Cape Cod Accolades

Chatham named one of America's Best Beach Towns by Travel & Leisure

Recently published: In My Footsteps - A Cape Cod Travel Guide by author and 12th generation Cape Codder Christopher Setterlund

Race Point Beach in Provincetown named one of the Best Beaches in the US by TripAdvisor (#16)

TravelNerd finds Provincetown among the Best Small Cities for Art Lovers

Fodor's names Provincetown one of the "10 Best Small Towns in America"

Chatham was listed as the 8th happiest seaside town in the country by Coastal Living Magazine

The Today Show voted Cape Cod's Outer Beach #2 of the Best Beaches for Families

Barnstable named one of "The 8 Best US Cities for Weight Loss"

Provincetown named "Best Resort Town" on the Best of GayCities 2011 list

US News & World Report ranks Cape Cod #3 for "Best Affordable Honeymoon Destinations"

Barnstable and Yarmouth are named among the "Top Artistic Cities in America"

The town of Barnstable is ranked as one of the "Top 20 Healthiest U.S. Metros"

Cape Cod named one of ABC's Good Morning America's "10 Most Beautiful Places in America"

Travel Channel names Hyannis & Ptown to "Best East Coast Beaches List"

Coast Guard Beach in Eastham named (again!) to Dr. Beach's 2011 Best Beaches List

Cape Cod ranks #4 on's Top 20 B&B Summer Destinations

Provincetown & Chatham beaches named in TripAdvisor's Top 25 US Beaches

Cape Cod ranked one of the Top 10 Whalewatching Destination in the World by Sherman's Travel

Cape Cod named favorite weekend getaway for families by Yankee Magazine's readers in the 2011 "Best of New England Readers' Choice" awards!

Cape Cod placed #10 on TripAdvisor’s list for America’s top vacation rental hot spots! Read about it here.


1000 Great Places: Dozens of Cape Cod & Islands sites earned their place on Massachusetts’ "1000 Great Places" list, including Cape Cod Canal Bike Path, Pilgrim Monument in Provincetown, Chatham Light and many more! Click here to see the list of the Cape & Islands sites that made the grade…and then come visit to see them all!