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Orleans Waterfront Inn - Orleans Inn: Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket Inn, MA

Orleans Waterfront InnOrleans, MA

The Orleans Waterfront Inn stands as a monument to the past of Orleans, Massachusetts, one of Cape Cod's most beautiful towns.  The town of Orleans location is found at the outer bend in the Elbow of Cape Cod, MA. The Inn is located on the water of the Orleans Town Cove an inlet to Nauset Harbor.

The Inn offers a waterfront hotel with 11 guest rooms, a waterfront restaurant with a dining room, an elegant tavern and a outdoor deck overlooking Town Cove.

The Orleans Inn is also a wonderful place to hold receptions such as weddings, rehearsal dinners, memorial services, family celebrations, holiday parties, and business meetings.  Our Cape Cod Weddings are custom designed and the Inn only host one wedding a day!

Orleans Town beaches: Nauset Beach, Skaket Beach & Rock Harbor are all located within a 3 mile radius to the Inn and will take your breath away in its natural beauty and splendor.  Guests love that they can kayack or paddle board right from our back door on the Orleans Town Cove.  Orleans Main Street is a short stroll away offering boutiques, art galleries, restaurants and icecream cafes.  The Cape Cod Rail Trail is located less then 1/2 mile from the Inn offering guests a scenic bike ride through the Capes many beautiful towns and the Cape Cod National Seashore.




  • Air Conditioning
  • Beach
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Fireplaces
  • Ghost in Residence
  • Historical Features
  • In-Room TV
  • Kitchen
  • Live Entertainment
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Romantic
  • Room Service
  • Wireless Internet Access


  • Antique Shopping
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Cultural Activities
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Shopping
  • Stand up Paddle Boarding
  • Tennis
  • Whale Watching


The Orleans Waterfront Inn's Award Winning Restaurant has top Zagat ratings from many happy guests. Our fresh Cape Cod Seafood is enjoyed by many has they overlook beautiful Nauset Harbor.  Enjoy house specialties such as fresh Steamed Lobsters and Lobster Rolls, Fish n Chips, Scallop and Dried Peach Casserol, Chicken Piccata and NY Sirloin.  

The Inn has four distinct dining areas each offering a unique dining experience: 

Snow Dining Room-
Elegant and Romantic Dining Room with beautiful panaramic windows overlooking Town Cove, fireplace, Mahogony boothes/tables.     
Tavern- Cozy and fun waterfront tavern with a beautiful custom built Horse Shoe Style Mahogany Bar and ten tables all with great views of the Town Cove.  
Outdoor Waterfront Deck- Casual and fun, feel the breeze as you sip on refreshing cocktails and great food at glass top tables under a covered awning.  A perfect Cape Cod Summer Setting!!
Cove Room-Perfect for private parties, functions and weddings.  Open Floor Plan, Dance floor and Private Bar.



3 Old County Rd., Off the Orleans Rotary on 6A
Orleans, MA  02653


(508) 255-2222

Toll Free:

(800) 863-3039


Meetings Capacity: 250
Meetings Guestrooms: 11
 Host a spectacular function for your guests in the Cove Function Room. Receptions such as weddings, rehearsal dinners, family celebrations, holiday parties, and business assemblies are a specialty of the Inn.
Create cherished memories as you commemorate your special occasion. The charming ambiance, genuine service, and magnificent meals are signatures of the Orleans Inn receptions.
The Cove Room is named for its breathtaking view of Town Cove. This peaceful body of water is an inlet that flows to the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy the amazing views from every window in this spacious room or stroll out onto your private deck. The simple elegance of the room is refreshing.
Experience the luxury of hospitality and gentility. Ed Mass, the proprietor of the Orleans Inn, will coordinate a personalized reception for you and your guests.
Discover the delight as your wishes become reality. You will find our attentive and pleasant service to be exemplary. Our award winning culinary staff will amaze you with their gifted talent.  Each year the Inn is invited to the "Best Chefs" celebration, a distinguished recognition of excellence on Cape Cod. Choose a menu from our suggested packages or create an original menu of your favorite selections. Classic clambakes to formal dinners are available to be custom ordered for any occasion.


Weddings Capacity: 250
Weddings Guestrooms: 11
A perfect location for a Cape Cod Wedding, with a covered outdoor reception facility right on the water with views of Nauset Harbor. Perhaps one of the few places in the world where all the magical moments you've ever dreamed of can actually come true.
There are many ceremony locations you can choose to be married. Some options include the Historic Windmill next door, nearby beautiful Cape Cod Beaches, Cape Cod Churches or right on property.   

You will find our attentive and pleasant service to be exemplary.  We only host one wedding a day at the Inn so you have the flexibility of time schedules and are the main focus of our attention.  We will go above and beyond to make your wedding day as perfect as can be.


Number of Rooms: 11
Enjoy a special retreat away from the hectic hustle and bustle of everyday life. Create fun-filled memories that will last a lifetime. Escape to this 1875 Sea Captains Mansion to indulge in quiet comfort and gracious service. Our newly refurbished Inn sparkles with freshness.
You will feel its charm as you walk into each of the custom decorated rooms.  The eleven guest rooms feature new furniture and custom bedding. You can choose from cozy standard guest rooms or spacious waterfront suites with a commanding view of beautiful Town Cove. Waterfront suites offer pull-out sofas & dining areas for the comfort of extra guests or children.
All rooms have private full baths, air conditioning, telephones, free WiFi, cable television, refrigerator and irons. A complimentary continental breakfast greets you in the morning. Enjoy your breakfast in bed, in the Snow Dining Room, or while taking in the morning air on the waterfront deck. Guests also have access to a kitchenette with a toaster oven and microwave. For a hearty afternoon lunch or an elegant dinner, a delightful dining experience in the Snow Dining Room or O'Hagan's Irish Pub and our Outdoor Waterfront Deck (In Season) is just a stroll down the beautiful mahogany staircase.
After an active day of shopping or sightseeing, return to find comfort waiting at the Inn. The waterfront deck is a popular spot for guests to enjoy the warm weather. Nothing else seems to exist as you sip a cold cocktail while watching the boats sail past.