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Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We did enjoy our stay in this quaint style property. I felt the room could have been cleaner, the bedcover is rather faded and well used, but perhaps this goes with the style of the room. Paper cups would be a definite no no in the UK, especially at the rate we pay for the room. Dog barking next door...

2Thank jax56100
Meriden, Connecticut
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My husband and I chose to spend our 28th wedding anniversary at the Compass Rose Inn. We arrived at the Inn, and the Inn keeper was assisting another couple, and the owner was at the computer. Neither one even acknowledged that we walked through the door! After a few awkward minutes, the man at the computer asked our name, and...

1Thank jlkkshic
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Nice accommodations,spacious suite, quaint Inn. Very nice breakfast, only steps away from the heart of Newburyport center. Comfortable bed, bright room with very nice decor. Highly recommend. Skip the hotel try the Compass Rose Inn - worth the stay.

1Thank Robert F
Durham, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Stayed in Room 5 at the end of June, 2015. Al, the owner greeted me and showed me to my room. The dining room downstairs was lovely. The Inn is in pristine condition and was very comfortable. The room was lovely. I had a small seating area and a king-size bed with extra pillows. The bathroom was large with a...

Thank deb520
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Let me just say, that the rooms here are exceptional. Ours had a sitting room, bedroom, and a full bath with a tub, along with a bathroom add-on with an additional sink. This property has all the old-world charm with the updated construction and amenities. Super clean, and within walking distance of everything. We couldn't have asked for a better...

Thank tapthewheeze
Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 29 June 2015

First and foremost the team of Al "owner" and Cindy "housekeeper and chef" will insure your stay is what you desire. Do not hesitate to keep them appriased of your comforts and needs. The location is prime within steps to picturesque downtown historic Newburyport open to your whims of dinning, selective shopping, whale watching, a leisurely sail or just sitting...

1Thank 4millee
Augusta, Maine, United States
Reviewed 20 June 2015

When we stayed at the Compass Rose last year it was a refreshing stay with lots of amenities and a Wonderful Hot breakfast. This year was different- the Inn is in need of some attention to detail- and make sure you have enough food for all your guests. We were very disappointed this year- however, they are going through some...

Thank Barb H
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to stay in Newburyport. The location is close to all of the shops and restaurants so no driving and parking is necessary. The rooms are large and very comfortable. The dressing area with the extra sink was also very nice to have. You must stay here if you are in town!!

Thank Kim R
New York
Reviewed 8 June 2015

I would highly recommend staying at this Inn. We were able to park the car up for the weekend and walk everywhere. The inn could not be located in a more convenient location. We had the room with a separate entrance next to the inn, which was perfect for 3 'loud and chatty' women away on our annual girls trip....

3Thank Aimee40
Berkeley, California
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. The inn offers complimentary breakfast every morning and also provides free wifi in all rooms. The service here is also great. I will definitely stay at Compass Rose Inn again when I am back in the area.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of downtown Newburyport, you'll find a hidden treasure called Compass Rose. This sophisticated all-suite Inn offers you the opportunity to relax and experience the character and historic charm of a picturesque New England town. Compass Rose is a newly constructed Federal style mansion incorporating period ambiance with state of the art comfort and safety. Our spacious accommodations include five elegant three-room suites; each with a fire placed sitting room, bedroom with king sized bed and a luxurious private bath and a dressing alcove. We offer a convenient first floor suite for our visitors who prefer not to use stairs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Compass Rose Inn

Address: 5 1/2 Center St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2722
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Newburyport
Price Range: $295 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Compass Rose Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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Westerly, Rhode Island, United States
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“Room 4 has the best views!”
 of 5 bubbles graces588, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Third floor has direct access to a wonderful widow's walk room - great for small get-to-gether.”
 of 5 bubbles lindsaygoldstein, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They have great suites with fireplaces”
 of 5 bubbles 622wendyd, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suite one is the most accessible as it is on the ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelDadSanDiego, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are front to back in this Inn.”
 of 5 bubbles scfffr, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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