Down Cape Charters & Boat Rentals is a family owned business located on the eastern shore of Pleasant Bay, the largest contiguous bay along the Cape Cod National Seashore. For the past 30 years we have established ourselves as the area’s leading source of watercraft rentals, charters and tours. Come, join us, and see Cape Cod the way it’s meant to be seen!
Down Cape operates from the beach and dock of Cape Cod’s premier resort, the Wequassett Resort and Golf Club.
ALL OF OUR SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE TO RESORT GUESTS AS WELL AS THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
address 2173 Route 28, Harwich, MA 02645
phone (508) 430-6893
We currently offer:
- The newest, most dependable rental fleet on Cape Cod featuring a wide selection of powerboats, sailboats, kayaks and paddle boards.
- An array of exciting private tours within Pleasant Bay – suitable for the entire family.
- The lower Cape’s only sailing charter certified by the USCG to carry more than 6 passengers.
- Private offshore fishing charters and whale watches.
- Sailing and power boating lessons for all skill levels.
- Custom wedding and corporate events.
Come meet the Down Cape Team and see the difference!
Weather permitting, Down Cape Charters & Boat Rentals operates 7 days per week from Memorial Day weekend to Columbus Day.
Spring & Fall 10am – 5pm daily
Summer 9am – 6pm daily
*Summer hours run from the last Monday of June through Labor Day weekend.
*We reserve the right to close for any portion of any day if weather conditions pose a safety risk for our customers or boats. Please take a look at our weather information page and call us before you stop by if the forecast calls for rain, heavier winds, fog or thunder storms.
*In some situations we may be able to accommodate requests outside of the above dates with advance notice.