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Perry, Florida
Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Sweet old fashioned motel rooms that have been updated. The norm was near town. The staff was polite & helpful. Our room had a little porch, cute furnishings & frig. The exterior was nice with a pool, grill. The motel was near shopping & restaurants.

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Kensington, Maryland
Reviewed October 26, 2016

The Sea Lion is not fancy, but it is clean, easy and in a great location. The motel is convenient to the best beach on Cape Ann -- Good Harbor. The price was right for a quick business trip to Gloucester.

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Concord, Massachusetts
Reviewed August 29, 2016

My friend and I made an impromptu trip to Gloucester/Rockport area for the day. Since the weather was amazing, we decided to stay another day. This left us scrambling to find a room as many places were booked. We drove by the Sea Lion and drove in to check it out. The price was reasonable and we literally took the...

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Massachusetts
Reviewed August 25, 2016

We weren't sure what to expect - it's hard to know just from pictures, and even reviews are subjective. Our stay at the Sea Lion Motel was perfect. We got there early, and we asked if we could park at the hotel while we went to the beach, and we were told "no problem". Good Harbor beach is within walking...

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Nice, average motel. The best feature is location: 3min drive to the beach or 15min walk on main roads to the beach. Also, the front desk gave us a 10$ off parking voucher for surrounding beaches. Big comfortable pool. The ocean isn't really visible from property grounds. Room is basic, no microwave/kitchen sink/silverware. Basic continental breakfast. Next time I would...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great place for a weekend getaway with friends or family. Rooms were clean and had a great view of the ocean, and couldn't have been more convenient for getting to the beach or to downtown. During a moment of crisis, the staff was incredible and made us feel like family. Can't say it enough- Sea Lion Motel was fantastic!

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Fair Haven, New Jersey
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Had an excellent stay at the Sea Lion Motel. The staff works extremely hard and are very efficient with cleaning. Rooms were nice and had a lot of space inside. Stayed on the second floor and you could overlook the ocean from the rooms. Gorgeous. Michelle at the Front desk helped us check in and let us know the best...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed July 31, 2016

A great location with a view of the ocean The rooms were clean & the staff was friendly. You are 5 minutes from Good Harbor Beach & 10 minutes to Rockport & Gloucester center. A great value for the money. I would stay here again but, next time get a room on the 2nd floor or maybe a cabin.

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Lancaster, New York
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Great little place. Had a home-y feel to it. Close to Whale watch ports. If you like walking close to stores and choice of restaurants. Minutes from a Castle. Great family trip. Would recommend for a family trip......

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New York
Reviewed July 9, 2016

We were in town for a whale watch and we needed a place to stay. The motel was simple yet comfortable and clean. The reception lady was extremely nice. Be careful of the timings of reception. If you want to check in after 9pm (not sure, pls double check) then you have to inform them in advance, then they can...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sea Lion Motel

Address: 138 Eastern Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930-1854
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range: $109 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sea Lion Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Sea Lion Hotel Gloucester
Sea Lion Motel Gloucester, MA - Cape Ann
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“Bring a plug extender/adapter - as usual for an older motel, there are not enough conveniently located outlets for chargers, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles lovlilynne, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
“Get a cabin, as you are secluded from the rest of the group. Second Floor rooms have a nicer view outside the room, but not life changing.”
 of 5 bubbles ksharkk11, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
“The top floor will have a better view of the ocean. Also, if you a microwave & more room get a cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles Tarps86, Jul 31, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in "the house" were awesome, can't speak for the others.”
 of 5 bubbles Hainsc2014, May 18, 2016 | Read review
“We liked the second floor--as I always feel it is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles spet, May 3, 2016 | Read review
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