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Draws you in!

You just cannot help being caught up in the atmosphere of this place. Just going down the streets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lewisberry, Pennsylvania
Quaint Street

A few blocks of boutiques, stores and restaurants. Throwback to the quaintness of yesteryear... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Connie L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You just cannot help being caught up in the atmosphere of this place. Just going down the streets makes you want to move here and live forever as well as the other small towns along this coast.

Thank BoscoW52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A few blocks of boutiques, stores and restaurants. Throwback to the quaintness of yesteryear. Street parking with kiosks. Lovely to stroll the street.

Thank Connie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing mind blowing here. Folks are very friendly and the memorial and waterfront are picturesque. It’s worth the trip.

Thank Jenn_Steinle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Between local attractions this is a nice town to walk along. It is nice to see independent stores and not big chain stores. Plenty of places to stop. Quaint.

Thank 968ChrisS
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Find a parking spot (metered of course) and start browsing. The nice shops are at the lower end of the street in 100's. Definitely go to Virgillio's. The Cave was closed when we were there, but if you're looking for some treasures or souvenirs it's...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018

The several block area can be visited in a matter of a few hours and contains a number of different shops, galleries, and restaurants. We were glad we made time to do so.

Thank JupiterFL
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We arrived on a dreary day which made this walk down Main Street feel even more like the quintessential small New England town. The shops, the small cafes and quaint pizza shops of this town are represented well on Main Street.

Thank DallasPaulaS
Reviewed July 27, 2018

The parking kiosks are convenient and offer substantial time for about $5.00 (5 hours) of walking, browsing and dining. The shops offer varied, tasteful merchandise and the shopkeepers are very friendly.

Thank Belmontcouple
Reviewed July 25, 2018

I was happy to see that this street had opened new doors to shops and restaurants as well as some oldies but goodies. I hope that visitors and residents alike continue to contribute to the economy of the area.

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Reviewed July 21, 2018

It was nice to have a feeling of history when you walk the streets of Gloucester. It helps to look up what and where you want to go. We were drawn toward 'The Perfect Storm' and 'Wicked Tuna' to see the sights connected with them....More

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June 26, 2017|
Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Have not been in Rockport on July 4, but I can say it's important to read the signs. I parked near the harbor and got a $50 ticket. I should have walked around and read the signs that said "resident sticker" only. Good... More