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Compass Rose Inn

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5 1/2 Center Street, Newburyport, MA 01950
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful B&B!! We were moving out of the area and needed to stay one final evening. We were exhausted, but Gloria made sure our stay was perfect! She was so helpful and had breakfast waiting for us in the morning. The B&B is just beautiful, my husband loved it and stated that it was like staying at his... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the inn on Easter Sunday. We arrived after the innkeeper had left for the day to spend time with her family. Gloria was more than helpful in letting us arrive later to the inn. When we arrived we were pleasantly greeted by a large spacious room (3)! Everything was super clean, organized and comfortable. Although we didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really fantastic and relaxing stay at this beautiful inn. The room was lovely and cosy and very spacious. The bed was so comfortable and we both had a really great quite sleep. Breakfast was such a treat, so fresh and tasty and we were able to take our time with the paper and had a huge feast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Stayed one night on a last minute getaway. It was lovely, comfortable, clean, and an excellent location. Gloria made us feel most welcome. The inn is within walking distance downtown shopping, and parking is free at the inn spots.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Just left the Inn- my fifth visit in the past 8 years. Great as always. There are two possibly three places to stay in downtown Newburyport. I have stayed in them a few times each and the Compass Rose has the best rooms and perfect location. The only downside to the Inn is the number of rooms.... only 10 and... More 

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Brewster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I can't say enough about this inn. Everything was at the highest level. We were there during -10 weather. What a beautiful sanctuary, complete with a real fire. The cupola offered a great view and nice place to have a drink. Next time we will stay for 2 nights.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This, unknown to us until last Friday night was a wonderful place to stay. We needed to be in Newburyport in February for family business. We chose an inn new to us. I would go there again, when in town. It surprised us to learn the traditional exterior was a new inn. Everything, including a big, bright bathroom, was in... More 

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Jefferson, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Our freezing weekend in Newburyport was made fabulous by our stay at the Compass Rose Inn. What a wonderful Retreat. Walking into the Inn, we were greeted by Brian, Gloria's son and a warm and friendly young man. He helped us with our bags and showed us to our suite. So beautiful! We entered our private living room with giant... More 

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Westford
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75 reviews 75 reviews
12 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

In late fall we visited the Inn and were guests in Suite 4. The Innkeeper, Gloria, couldn't have been nicer. The room was lovely with the exception of the deep scrapes and scratches in the furniture (bed footboard, living room end tables) which we found odd. A quiet afternoon was spent reading and enjoying wine in the widow's walk. The... More 

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branford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We had the good fortune to find Compass Rose Inn and to stay there recently. The rooms were comfortable and very clean. The four of us were able to stay in one room and it was quite spacious. The mattresses were so comfortable; everyone slept well. It was also an easy walk to town - which had many good stores... More 

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