The Compass Rose Inn is a Friendly & Historical place to stay. We’re located on Historic Old King’s Highway in the heart of Cape Cod. Occupying a stately, 3-story property dating from the 18th century, this inn is 0.7 miles from central Yarmouth.
Activities Near By
5 minute drive
The King’s Way golf course is a beautiful course located in the center of the prestigious King’s Way community. The course has a mix of Par 3, Par 4, and even Par 5 holes.
6 minute drive
Bayberry Hills is a pristine golf course located in West Yarmouth, Massachusetts. This beautiful course was designed by Geoffrey Cornish and Brian Silva in 1986. The layout includes 27 holes (Red, White, & Blue Courses) with championship tees allowing the course to be played at up to 7200 yards. The facility offers the ultimate golfing experience.
11 minute drive
Bass River Golf Course, in Yarmouth, Massachusetts, was founded in 1900. In 1914 it was redesigned and expanded by golf course architect Donald Ross. A beautiful 18 hole layout featuring wide fairways, small greens and views of Bass River. With multiple sets of tees and an overall legnth of 6138 yards from the tips Bass River is fun for all levels. The signature hole#9, a 169-yard par 3, which plays across marshland to an elevated green.
10 minute drive
Dennis Pines is a par seventy-two, seven thousand-yard championship golf course. It is situated on 170 acres of pine forest land in the Village of East Dennis. Designed by Henry C. Mitchell and opened for play in 1966, Dennis Pines has long been noted as one of the toughest layouts on Cape Cod. Tree-lined corridors place a great premium on accuracy rather than distance. Water comes into play on four holes, and the twelfth hole is recognized as one of the most difficult par fives anywhere.
4 minutes away from Inn
This is a great place to take the whole family. Not only is there plenty of beach space to explore but there’s also a boardwalk you can explore. Take a walk on the boardwalk around sun down & you’ll witness an absolutely breath taking view. Theres also a picnic area and plenty of parking.
14 minute drive from the inn
Chapin Memorial Beach is located in Dennis Village on Cape Cod Bay. Despite being easily accessible, once there the beach feels like your own private swath of sand. You can walk for hours along the pristine shoreline, look for sea life, or spread out for a cardio-pumping volleyball game. Chapin Memorial Beach sits between Bass Hole to the southwest and Mayflower Beach to northeast.
Hyannis Whale Watcher
8 minutes away from Inn
Experience some of the best whale watching in the entire world. Explore the reaches of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary for an unforgettable encounter with multiple species of whales and dolphins.
Edward Gorey House
Edward Gorey House
2 minutes away from Inn
The Edward Gorey House is the home on Cape Cod in which Edward Gorey—author, illustrator, puppeteer, and playwright—lived and worked from 1986 until his death in 2000.