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Harborside House

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23 Gregory Street, Marblehead, MA 01945
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

by selecting Harborside House, u will b putting yourself at the nexus of the heart of Marblehead: entry to the historic area now chockful of interesting n contemporary wares, galleries, n eating places; n close to the yacht harbor at the foot of scenic Crocker Park. the home is one of quiet elegance, but filled with modern day amenities: free... More 

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Shepherdstown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, I chose a stay in Marblehead purely for its proximity to Boston. Little did I know I'd fall in love with it! Susan has created a real home away from home. The charming house with its lovely view was welcoming and relaxing after our long days of touring. Little touches everywhere catered to our every whim: fresh-baked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We stayed for three nights with Susan as our hostess. She was so hospitable and helpful Breakfasts were delicious, served on the patio or dining room. Marblehead was central to our vacation destinations, since it is only a few minutes from Salem, half an hour to Gloucester, etc. My only suggestion would be if you are travelling when it is... More 

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Parma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We were looking for a B&B between Boston & Salem. Found this place in Marblehead and we could not have been happier. Everything was in walking distance. The town and the people living there were some of the friendliest we have ever encountered. The hostess (Susan) made us feel like we were family. Boston & Salem were both short drives... More 

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Caldicot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We were visiting New England on a trip from the UK. We would not normally book ‘bed and breakfast’ accommodation in a private house as we prefer self-catering accommodation. However, this was not really practical for our last three nights in the US. We were not sure whether or not we would enjoy staying in the more intimate surrounds of... More 

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msmermaid38, Owner at Harborside House, responded to this review

Dear Linda: Thank you so much for your effusive review of Harborside House. Your nice comments are very much appreciated. Enjoy the pumpkin bread! More 

wawona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We recently stayed at Harborside House on our trip to Massachusetts from California. The B&B is located in an ideal spot, a short walk from a beautiful center of town with several quaint shops and restaurants. The house is in a very quiet location, a few yards from the ocean. The house is decorated in very good taste and Susan... More 

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Merseyside, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

what can i say ! a fantastic start to our holiday and first visit to USA we couldn,t have picked a nicer b & b in the beautiful quaint town of marblehead , susan is a wonderful host and made us feel so welcome in her home, nothing is too much trouble and she is very helpful with the places... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This is a beautiful home hosted by Susan, a very elegant lady, those style is repeated in a very elegantly decorated and furnished b&b. It is situated on the road right behind the waterfront, close to all the good restaurants and shops. The beds are very comfortable, the rooms a decent size and the breakfasts are healthy with home baking... More 

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Delmar, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Had a great time at Harborside House. Susan Livingston makes you feel very welcome. She is very gracious, accommodating, and allows you to come and go as you please. The breakfasts consist of homemade quick breads like banana bread to accompany a delightful choice of butters and jams, cereals, bagels, assortment of bread, hard-boiled eggs, yogurt, fruit cup, coffee, tea,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

My wife and I stayed at Harborside House last October while visiting New England from the UK. Susan was on vacation in Italy and so there was an Innsitter allocated (sorry but I cannot recall her name). She was a lovely lady who was so welcoming and friendly and mad our stay very special. The house is a lovely old... More 

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