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Rockport
With its beaches of soft sand or smooth pebbles, sylvan hiking paths and historic lighthouses, Rockport may be the perfect place to sit down and compose that magnum opus, write your novel or paint your master work. The waters surrounding Cape Ann beckon scuba divers, kayakers and sailors to explore the bay. Watch for whales or puffins on one of many charters; hike through the wilds of Halibut Point or along the breathtaking Headlands. Find inspiration in the glades and bluffs of Cape Ann.

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Halibut Point State Park
Halibut Point State Park
Scramble across ledges scarred by the granite industry and examine tide pools teeming with marine life.
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas; State Parks
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Bearskin Neck
Bearskin Neck
Attraction type: Lookouts
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Motif Number 1
Motif Number 1
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Front Beach
Front Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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Rockport Breakwater
Rockport Breakwater
Owner description: Rockport's Breakwater was rebuilt in the winter of 2015. It's now possible to walk along it's relatively flat surface to the end (@1/8 mile.) It's a terrific spot to view the... more Owner description: Rockport's Breakwater was rebuilt in the winter of 2015. It's now possible to walk along it's relatively flat surface to the end (@1/8 mile.) It's a terrific spot to view the harbor, Motif #1, and sailboats. Or, just to enjoy the great outdoors. Proper footwear is a necessity. less
Attraction type: Scenic Walking Areas; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Roy Moore Lobster Co
Roy Moore Lobster Co
Ranked #1 of 53 Restaurants in Rockport
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Helmut's Strudel
Helmut's Strudel
Ranked #2 of 53 Restaurants in Rockport
Cuisines: Cafe
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Nate's at Front Beach
Nate's at Front Beach
Ranked #3 of 53 Restaurants in Rockport
Price: $1 - $15
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Fish Shack Restaurant
Fish Shack Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 53 Restaurants in Rockport
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Top Dog
Top Dog
Ranked #5 of 53 Restaurants in Rockport
Cuisines: American, Fast Food
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

The Seafarer Inn
3.0 of 5
The Seafarer Inn
$110 - $279
Ranked #2 of 24 Rockport B&B and Inns
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Rockport Inn and Suites
2.5 of 5
Rockport Inn and Suites
$131 - $265
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Rockport
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Eagle House Motel
2.5 of 5
Eagle House Motel
$118 - $164
Ranked #5 of 6 Hotels in Rockport
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Bearskin Neck Motor Lodge
2.5 of 5
Bearskin Neck Motor Lodge
$154 - $250
Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Rockport
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Changing Tides Bed and Breakfast
Changing Tides Bed and Breakfast
$159 - $225
Ranked #1 of 24 Rockport B&B and Inns
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Seven South Street Inn
3.5 of 5
Seven South Street Inn
$159 - $266
Ranked #3 of 24 Rockport B&B and Inns
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