Mark J. Novota

Managing Partner

Mark Novota has been the Managing Partner at Wequassett for over twenty years. He and his tenured executive team transformed the resort from a quaint New England inn to a world-class resort. One of his notable accomplishments was the introduction of a unique service program in 1993, which focuses on guest relationships. Mark is active on numerous industry-related boards and supports many philanthropic endeavors locally and regionally.

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  • On September 27, 2012
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    What is the interior design of Twenty-Eight Atlantic?

    The décor of Twenty-Eight Atlantic incorporates many fine features, such as an exposed wine rack, beautiful fireplace, rich wood paneling, period lighting fixtures, fine art and floor-to-ceiling windows. The color scheme features shades of blue and crème.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What languages does the concierge at Wequassett Resort and Golf Club speak?

    French, Spanish and German are spoken within the resort’s Guest Services department.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What is the cancellation policy at Wequassett Resort and Golf Club?

    Room reservations are confirmed upon receipt of a 50 percent advance deposit, guaranteeing to both the guest and the resort that the entire period is reserved. Should the guest arrive late or depart early, they are responsible for payment of those evenings. A refund of the deposit will be made only if cancellation is received at the resort at least 45 days prior to arrival date. All cancellations are subject to a $25 processing fee.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    Where is Wequassett Resort and Golf Club located?

    Wequassett is located on the elbow of Cape Cod in Chatham, Massachusetts. It is easily accessible from New York, Boston, Hartford, Providence and Hyannis airports.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What are the popular attractions near Wequassett Resort and Golf Club?

    The area surrounding Wequassett Resort and Golf Club is one that is rich with history, so there’s no shortage of attractions to see during your time at the resort. The Pilgrim Monument in Provincetown was founded in 1892 to commemorate the Mayflower Pilgrim’s first landing in the new world in November 1620. Here, the Pilgrims spent five weeks exploring the tip of the Cape before they sailed on to Plymouth.

    Scargo Tower is a 30-foot cobblestone tower located atop Scargo Hill in Dennis, Massachusetts. From the tower, you can see almost all of Cape Cod from the bay side, including Provincetown.

    Monomoy Lighthouse is one of the earliest lighthouses in America, located on Monomoy Point near the southern end of South Monomoy Island, just south of Chatham. Standing since the 1870s, Nobska Lighthouse in Falmouth sits on Nobska Point, one of the most beautiful sights on Cape Cod, looking out over the water towards Martha’s Vineyard.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    How do I get to Wequassett Resort and Golf Club from the airport?

    Wequassett is equidistant (90 miles) from Boston’s Logan International Airport and Providence, Rhode Island’s T.F. Green Airport. From Boston Logan Airport, take Route 3 South, following the signs for Cape Cod. When you reach the Cape Cod Canal, go over the Sagamore Bridge onto Route 6. Stay on Route 6 to exit 11. At the end of the ramp, turn left and go 25 yards to Pleasant Bay Road, located on your first left. Proceed to the second stop sign; the entrance to Wequassett will be directly ahead.

    From T.F. Green Airport in Providence, take Route 95 North to Exit 20, Route 195 East. Follow 195 East to 495 South/25East. Take the second exit off 25 East for Route 6. When exiting the ramp, go three-quarters of the way around the rotary, following signs for Route 6 East. Traveling parallel to the Cape Cod Canal brings you to the Sagamore Bridge. Go over the bridge onto Route 6 East. Stay on Route 6 until exit 11. Turn left at the end of the ramp, and go 25 yards to Pleasant Bay Road, located on your first left. Proceed to the second stop sign; the entrance to Wequassett will be directly ahead.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What are the five best amenities at Wequassett Resort and Golf Club?

    1. Wequassett Resort and Golf Club features a spectacular pool located directly on the shoreline between Pleasant Bay and Round Cove, offering a sweeping 270 degree view. A boardwalk of rich Brazilian wood wraps around the pool, providing a breathtaking elevation to lounge in a luxurious cabana. The area has many sensuous features, such as a peaceful fountain, a spectacular fire pit with oversized seating and a luxurious Jacuzzi to soak in after a long day. Complementing the venue are dramatic plantings and oversized wicker chaise lounges. Food and beverage is served poolside and on the adjacent terrace. A unique bar called LiBAYtion is poolside and is a popular spot for cocktails at sunset.

    2. During the months of May to October, the resort offers a launch service from their dock to Chatham’s Outer Beach, a nearby stretch of the pristine Cape Cod National Seashore. Picnic lunches may be prepared to take to this exquisite location.

    3. Guests of Wequassett may play at the neighboring Cape Cod National Golf Club, one of the finest, most prestigious private clubs in the nation. The championship-quality 6.974-yard, 72-par course features 18 challenging holes, and was designed by Brian Silva, Golf World Magazine’s Architect of the Year.

    4. The resort’s Children’s Center is the highlight for Wequassett’s younger guests. It features a nautical themed playground with a “tot lot” for your youngest children and a “children’s area” for those over five. There are pirate ships and treasure chests customized with age-appropriate slides, run ramps, climbing and swinging ropes, sure to keep your young ones entertained for hours. In addition, the Children’s Center boasts an aquatic playground with fountains, sprays, an amphitheatre and outdoor playground.

    5. The resort has four new Har Tru tennis courts with custom trellises for privacy, complemented by a raised viewing terrace. Our resident pro and staff provide quality instruction at all levels.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What laundry services does Wequassett Resort and Golf Club offer?

    Wequassett Resort and Golf Club offers 24-hour laundry and dry cleaning services. Guests may also call bell service for a complimentary shoe shine, where shoes will be delivered to the room within an hour.
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    What amenities are provided for business travelers at Wequassett Resort and Golf Club?

    Wequassett Resort and Golf Club offers complimentary Internet access and a business center, and all guest rooms have a comfortable desk area that is perfect if you need to get any work done. The resort also features a number of meeting rooms to service your business needs.
  • On September 26, 2012
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    What is the business center like at Wequassett Resort and Golf Club?

    The business center at Wequassett Resort and Golf is a quiet space, located in an alcove adjacent to the guest reception area, offering a computer, printer and telephone.