The Crocker Tavern House is available to guests as a private home rental. The facilities of the Tavern are conducive for vacation, business, or special events such as family vacations and reunions, golf outings, corporate retreats, business meetings, think tanks, etc. The accommodations of the Tavern are exquisite, but also practical and comfortable. Visitors should be aware that the atmosphere and culture of the Cape is casual and relaxing, which is consistent with the appointment of the Tavern. The authenticity and historical ambience of the Tavern is a further enhancement, all of which affords a once-in-a-lifetime experience!

Below is a brief description of "vacation event" options for Crocker Tavern visitors:

Beaches - Barnstable Harbor Beach is within walking distance. Across the bay is Sandy Neck, a six mile north side barrier beach with breathtaking dunes and tidal flats. For even more endless beaches, explore the Cape Cod National Seashore with 27,700 acres of beach and protected land including sloping sea cliffs, dunes, marshes, shipwrecks, wild cranberry bogs, walking trails, paved bike paths, and lighthouses.

Islands - Take a day trip to Nantucket or Martha's Vineyard. Transportation by ferry or plane is a ten minute drive.

Explore Cape Towns - Visit esoteric Provincetown, Currier & Ives Sandwich, the Kennedy's Hyannisport, upscale Osterville, and popular Chatham and Hyannis. The Tavern is located mid-Cape, making it the ideal vantage point to explore all the Cape and islands.

Scenic Route 6A - Olde Kings Highway has been selected as one of America's ten most outstanding scenic ways by Scenic America.

Whalewatching - The Cape has been named by World Wildlife Fund as one of the ten best places in the world to watch whales. Trips originate from Barnstable Harbor.

Hiking/Biking/Rollerblading - Miles of trails abound ranging from nature trails to paved pathways.

Boating and Fishing - Take a sightseeing or sunset cruise; rent a canoe, sailboat, or kayak; charter a boat for deep-sea fishing.

And lots more . . .

Horseback riding on the dunes. Golf at over forty public courses. Fish from shore. Visit museums and historic houses.

Do genealogy research across the street (Sturgis Library). Browse art galleries. Witness historic reenactments. Enjoy springtime blooms and daffodil festivals. Go antiquing. Enjoy village band concerts. See a play. Shop at specialty stores. Listen to jazz at an outdoor bar. Dine at a variety of restaurants. Join Christmas strolls. Search for land treasures and shipwrecks. Discover Indian stone mounds. Visit 17th and 18th century graveyards. Hunt for witches and ghosts. Experience endless festivals, fairs, and celebrations of American heritage.

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