Sometimes referred to simply as “The Port” by locals, Harwich Port is actually three harbors worth of fun. Home to the Saquatucket, Allen and Wychmere harbors, it’s easy to get out on the water here, with various boating tours available for those of all ages.A popular spot for vacationers, Harwichport is home to both the private Allen Harbor Yacht Club and home to the Wychmere Beach Club. You’ll find tennis, docks and moorings at Allen Harbor, although the harbor’s primarily reserved fo... Read More
Saquatucket Harbor Harwich
Nestled among the cozy shops, galleries and cobblestoned streets of Harwich Port, MA, picturesque Saquatucket Harbor is home to the Saquatucket Marina as well as a select assortment of waterfront dining options. The Marina offers a popular Nantucket ferry alternative to the traditional service in Hyannis as well as serves as the departure point for seal-watching cruises to Monomoy Island. With berths for 190 boats, the Marina also offers charter fishing and sail boat rentals while maintaining its acclaimed eco-tourism fleet of boats.
Quaint cottages lining the shore are interspersed with grand waterfront estates, offering peaceful views of the boats coming in and out of the harbor as well as expansive ocean views.
Saquatucket Harbor is the easternmost harbor on the Nantucket Sound, located off Main Street (Route 28) in Harwich Port.
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Improvements are well underway at Saquatucket Harbor, where crews aim to start in on a waterside reconstruction project within just days. For weeks now, crews have been busy removing piles and finger piers in anticipation of the start of the larger project of fixing up the harbor. Saquatucket Harbor services commercial, recreational and charter vessels, as well as ferries. Local leaders say the docks were in real need of replacement, though. At 40-years old, the docks were considered uns... Read More
A series of improvements are planned for Saquatucket Harbor and now the proposal has recently gained momentum with unanimous approval from Harwich selectmen. Plans, which have been in the process for more than a year, include supplying a harborside café, boardwalk, improved pedestrian access and artisan vendor shacks to the area. As well, a new 5,000 square foot structure would be used for the harbor department maintenance facility and well as for rentable office space. In total, the pro... Read More
Plans are in the works to make improvements in the area of Saquatucket Harbor. This popular Harwich Port is one of three active harbors in the town, popular for both recreational purposes and commercial use. Located on the southern shore, the harbor provides floating boat docks and slips, boat lunching, parking and access to Nantucket Sound.Because there are only a few good harbors located on the southern side of Cape Cod, slip space is at a premium. The waiting list for slips at Saquat... Read More
To really experience a taste of life in New England, there is nothing like exploring the harbors of Harwich Port. Located on the Lower Cape, or rather the elbow of Cape Cod, this quaint Massachusetts community is one of seven villages in the town of Harwich. Harwich Port offers some of the best opportunities for outdoor recreation in the area. Lounge along some of the warmest beaches of Cape Cod, cast a line or take to the water from one of the area’s three harbors. All three offer t... Read More