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Vista Motel

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22 Thatcher Road, Scenic 127A, Gloucester, MA 01930
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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for 1 night only and our experience was fantastic. The staff was outstanding friendly and we could not have asked for more. The rooms were clean an cosy and we had a big balcony facing the ocean. A nice place to stay and explore the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stay at the Vista every summer with my Husbands family ! We love it , always one of the highlights of our summer. The rooms are sized very nicely, clean and have everything you need for a great little weekend getaway! The pool is great especially in the evening after a few hours at the beach! My son looks... More 

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VistaLaura, Owner at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write a review for the Vista, we truly appreciate it. We're looking forward to seeing you again and we can't wait to see what you think of our new pool. Our guests have been really enjoying the spaciousness of both the pool and the surrounding deck. All new furniture, too! Another change... More 

Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friends and I recently spent 4 days at this motel near Good Harbor Beach. The room was huge and accommodated 4 of us with large suitcases. The view from our deck was Good Harbour Beach itself, a 10-15 min walk or 5-min car ride from the motel. They provide a daily parking coupon to help save you money. They... More 

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Retford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to the Vista Motel and we fully intend to return. We stayed in an Efficiency room on the ground floor. We were delighted with the facilities in the room, it was clean and very comfortable with lots of space. Continental breakfast was more than enough with a good choice of foods and drinks. Both outdoor and inside... More 

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asheville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here the first week of Oct 2015 & it was great! We were looking for something very last minute & found this little gem and there just happen to be something open. It was very affordable considering if was next to the beach and we booked it just a few hours before we showed up! It was clean,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have driven by the Vista many times during family trips to Gloucester, and from the street it looks just ok, but the rooms were spacious and VERY clean. Spectacular view of the beach. Convenient to pretty much everything (including a Shaws almost in the back yard for after beach snack runs). The staff is super friendly and offered multiple... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delighted with this vintage motor lodge. Clean, nice patio view, and extremely helpful and friendly staff. Nice amenities with careful eye to little details like a sewing kit, cork screw!, glass glasses and ceramic cups.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I've been visiting Cape Ann my whole life but this is the first time I've stayed at the Vista because I only had one night available. The motel looks over Good Harbour beach and the views are spectacular except for the power lines that run eye level. My room had a nice sitting area out front that was lovely for... More 

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Old Forge, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed in Gloucester many times but never here and we were pleasantly surprised. A heated pool, continental breakfast, a beautiful view of Good Harbor BeAch and a more than accommodating staff made it a very pleasant stay! Would highly recommend.

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Templeton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Looks out across a busy street, across a little salt marsh, and out to Good Harbor Beach and the ocean into the rising sun. Thus "Vista". The people were nice and for a seaside motel the rates are cheap enough. The actual accommodations are on a par with any roadside travel lodge: clean but kind of old and moldy with... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on a high knoll overlooking beautiful Good Harbor Beach, the Vista Motel is your Gloucester, Massachusetts getaway. We offer Standard, Deluxe and Efficiency rooms all with gorgeous ocean views, DirecTV with HBO, individual air conditioning, and mini fridge/microwave and coffeemaker. Additionally there is an outdoor heated swimming pool, free WiFi along with free local and long-distance phone calls. Also complimentary is a lovely continental breakfast, ice for you cooler and the USA Today. And, the Vista has the most friendly staff on Cape Ann! See for yourself and you, too, will become a Vista regular! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vista Motel

Address: 22 Thatcher Road, Scenic 127A, Gloucester, MA 01930
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range: $173 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Vista Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Vista Hotel Gloucester
Vista Motel Gloucester, MA - Cape Ann
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