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Gloucester Inn by the Sea

85 Atlantic Road, Gloucester, MA 01930
Gloucester Inn by the Sea
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is a great base to explore, the staff and management are very friendly and helpful. We had a lovely room with a fantastic sea view, you can get a great breakfast down the road at the Atlantic ocean front hotel. We were due to go whale watching in the town but unfortunately the sea was too rough to go.

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Rochester, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We chose this hotel based on several things: Tripadvisor reviews, price, and availability of rooms with two beds as I was traveling with my daughter. We had a lower floor room which opened to a patio from which we could see the ocean. We made use of it while drinking our morning coffee and our evening glass of wine. A... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

excellent location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. VIrtually impossible to get closer to the ocean. Good value compared to other nearby hotels. The downside to this hotel is that the rooms are small and the walls are paper thin. You can hear everything in the rooms around you. During our first night, there was a wedding party at the hotel. When... More 

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New York City, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The Inn has a wonderful view of the ocean. We walked to the beach as there is limited parking for non residents. The room was clean and we did not hear other guests through the walls. The pool area was nice and relaxing after a day of hiking and sight seeing. If you visit Gloucester please go to the Dog... More 

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Watervliet, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My father & I recently stayed here the end of August. Clean, modern accomodations , all rooms adjacent to outdoor pool with absolutely breathtaking views of the Atlantic. AAA is accepted as well as AARP.

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Kettering, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay there - room was charming and clean. Staff was great! View was wonderful. Only thing I would recommend is put cleaning fans in for better air circulation! Thank you for the hospitality and recommendations!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I stayed at the Inn for Labor Day weekend for 2 nights. The location is wonderful, spectacular view of the ocean and rocks! Walking distance to the beach (saves $25 for parking at the beach). The lobby has free coffee and snacks for sale but that's all. Breakfast at the Atlantis is open to the publi which is a couple... More 

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Caldwell, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My husband and I were there for my birthday and immediately upon arrival we were so impressed and thought everything exceeded the pictures and info on the web. Absolutely gorgeous and so clean with lots of appointments. Binoculars to use, beach things to borrow, great info and menus etc. and advice. Room was great and loved the deck and peacefulness.... More 

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Burlington, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Once again an excellent time at this hotel. We come here every year and it doesn't disappoint . Staff is very helpful and nice rooms are beautiful. Pool is wonderful . You sit there and look at the most beautiful view of the coast.

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southern NH
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7 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Some friends and I stayed one night in room 1 and 2. The booking experience was very good, and the staff was friendly, and they did not have a 2 night minimum. The grounds are immaculate; the pool, the deck, the furnishings are well taken care of. The view of course, is the draw of this hotel with a beautiful... More 

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