Wish You Were Here

Keep the light on your next vacation.
Text by Eric Roth

Accommodations: Three bedrooms (one king, two with twin beds), pull-out sofa, one and a half baths, sleeps eight

Weekly rates: Jan 1-May 2, $2,500/weekly; May 2-June 13, $3,300; June 13-Sept 12, $4,500; Sept 12-Dec 31, $3,500

Availability: Year-round

Location: Pocasset, Massachusetts, at the western end of Cape Cod

Nearest airport: One hour from Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS)

Amenities: DVD player, two TVs with cable, bikes, beach toys, beach towels, gas grill, picnic table, washer/dryer, outdoor shower

Need-to-know info: Linens not included. Well-behaved pets welcome. Occasional long weekends available off-season.

Don't miss: Wings Neck Point's private beach and the ferry to Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket

Contact info: 617/899-5063 or wingsnecklighthouse.com

(published April 2007, updated April 2010)