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Harborview Inn

Stacey Boulevard - 71 Western Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930
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Ranked #4 of 20 Gloucester B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paramus, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Harborview Inn is the perfect place to stay while visiting Gloucester! The location is great! It is just across the street from the famous Fisherman's Memorial, and it is within close walking distance of all the shops on Main St, and the restaurants along the waterfront. And the views! The views of the water are superb! My boyfriend and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Harborview many times while on business in Gloucester. John, the owner, is quite friendly and accommodating. The rooms are clean and quaint. The style is very much old b&b with lots of prints. The rooms could use a little updating, -- new T.V's, a few more outlets, etc -- but then again most B&B guests... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed on night at the Harborview Inn. The location is amazing with the boardwalk and waterfront right on the doorstep. The room was nice and breakfast was continental. The host John is a nice guy and helpful.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We only stayed one night but the inn was clean, the view from the front porch was amazing and beautiful, one of the most beautiful well tended flower gardens anywhere around here. The innkeepers were very friendly, the room was very comfortable. My only wish was the breakfast was a little better, I'm used to a nice cooked breakfast at... More

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Red Lion, PA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Arriving in Gloucester on a Wednesday evening with no reservations, we came upon this B&B along the harbor. Fortunately we were able to stay here for one night. Even though there was a lot of traffic noise heard in the room, the traffic subsided by 10 p.m. and we had a very quiet, restful night's sleep. The photo of the... More

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Our out-of-town guests were happy with the room and we were thrilled to get it for them. The Harborside Inn was the only place in the area that would rent a room for a single night. You will be well cared for by the owner and will enjoy your stay. As a local, I can verify that the place is... More

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Kingston, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We found the accommodations surpassed our expectations with a very warm and welcoming atmosphere. Breakfast though featuring simple fare proved more than adequate for our morning requirements. This morning repast takes place in a friendly, unhurried environment that can provide interesting conversation with John and the other clients or can be a solitary affair on the veranda if desired. John... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Most people know the difference between a 4 star hotel in Boston and a classic New England Bed and Breakfast on Cape Ann. The Boston hotel might impress you with its amenities and fancy technological capacities, but that's not why you come to a place like the Harborview Inn. Don't look for a main desk, because you won't find one.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

John does a great job of providing many of the amenities of a hotel, while creating the atmosphere of a small, warm and friendly B&B. That attention to detail allows you to feel that you are staying in a home that is yours for the time you are there. This friendly atmosphere encourages guests to share conversations and experiences with... More

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Aldan, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We were able to book a room at the last minute. There is a Beautiful view of the Harbor across the street, within walking distance of downtown Gloucester. John was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was simple but good. Off Street Parking available and a nice front patio. Very welcoming.

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Address: Stacey Boulevard - 71 Western Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Harborview Inn Gloucester, MA - Cape Ann

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