, the perfect destination for a relaxing retreat, a girlfriend getaway, family/friend reunions, or family trips (with children ages 14 and up). Our rooms are double occupancy except for the Elisha Jenkins suite, our two-bedroom suite, which can sleep up to four guests. children ages 14 and up.

So that our guests may enjoy our peaceful and romantic surroundings, we limit bookings for more than 3 rooms for one party or entire house rentals during the high season (June – September).

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Explore our four spacious luxury suites if you’d like to spread out and have additional room to enjoy during your next getaway. These well-appointed suites will provide you with everything you need to have the ultimate Cape Cod getaway.

Bedroom with ornate dark wood four post bed with white bedding, wooden nightstands with iron lamps, blue and tan striped wallpaper, and light gray carpeting

Phoebe White Suite

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Bedroom with white and light blue bedding, upholstered vintage chair, and light wooden antique dresser with lamp, mirror, and vase full of flowers on top

Elisha Jenkins Suite

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Bedroom with cream colored walls and light colored carpeting, dark wooden furntiture, white, tan, and light blue bedding, and sconce lamps attached to the wall

The Irma Farris Suite

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Bedroom with light tan walls and light colored carpeting, dark wood furniture, white bedding, and sconce lamps attached to the wall

The Captain Farris Suite

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Explore our six beautiful guest rooms on Cape Cod to stay in on your next getaway. These rooms offer you the comfort and luxury you need to fully relax and feel at home during your Cape Cod getaway.

Bedroom with rod iron four-post canopy bed with white bedding, light colored wooden desk and chair in the corner, hardwood floors, peach floral wallpaper with peach drapery

Captain’s Quarters

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Bedroom with dark wooden furniture, rod iron bed with white bedding, wooden nightstands, yellow walls, light colored carpeting, and salmon colored drapery

Reuben’s Room

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Bedroom with light mint walls and light colored carpeting, light wooden headboard with white and floral linens, rod iron bench with mint colored cushion, and light wooden nighttables with lamps

Bray’s Retreat

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Bedroom with dark wooden furniture, cream and yellow bedding, ornate wooden love seat with blue upholstery, and sheer curtains

Davis Room

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Large dark wooden four post bed with white bedding, stool, large burning fireplace with wooden mantel, and upholstered chair with wooden legs

Aunt Liddy’s Room

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Bedroom with cream painted rod iron bed with floral and white bedding, sconce lamps attached to wall, burning fireplace with wooden mantel painted white, and upholstered chair and loveseat

Russell’s Hideaway

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Room Amenities

Breakfast is a unique experience at the Captain Farris House. Imagine waking up to the aroma of a freshly made breakfast each morning. You will be seated at your table for two in one of our elegant, sun-filled dining rooms. Enjoy a two-course gourmet breakfast made fresh daily with locally sourced ingredients. Breakfasts alternate between sweet and savory offerings, always prepared with your dietary needs in mind. Gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options are offered upon request. Our seasonal entrees are always paired with fresh fruit for a healthy and deliciously balanced meal. Nothing says “good morning” better than breakfast at the Captain Farris House! You are now ready to have a fun-filled adventure on the Cape.

Along with a delightful morning meal, all accommodations include:

  • Afternoon tea and freshly-baked treats
  • Large, private bathrooms, most with soaking tubs
  • TV with DVD player and in-house DVD library
  • Complimentary popcorn and soft drinks
  • Individual heat controls and air-conditioners
  • Plush bathrobes, hair dryers, iron, and ironing board
  • Fine bath amenities
  • In-room flowers & fine sweet treats
  • Luxurious linens
  • Lots of fluffy towels
  • Beach chairs and beach towels available
  • Wi-Fi access
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Property Accessiblity Features

Our home is a historic Greek Revival Sea Captain’s home, built in the 1840s. Consistent with the prevailing architectural norms, the inn has stairs outside and within the building and does not have an elevator. Certain features may provide complications for wheelchair access and may restrict some guests depending on physical abilities. We will do our best to communicate accessibility specifics when details are requested. Please do not hesitate to call and ask if clarification is needed.

  • 4 steps provide access to the front porch, one step into the main foyer.
  • 2 steps provide access to the back door, with one step into the inn
  • Access to 5 rooms requires the use of stairs. The inn does not have an elevator.
  • All rooms, except two, have a whirlpool tub with a shower combination. There are railings in the bathrooms, but these bathrooms may not be suitable for Guests with disabilities given the whirlpool tub.
  • We have two rooms (Reuben’s Room, Captain’s Quarters) on the first floor of the inn that has a walk-in shower with railings that may be suitable for guests with some disabilities not requiring wheelchair access, based on availability.
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