Town Crier Motel Blog - Spring 2012

September 10 – 16, 2012

September 10, 2012

Come on down to Eastham this week, enjoy NO crowds, NO lines and all the beautiful attractions in peace and quiet. Now that school has started, the week days are much quieter than the weekends and now that we have had enough rain to fill 50 buckets, we are waiting for the sun to peek through the clouds so we can go for a nice walk on the beach.

This weeks activities include: Bingo at the ELKS Tuesday at 5Pm, Story time for kids at the Eastham Library Friday at 10:30AM and Nauset Lighthouse open tour on Sunday from 1-4PM.

Come and enjoy these last couple weeks of SUMMER before it is gone till next year. Restaurants are still open, as well as beaches, ponds, mini golf, cinemas, drive in and so much more.

Eastham’s Windmill Weekend

September 4, 2012

What is happening in Eastham this week you ask?? Well, there are only a few more weeks of Summer left, so we are busy making sure we enjoy all that Cape Cod has to offer before everything starts closing for the Winter. One of the really fun events going on is Windmill Weekend. An annual event that is held at the Eastham Windmill Green featuring kids activities, band concerts, arts and crafts shows, square dancing, BBQ food and of course a HUGE parade! You will not want to miss this event which is happening on September 7th and 8th 2012! For more information visit the Eastham Windmill Weekend website.

August 26 – September 2, 2012

August 27, 2012

Well, the last week of August has arrived and boy has this Summer gone by fast. We have had a such a great time here at the Town Crier Motel and we are soo happy to have had such fabulous weather this Summer. This week, expect weather that is perfect for: biking, hiking, beaching, swimming, mini golfing, shopping, outdoor dining, ice cream, whale watching, sightseeing, bird watching and so much more. If you have not booked your stay for this week already, give us a call today, we would love to see you before the end of the Summer arrives.

Arnold’s Clam Bar Located Next Door

August 20, 2012

While you are visiting the Town Crier Motel this Summer do not forget to stop by Arnold’s Clam Bar and mini golf located right next door to us. World famous for their fresh seafood and friendly service you are sure not to miss enjoying some yummy lunch, dinner or ice cream. The best part is that you can walk right from your motel room over to Arnold’s, no need to wait in traffic in your car. You could even place a take out order and eat it on our property at a picnic table. When you are done eating their fabulous food, grab your family and enjoy some mini golf action!

Ben & Jerry’s Eastham

August 13, 2012

Did you know there is a Ben & Jerry’s located right here in Eastham?? Yes, there is, and it is located less than 1 mile from the Town Crier Motel. Making it even easier for you to enjoy some very yummy ice cream after dinner, as a snack, or even just because. This is just one of the great reasons why staying at the Town Crier Motel in Eastham on Cape Cod is the BEST choice on the lower cape. Give us a call today to reserve your stay, 508-255-4000.

August 6 – 12, 2012 Local Events

August 7, 2012

For this week in August there are some great events and activities going on in and around Eastham. Right here in Eastham there are Art shows, drop in crafts for kids at the library, Nauset Lighthouse tours, Eastham Windmill Tours, Elks Bingo and more! Just around the corner we have Orleans Firebirds baseball games, Music at Parish Park and so much more. Come on down to the Town Crier Motel and enjoy all the great activities there are for you and your family all week long.

NEW – Poolside BBQ

July 31, 2012

We have a new addition to our amenities here at the Town Crier Motel in Eastham. Join us Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday for a poolside BBQ. For only $5 with an early bird reservation you can enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, hoodsie cups, and daily specials. Take advantage of this great opportunity to enjoy some great food right here on our property!

Coast Guard Beach – One of the BEST beaches in the USA

July 25, 2012

The Town Crier Motel is located just minutes from one of the best beaches in the USA. Rated one of the best beaches for several years in a row, Coast Guard Beach is located on the ocean side of Cape Cod, with a parking lot and trolley which takes you to the beach, it is a great beach for families and groups. There are bathrooms and showers located at the beach and the sand is just perfect! No stairs to walk down to get to the beach either, just a short walk on a ramp and you are there. You could even bike to Coast Guard Beach right from the motel, within 25 minutes you could be there by bike, 5 minutes by car.

Check out the Coast Guard Beach LIVE webcam here:

July and the Weather is HOT

  • Town Crier Motel at Night

July 17, 2012

Well, another day in the 90′s! We could not ask for better weather than we have been having here on Cape Cod this Summer. Each day the sun is shining, the temperatures are nice and hot and the beaches are very enjoyable. We recently had some professional photos taken of our property and we are excited to share them with you, so be sure to visit our other website pages and see all our GREAT new photos. We have added one to this post for you to enjoy as well. See you soon!

July 9-17 2012

July 11, 2012

If you are lucky enough to be staying at the Town Crier this week, there are some great events going on in and around town for you to enjoy. Including: Eastham Windmill Tours, Nauset lighthouse Tours, Library crafts for kids, Eastham Painters Guild Art Shows, Fish Fry at Orleans-Eastham Elks and more!

Don’t forget world famous Arnold’s Restaurant and mini golf is located right next door. We also offer an amazing breakfast for only $9 every morning right here at the Town Crier.

July Festivities

July 4, 2012

Today we celebrate the 4th of July. A day to remember who gave us our independence and to remember those who fought for it. America is such a great place, and what better way to celebrate than with parades and fireworks. We watched the Orleans fireworks from First Encounter Beach in Eastham the other night and boy were they spectacular.

Other events and activities going on around Eastham this week are: Eastham Painters Guild exhibits, Nauset Light Tours, Eastham Windmill Tours, Elks Fish and Chicken Fry, Summer concert on the Green and so much more. Bring your family down to the Town Crier and enjoy all the great things to do, right here in Eastham!

Top 10 reasons to Stay at the Town Crier Motel

June 26, 2012

Recently we added a new web page to our website, Top 10 Reasons to stay at the Town Crier Motel. We put together a nice list of reasons why you, our guests would want to stay at our motel and we feel it is a pretty good list! See below…

1. Closest motel to the World Famous Coast Guard Beach, 14 bay side beaches nearby
2. Comfortable, clean and updated accommodations
3. 40 Foot indoor heated pool with retractable roof for sunny days
4. Located directly on the Cape Cod Rail Trail (bike path)
5. Amazing homemade breakfast buffet for only $9 per person
6. New LCD flat screen Tv’s in every room
7. Charming, old fashioned Cape Cod hospitality
8. World Famous Arnold’s restaurant and mini golf adjacent
9. Historic Fort Hill is located less than 2 miles away
10. Family owned and operated for 28 years

So what are you waiting for! Come on down to Eastham and stay at the Town Crier Motel. We are sure you will enjoy your stay!

First Day of Summer

June 21, 2012

The first day of Summer was yesterday and boy was it ever nice outside. The temperatures were in the 90′s and the sun was shining all day long. All of our visitors enjoyed a great day at the beach and a nice evening at the local restaurants. It was a great day for ice cream and fried clams for sure!

We are very busy and very excited for the Summer season to finally get started here on Cape Cod. Yesterday was Cape Cod Quahog Day and Doug the Quahog predicted 84 days of beach weather to come for 2012! Come on down to Eastham and enjoy all that the Cape has to offer!!!

Hands on the Arts Festival 2012

June 11, 2012

The Eastham Cultural Council is presenting the 14 annual Hands on the Arts Festival right here in Eastham on the Windmill Green. Featuring: jewelry making, Japanese brush painting, fiber arts, printmaking and other art media, with professional artists. Also, found art sand sculptures, live entertainment, storytelling, puppetry, local bands and so much more! If you are staying at the Town Crier Motel this coming Father’s Day weekend be sure to stop by the Windmill Green for this fabulous family event.