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Cape Ann Motor Inn

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33 Rockport Rd., Gloucester, MA 01930
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Cape Ann Motor Inn
Ranked #9 of 20 Gloucester B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Miami Beach, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a friend who's stayed many times over the years. It was my first visit. Gloucester can be a crazy tourist place in the summer, but this Inn is tucked away in a residential neighborhood and very peaceful. There is a large cove that provides a tranquil environment and a big beach perfect for children. A sandwich shop... More 

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Utica, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Just returned today from a weeks trip to Gloucester staying @ the Cape Ann Motor inn.No it's not the Ritz but the prices also are not.Clean, comfortable,quiet and very friendly staff and owner.Location is outstanding literally on the beach .The coffee is always on and the danishes are good.Another big plus is it's pet friendly.This was our 3rd stay and... More 

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177 reviews 177 reviews
20 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Almost like going to Camp this hotel is anything but 4 Star. But what it lacks in amenities it makes up in location and some charm. Most of all these kitchenettes are literally on the beach and great prices. So bring your own Foo-foo stuff a beach towel good book and enjoy the stunning view. Enjoy!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed at Cape Ann anticipating a wonderful end to an excellent trip around New England. Sadly the only good thing about this inn is the beautiful view from the rooms. The rooms are dated and grimy - to the point of needing to wash the crockery before we could even make a hot drink. The walkway/verandah was in need... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Right on the beach, clean and pets were welcomed. This review would have had a higher rating if the women answering the phone and at the front desk (Michelle ?) Had a better attitude. She was rude, abrupt and never said a word as we got coffee. The rest of the staff was very friendly. We will go back again... More 

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Freeport, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

stopped by at 7pm hoping to find a room in mid september. what a treat this room was on a beautiful beach. we slept with the sound of the waves rolling in....awesome.. the weather was great and we have never been to long beach. the coffee and donuts in am were really good too! we enjoyed the location very much,... More 

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Western Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Again this year and loved it. Always a pleasure. The staff remembers you from year to year. Perfect beach location. View of beach from every room. Listening to the waves at night put you right to sleep.

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Clearwater, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stayed two nights at the Cape Ann motor Inn. What a love!y view of Long Beach. Can't beat this view. You are right on the water. Hotel offers great coffee and a donut in the ams!! Rooms are small with two queen beds. Hotel management needs to purchase better towels for the petite bathroom. Or bring your own!!!

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Similar to the other reviews. It gets about 0 stars for everything except that the location is a 5 star, so averages out to the 1 star. The real clue here, which I overlooked, was that on short notice in high season, everything was booked - except this place. You gotta suspect something.... The real issue is the price. The... More 

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NYC
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

LOOK, this place is NOT GLAMOROUS. At all. But it's an affordable hotel ON A BEAUTIFUL BEACH. Enough said. Sure I wish they'd put some of our money into capital improvements. I do. The beds are hard. The carpets is old. Pretty much everything about the place reminds you of a hotel from many, many decades ago. But, BEACH! It's... More 

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Additional Information about Cape Ann Motor Inn

Address: 33 Rockport Rd., Gloucester, MA 01930
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Cape Ann Motor Hotel Gloucester
Cape Ann Motor Inn Gloucester, MA

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