Here Are The Most Romantic Things to Do on Cape Cod

Are you dreaming of a getaway weekend with your special someone? If so, there’s no shortage of romantic things to do on Cape Cod. Our magnificent Massachusetts treasure boasts sandy beaches, adventurous biking trails, stunning galleries, delicious restaurants, charming shops, and more. Take a look at our recommendations below for fun date ideas and how to make the most of your visit!

If you’re looking for the best places to stay on Cape Cod for couples, look no further than the Captain Farris House. Our cozy rooms with Jacuzzis and indulgent packages (mentioned below!) are the perfect compliment to all the most romantic things to do on Cape Cod.

Our Favorite Romantic Things to Do on Cape Cod

two bikes at a honeymoon cottage on cape cod

Whether you’re visiting us to celebrate a honeymoon or simply for a weekend escape, discover the many romantic things to do on Cape Cod. For the most extensive resource on activities and attractions, consult our free Vacation Guide! You’ll never have a dull moment on your intimate getaway to The Captain Farris House.

Experience Together

What’s your idea of a fabulous romantic experience? Whether it’s an exciting bike ride together on the Cape Cod rail trail or horseback riding on the beach, there’s always a new experience waiting on the Cape. Perhaps you and your special someone would enjoy a cooking class together or a fabulous day trip to Provincetown. The possibilities for new experiences are endless!  

Dine Togetherthings to do on Cape Cod in the fall

Make your date night truly incredible by reserving a table at one of the most exceptional restaurants on Cape Cod. Each of these exceptional eateries offers a robust menu of excellently-seasoned cuisines, as well as a gorgeous selection of wine and brews. Whether you wish to dine at an upscale restaurant or a quaint cafe with a cozy ambiance, you’re sure to find the best place to suit any occasion!

Shop Together

Spend a lovely afternoon together shopping on the Cape. From charming boutiques to unique gift shops, there’s a place to visit around every corner of our scenic vacation destination. Make the quick drive to nearby Mashpee to discover the Mashpee Common Shops, which feature a directory of high-end boutiques, wonderful restaurants, and a premier theatre. Browse one of the many Cape Cod antique stores where you’re likely to see a few unusual treasures! Wherever you decide to stroll hand-in-hand, you’re sure to find the perfect memento to remember your trip.

Lounge Togethercouple on the beach in romantic cape cod

On a warm, sunny day on the Massachusetts coast, restore your soul on one of our area’s gorgeous beaches in Yarmouth, MA. Whether you choose to relax on the Nantucket Sound or the Cape Cod Bay, each of these sandy shorelines offers the ideal place to relax, read a book, or soak up the sun. Before heading to one of these peaceful paradises, ask us about our complimentary beach towels and chairs!

Tour Together

Whether you enjoy the great outdoors or the comforts of the indoors, Cape Cod offers an array of scenic locations for you to explore. One of our favorite places is the Heritage Museum and Gardens. This museum offers a wonderful art collection and manicured gardens, each of which brings together arts, history, horticulture, and education.

If you’re feeling more adventurous, climb aboard the Hyannis Ferry to the iconic Martha’s Vineyard for the day. Travel to the beloved destination and discover the lighthouses, peaceful green spaces, and wonderful sailing opportunities.

In addition to these two wonderful locations, here are some of our guests’ other favorite places to experience our coastal culture:Martha’s Vineyard day trip

Relax Together at the Captain Farris House

No romantic trip is complete without booking a room at one of the best places to stay on Cape Cod! After enjoying the most romantic things to do on Cape Cod, you’ll love relaxing at the luxurious Captain Farris House. Browse our charming selection of beautifully appointed suites and reserve the ideal accommodation for your couple’s retreat.

Each of our relaxing rooms features an abundance of natural light, antique furnishings, and a spa-like bathroom. Whether you are celebrating a milestone in your relationship or simply want to get away, enhance your stay with the Sweet Romance Package! This is the perfect addition to your trip. The package includes:

wine on the beach

  • A bottle of Champagne on ice (or a local Cape Cod vineyard wine)
  • Hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries
  • Silk rose petals adorning your bed
  • A half dozen roses
  • And a noon check out to enjoy it all a bit longer!

We can’t wait to host you and your special someone and hear all about your Cape Cod adventures!