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Relax in this adult-only Provincetown guest house and spa, which is located just half a mile from the beach. Carpe Diem Guest house & Spa features massage services and a daily homemade breakfast.

Every room at Carpe Diem Guest house & Spa is styled and set up differently. Each guest room features a flat-screen TV, refrigerator, and free Wi-Fi. The rooms feature furnishings, linen and lighting. Select rooms have a fireplace or a spa bath.

The Namaste Spa features a Hydro-jet hot tub, two Finnish saunas and a Turkish hamam steam bath.

A daily breakfast includes eggs to order, freshly baked muffins and breads. Complimentary Port and Sherry is available 24 hours a day. Parking is available at this property.

Pilgrim Monument and Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch are both within 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Provincetown, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa has been welcoming guests since May 3, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Provincetown, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

Private Parking Available On Site


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Closest beaches
  • Ryder Street Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1,300 feet from property
  • Dog Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    3,750 feet from property
  • Long Point Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Herring Cove Beach

    Herring Cove Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Race Point Beach

    Race Point Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • I'm talking specifically about the bathtub in the room that's fine that you can't send a pic just wondering if that room has a spa tub like jetted or ..
    Hello, sorry for the late reply, we just noticed this message. These rooms are just tubs, we discounted the other feature a while back.
    Answered on May 10, 2021
  • Is this pet friendly?
    I am afraid we do not except pets. You can try a place called Gabrials in town.
    Answered on September 27, 2020
  • Do you have vegan meals?My adult daughter is vegan. Also do you only sever breakfast? i understand you are a bed and breakfast.
    Hi We only serve Breakfast, vegan can be tough as I am sure you are aware. If there is some in particular you would like for breakfast let us know an..
    Answered on April 13, 2021
  • Do you have ground floor rooms for handicap person's? Chairs and stairs do not mix.
    We are not set up for Handicap I am afraid. We have stairs to most areas in the Guesthouse being an old house.
    Answered on June 22, 2021
  • Do you have a room that offers a private hot tub/jacuzzi?
    We do not have any rooms with Jacuzzi bathtubs. Our Hot tub in the Spa is closed at present due to Covid-19, this will reopen when we have state and t..
    Answered on March 20, 2021
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Managed by Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa

Company review score: 9.3Based on 119 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Carpe Diem has been accepting guests for over 22 years. Our guesthouse features 18 rooms that are all individually styled and decorated. All of our rooms have 1 bed and sleep 2 guests. This makes Carpe Diem a great retreat for couples. Our property is set up to be very social yet tranquil. The Breakfast room is a great start to the day and guests enjoy our farmhouse table for great food and conversation. Our team takes pride in the property and the services we offer. Wine and cheese is a guests favorite before going out on the town. The owners are on property daily and live nearby. Some of the staff live on the property. Please note that we are 18 and older due to our clothing optional spa facility. Please note that, due to our full-service spa on site, we are unable to accommodate children under the age of 18.

Property info

Carpe Diem Guesthouse and Spa is an adult only destination all its own. Our gourmet breakfast is a great way to start the day. We feature a wine and cheese hour (weekends) that's perfect for conversations and meeting new friends at our Inn. Our spa is a relaxing oasis where you can unwind and rejuvenate. Our rooms feature the best linens and bath and body products. The Zen Courtyard is a perfect place to relax and read a book by our numerous water features. We offer parking for every room as well as WiFi. We have been featured on the Travel Channel and aired around the world as a classic bed and breakfast. Carpe Diem Guesthouse and Namaste Spa is open year round.

Neighborhood info

We are 1 block away from Commercial St making us close enough to the action but a tranquil retreat. Carpe Diem Guesthouse and Inn is steps to the town center. We are also very close to local beaches and bike paths. The Provincetown Airport is a 10-minute drive away. We are a very short walk to the Pilgrim Monument and Museum. There are many taxi options to get around town. Pedicabs are a Ptown staple in season. Bike rentals are close by as well. There are amazing bike paths through the dunes and to the beaches. We are a short walk from the pier where the ferries come in. You do not need a vehicle while in Provincetown.

Language Spoken

Area info *
Amenities of Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Happy hour
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 15.0 per day.
  • Parking Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 9:00 PM and 9:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note, guests who request an early check-in or late check-out of up to 1 hour will be charged an extra 35 USD fee.

Parking is limited in the area, and on-site parking may not be possible for larger vehicles.

Please note, an afternoon wine and cheese reception is served on Saturdays during the fall and winter.

Please note that every room, even thought they are the same room type, have been set up and decorated differently.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

License number: LIC-17-00794-04

FAQs about Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa by:

    • Car 2h 30min

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa on this page.

  • Guests staying at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa is 2,300 feet from the center of Provincetown.

  • Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Windsurfing
    • Body scrub
    • Beauty services
    • Neck massage
    • Happy hour
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Body treatments
    • Hand massage
    • Steam room
    • Couples' massage
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Spa facilities
    • Foot massage
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Head massage

  • Room options at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Single

  • The prices at Carpe Diem Guesthouse & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.