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Perfect, charming, New England

This is the perfect example of New England charm. It has been a set in a number of movies...even... read more

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Walking Tour of Rockport

Beautiful weather if not a bit nippy. Most shops were still open but a few were getting ready to... read more

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Main St. and Mt. Pleasant St., Dock Square, Rockport, MA 01966
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the perfect example of New England charm. It has been a set in a number of movies...even was the setting for the movie, The Proposal, with the signs changed from rockport the Sitka, Alaska.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful weather if not a bit nippy. Most shops were still open but a few were getting ready to close for the season. This narrow stretch of land or peninsula jutting out into the harbor is packed tight with artists, apparel, candy, seafood, inns and...More

Thank Steven D
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a variety of specialty shops and restaurants . Or you can just sit by the water and relax .

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Off season so many shops closed. We had fun in the ones that were open! Especially the Fudgery!!! Omg you gotta get some of this fudge and taffy!

Thank BarbBo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a brief stopover here. Great views and a selection of craft shops and eateries extended our stay. We caught it right at the end of the season (Oct 31st) so not sure how busy this place gets at the height of the season???

Thank Colin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful setting and so many interesting shops to visit. A great day of meandering through the town

1  Thank brianbollwage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to walk with a beautiful view of the ocean. Lots of stores offering many different things.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bearskin Neck is a quaint little shopping opportunity. There is water on both sides and several places for a meal or a snack right on the water. I love to pick up unusual Christmas gifts for my family because most of them have been there...More

Thank alancoogan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had fun walking the narrow streets going in and out of the shops. Great place to satisfy your sweet tooth and do some shopping.

2  Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Good for a stroll; the street has historic buildings and nice occasional views to the nearby water, but shops tend to have more kitsch than quality.

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April 6, 2018|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
Weekends should be fine. If you're concerned about weekdays, I would check with the hotel.
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
Not all will be open, so call ahead or contact the Chamber of Commerce. Some shop owners have seasonal shops down south.
Lisa C
August 1, 2016|
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Response from susansX197DY | Reviewed this property |
There is a shuttle from their transfer staion. Last time we used it I think it was a couple dollars a person but the parking was free