Get to know the Owners

Read below to learn more about Virginia and Brad Sverid.

Tell us about yourself.

Virginia: I was brought up outside of Boston and I summered in Wellfleet with great aunts until college. Then I moved to Wellfleet after graduation.

Brad: Moved to Barnstable from Michigan when I was 6 years old. My parents ran the Buccaneer Motel in Truro and I summered in Truro.

What are your hobbies?

Virginia: Gardening, Music and Cross Country Skiing.

Brad: Four Wheeling, Snowmobiling and Drag Racing.

What is your favorite Wellfleet Activity?

Virginia: Hiking in the woods of the National Park, bird watching and wild flowering.

Brad: Taking our boat out into the bay and fishing, walking the beaches looking for flotsam & jetsam.

What is your favorite Wellfleet Beach?

Virginia: Marconi Beach

Brad: Marconi Beach

What is your favorite Wellfeet restaurant?

Virginia: That is a hard question, Wellfleet has so many great ones. Van Rensselaers, because the food is great, the dining room is relaxed and the staff is friendly and helpful.

Brad: Ditto

What is your favorite sports team?

Virginia: Boston Bruins

Brad: Boston Bruins

What is your favorite ice cream flavor?

Virginia: Coffee or Pistachio

Brad: All flavors, except Coffee and Pistachio!