High Pointe Inn

70 High Street, Barnstable, Massachusetts 02668
Innkeeper(s): Debbie & Rich Howard

My New Favorite Gift Shop 21 Dec 2015, 12:21 pm

Rarely do I get as excited about discovering a new gift shop as I have about finding Cape Coddle this past week. Inspired by a photo I saw in Cape Cod Life magazine, I bribed Rich with breakfast out in … Continue reading

Spoon and Seed, New Local Restaurant 25 Nov 2015, 10:02 am

Rich and I just returned from a fantastic breakfast at a new restaurant in town. (Doesn’t every bed and breakfast owner do that when they have no overnight guests?) Located in an out-of-the-way industrial park section of Hyannis, Spoon and … Continue reading

Portside Tavern, Hyannis MA 13 Sep 2015, 11:35 am

Having just read a rave review of the new Portside Tavern in “Cape Week”, published by the Cape Cod Times every Friday, Rich and I knew we just had to try it. So on a gloomy Friday we set out … Continue reading

Fall Whale Watching Adventure from Barnstable Harbor 10 Sep 2015, 11:37 am

The stars aligned perfectly on Tuesday for Rich and I to finally go on a whale watching adventure. Ours guests were all off on their own adventures, the weather was perfect, and the Hyannis Whale Watcher had space to accommodate … Continue reading

Spohr Gardens, Falmouth, MA 30 Jul 2015, 8:39 am

Spohr Gardens is a tranquil oasis located on Oyster Pond in Falmouth, MA. Given in trust to the town of Falmouth by Charles and Margaret Spohr upon their deaths, the gardens are maintained by the Friends of Spohr Gardens for … Continue reading

Barnstable Village Historic Walking Tour 17 Jun 2015, 11:32 am

Cape Cod is made up of several smaller towns and villages, all with their own distinct personality. Those along the historic north side of the Cape are dotted with old sea captains homes, some of which have been turned into … Continue reading

Ocean House Restaurant, Dennisport, MA 7 Jun 2015, 8:03 am

You could not dine any closer to the ocean unless you were out in a boat. That is the spectacular claim to fame that is the Ocean House Restaurant located in Dennisport, MA. On a recent visit with friends, we … Continue reading

June 2015 Sandy Neck Lighthouse Tours 2 Jun 2015, 10:06 am

One of the most breathtaking views along Barnstable Harbor is that of the Sandy Neck Lighthouse at the end of the sand spit that is home to a small cottage colony. No longer in operation, the lighthouse was originally built … Continue reading

2015 Best of Cape Cod and the Islands Awards 20 May 2015, 7:06 am

We are delighted that our Inn has been selected Best Bed and Breakfast in the Mid-Cape area once again. The honor is especially sweet that it is our guests and the readers of Cape Cod Life Magazine that vote each … Continue reading

Cape Cod, An International Destination 14 May 2015, 9:09 am

As I listen to the melodious sounds of Rich readying the deck for the season, I find myself anticipating a wonderful season of serving breakfast to our guests al fresco, watching them enjoy late afternoons cozied up in a deck … Continue reading
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