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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I were really happy staying here. We had a lovely room overlooking the ocean which we could see from a distance. The room was spotless and the bed a King with lots of room. My husband and I were very happy here.

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Thank Eleni L
Plymouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on my first stop on my American Vacation. Lovely place with great views from the balcony (we had the very end room). Its a very dated place so do not expect to see bells and whistles and luxury. The rooms date from around the 1950s with a style inside to match, very clean and with a nice supply... More 

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Thank gotheworld
vistamotel, Owner at Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much and very nice to have you at the Vista! You have really told our story very well and we appreciate the kind words. We are a friendly, clean little place with two friendly dogs (Eddy is more quiet than Dewey) and we love it when guests like you like our throwback feel. I do hope you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent 2 nights here and I wish we had booked for longer. The room was spacious and the balcony overlooked the ocean in the distance which we found to be nice and peaceful. The room was super clean and the bathroom was huge. We loved staying here and thoroughly recommend this Motel to others.

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Thank ozhelen63
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient location close to town attractions and Rockport. Clean and comfortable rooms with beautiful view on the beach. Spacious. Good for family. Friendly and helpful staff. Nice continental breakfast. Could be more varieties of food - boiled eggs or omelet, some cheese. Would be good to having flex hose for shower.

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Thank Alex718_207
Scranton,PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Please do not judge the book by the cover. The exterior may appear dated, but the room (#1) and bathroom we had was up to date and spotlessly clean. A perfectly adequate Continental breakfast is included. There is a clear view to the beach. Would have liked to explore more in the area. Definitely recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real treat to stay somewhere which is mostly true to its original character and roots and is family run but gives you the attention to detail and cleanliness you would expect from a 4 star chain hotel. We booked one night as a last resort stay and didn't expect much. We were so pleased with everything that we stayed... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is soooo out dated. It needs a complete makeover. The bathroom tiles are pink and black. I think that look is the 60's. The bed however was very comfortable. No view from our room. Staff was nice.

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Willits, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a knoll , above Good Harbor 's fine white sand beach is a great place to base your Cape Ann exploration and adventure. Wake in the morning , you will hear the seductive whisper of the Atlantic beckoning you for a stroll on the beach a short 10 minute walk away. Pull back the thick , light proof curtains... More 

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Thank BABATOM
Salem, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to stay here when I was very young and my mother recently moved to the area and wanted us to come for a visit so she booked us this room for us. I was just expecting a simple motel since I was too young to really remember it but it turned out to be more than just a... More 

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Thank William B
Waterloo NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are spotless- along with the grounds, the pool, the breakfast room. We stayed here this July and also October 2015 and absolutely love it. Waking up and having early coffee on the balcony overlooking the ocean is just heavenly. Thank you!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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 Rd, Scenic 127A, Gloucester, MA 01930-3196
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range: $172 - $216 (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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