The Wequassett Resort and Golf Club has a whole host of activities to enhance everyone’s summer fun. For those who love sandcastles and ocean swimming, there are wide ocean beaches dotted with a myriad of sea grasses. There are two pools: An adult-only lap pool and a resort-style pool that all guests can enjoy. Guests who like to be out on the ocean may rent sailboats, power boats and kayaks. Lessons are available for those guests who would like to try out sailing or power boating. The resort offers guided boat tours and sunset cruises that feature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
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Guests who wish for land-based activities can rent a bike to explore the 36 miles of local bike trails. There are beautiful places to walk, whether you want a long stroll on the beach or a curious glimpse of the cranberry bogs. Beach volleyball is popular with guests of the resort, as is sitting back in a lounge chair and enjoying the sun, the sea and perhaps a good book as well. The resort has personal trainers on staff to help guests meet their fitness goals and there are dance classes, Zumba, swimming lessons, croquet and yoga to help keep guests active.
Wequassett Resort boasts four outdoor tennis courts surrounded by a high wall for privacy. A tennis pro is available for lessons and there is a new pro shop with equipment for rent or purchase.
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Wequassett Resort is next to the Cape Cod National Golf Club, a prestigious private links that admits only course members and guests of Wequassett Resort. This 18-hole, par 72 course is nationally ranked, set on rolling hills and offers wonderful ocean views. Lessons are available and there is a pro shop for equipment purchase and rental.
Wequassett Resort and Golf Club has a children’s center for kids aged 2-12. Kids will love the high-tech indoor room, which sports the latest in technological entertainment: A 135” HDTV, with Wii, X-Box and a PlayStation. Outdoors kids can revel in the nautically-themed playground, which features a pirate ship, slides and age-appropriate activities. Children may also like tennis lessons, golf lessons or learning how to swim.
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