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Brimblecomb Hill Bed & Breakfast

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33 Mechanic Street, Old Marblehead, Marblehead, MA
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Brimblecomb Hill Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #10 of 23 Marblehead B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, UK
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a warm welcoming man gene, the owner is. The room (the Isaac) is as described and just a really interesting room. The whole building is a beauty to look at and spend time in. The location is ideal to walk around and explore old historic marblehead. All of this area is wonderful to be in. A great place to... More

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Richmond, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

The Brimblecomb Hill B & B is in the heart of Historic Marblehead. Just off its main commercial street, this Inn offers a quiet respite from the concentrated attractions of nearby Salem. The building joins dozens of other restored homes, shops and churches from the 18th and 19th Centuries, in an ideal waterfont setting. Walking this town is a wonderful... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

The Brimblecomb Hill B&B is so warm, inviting, and comfortable, I can't say enough about it! The original building was built in 1721, and all the nooks and crannies and funny doors and wood floors let you know you are in a place of true historic value. The sitting room where breakfast is set up is full of books about... More

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Phippsburg, me
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Located near the beautiful harbor of Marblehead, surrounded by historical buildings and early American architecture, this small, intimate inn is perfect for a weekend away. Owner Gene Arnould provides a charming, warm ambience for his guests. Breakfast choices are healthy and delicious--continental in style. He also owns an art gallery nearby and is active in the lively Marblehead arts scene.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We only had the pleasure of staying at the Brimblecomb for 1 night, but we are definitely planning to stay there in the future again as we frequent Marblehead. If you are traveling to this area for the month of October, you are competing for a nice place to stay due to the usual leaf peepers and the folks visiting... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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132 reviews 132 reviews
28 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I want to say that Brimblecomb is dreadful - but only because we want to keep it quiet! Our second visit, we really couldnt wait to get back there and while it is often said that one should never go back, we found the place to be just as wonderful as we remembered it to be. We had the Isaac... More

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Boonsboro, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

As always, our trip to the Brimblecomb was wonderful. This trip, we stayed in Isaac Mansfield room, a charming room filled with an abundance of books and Lincoln memorabilia. This room has its own, albeit small, bathroom with a shower. The bed is comfortable and the rocking chair is a great place to relax and read. The adjoining rooms in... More

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012 via mobile

We had two rooms connected through the shares bathroom. The rooms were adorable. Gene, the host, gave us a nice welxome and a good price for fhe rwo rooms. The house is beautiful, full of books and magazines and reproductio s of boat. There s even a piano. The breakfast wS very good too especislly for a continental breakfast. Great... More

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95 reviews 95 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

We are so used to chain hotels that we had forgotten the charm of a local bed & breakfast. Brimblecomb Hill B&B was perfect for a weekend visit and reunion with an old school friend. The rooms were nicely decorated and furnished, there was a very pleasant and private yard in which to sit, and the breakfast was informal and... More

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Dublin 15
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

During a recent visit to New England from Ireland we were lucky enough to find this little gem of a B&B in Marblehead which was in a perfect location for us near Salem and Boston Airport for our return flight back to Dublin the following morning. THe owner Gene Arnold was hospitable and full of knowledge about the surrounding area... More

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Address: 33 Mechanic Street, Old Marblehead, Marblehead, MA
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Marblehead
Number of rooms: 3

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