The Experience




Cape Cod hotels can’t match the experience of Cooking at Kates. Relax in our private Cape Cod beachfront home with ocean views in every one of our eight bedrooms.

Enjoy an interactive culinary adventure, having fun with our guests, as you all prepare a five-course gourmet dinner paired with fine California wines under the direction of a Cape Cod chef.

Have fun this Spring, Fall or Winter in the unmatched beauty of Cape Cod with a weekend getaway Cooking at Kates!

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Our Cape Cod weekend getaway package is $750 per person which includes:

• Two-night Friday and Saturday stay in our private Cape Cod beachfront home
• Friday evening appetizers and select wines
• Saturday morning continental breakfast
• Saturday evening 5-course gourmet cooking class
• Saturday evening 5-course dinner paired wine flight
• Sunday morning gourmet brunch

The Schedule

CheeseFriday Night Welcome to Cape Cod Appetizers

Your Cape Cod getaway weekend begins with a friendly welcome. Acquaint yourself with the house and our guests as you enjoy charcuterie boards, hors D'Ouevres and fine wines.



croissantsSaturday Morning Breakfast

Wake at your leisure to the sounds of a Cape Cod morning… crashing ocean waves… the cry of sea gulls… and the smell of fresh ground coffee. When you make your way to the main kitchen, all of the fixings for a continental breakfast are there for your preparation to start your day. The menu includes homemade pastries, yogurt, and fruit, accompanied by coffee, tea, and assorted juices.



CapeCodsunsetSaturday Afternoon on Cape Cod

Enjoy Cape Cod in the "off-season". Quiet roads lend to stress free shopping and sightseeing or stay in and relax with a book in front of one of our four fireplaces.  Our Cape Cod beachfront house offers spectacular views that will draw you outside to our expansive deck to breath in the crisp ocean air. Stroll down to our peaceful private beach and hunt for sea glass and shells in the sand.



CookingClassSaturday Dinner Party- Wine Tasting & Cooking Class

Our interactive culinary adventure begins in the late afternoon with a wine tasting in the living room. Cape Cod restaurateur will explain the selection of fine California wines you’ll enjoy during the evening.

The Chef will describe the evening’s menu with ingredients sourced from locally available farm to table produce and the freshest meats or fish from organic vendors.  He’ll share his secrets for creating unique sauces and dishes with an international flair.  The Chef is notified of any food allergiest that are noted during booking.

Have fun helping in the preparation or encouraging participants the creation of a four or five course gourmet dinner. The Chef provides hands on instruction and his New England wit and charm make for both an educational and entertaining evening. Enjoy the carefully paired wines with each amazing dish and bask in the warmth of good company.


sundaybrunchSunday Brunch

Your Cape Cod getaway weekend ends on a scrumptious note. We bid you farewell with a classic Cape Cod beach brunch. Freshly baked breads, warm quiches, toasted bagels and other selections will be provided as well as breakfast beverages … a fun way to help start to your day.