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Vista Motel

22 Thatcher Road, Scenic 127A, Gloucester, MA 01930
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

You folks always make my stay memorable. You are simply the incomparable!! New England charm at its best! meticulously maintained property with really friendly staff. Rooms are as spotless as the grounds, reasonably priced and all served up with a nice pool and outstanding vistas. I have stayed at bass rocks before and I can say that property while very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Vista Motel is an exceptional value. It is very clean, the staff are exceptional and the views and proximity to the beach are a real pleasure. You can sit outside your room and see the Ocean, and enjoy the sounds of the gulls. It is quiet which is a plus when seeking a quiet vacation spot that is also... More

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Vista Motel exceeded our expectations. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and our efficiency room was immaculately clean and had everything we needed for a very comfortable stay. It was lovely to have the balcony to sit out on and the views were amazing. We also enjoyed the swimming pool. If we ever return to the area we would... More

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only compliant I have about The Vista is that it is very outdated. Wood paneled walls, blue tub, toilet and sink and furniture very old. If your going to charge $220.00 a night the place needs an update! Otherwise it was clean, good breakfast and friendly.

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long island ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Motel was all and more than we expected it to be. Wonderful views, clean and comfortable rooms,large towels great pool, good breakfast out on the veranda with amazing views! Owner was especially nice and even offered to drive us to the beach so we wouldn't have to pay to park. The motel is in a great local across from... More

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to Gloucester for a whale watch after a college visit to Boston. Service was very friendly and accommodating. Room had a lovely view of the beach. The owners are very thoughtful to provide everything needed for the rooms. The grounds are meticulously cared for. Continental breakfast was lovely with better choices than just muffins. I accidently left my cell... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was so courteous and helpful. I went there with my wife for our 10 year Anniversary (I'm from New England now living in NY, so coming here was a "gift" she gave me;). The staff arranged to have champagne on ice for us, cut blooms from the property and left in a vase in our room, it was... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are clean and spacious with great little kitchenettes. The view over Good Harbor is gorgeous and the setting quite private. We enjoyed morning swims in the pool. And runs along the scenic coastal drive. Just 10 min walk or 2 minute drive to. Good Harbor beach.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my family's first trip to Cape Ann area, to attend a rehearsal dinner in Gloucester and wedding in Rockport. The Vista is easy to get to and in a good central location for venturing out across Cape Ann. It is also in a beautiful spot by the ocean, with a beach very close by. The only challenge with... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing time. All the employee's were so nice and helpful. They went above and beyond to make our stay wonderful. We will defenately be returning. Close to everything and amazing views from your room.

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Address: 22 Thatcher Road, Scenic 127A, Gloucester, MA 01930
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
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Vista Hotel Gloucester
Vista Motel Gloucester, MA - Cape Ann

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Located on a high knoll overlooking beautiful Good Harbor Beach, the Vista Motel is your Gloucester, Massachusetts getaway. Open year round and offering Standard, Deluxe and Efficiency rooms all with full cable and HBO, free Internet access, and complimentary breakfast and newspapers, the Vista also has the most friendly staff on Cape Ann! See for yourself and you, too, will become a Vista regular! ... more   less 
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