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Emerson Inn

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“historic hotel”(9 reviews)
“ocean view”(30 reviews)
“no lift”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! Where do I start with this review! Let me start with Rachel at the front desk. She was so warm, accommodating and inviting! Thanks Rachel, Christine and Meagan for making my birthday extra special! The room was immaculate. The bed was very, very comfortable....More

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Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 4 November 2017

Hi there - thank you for spending your birthday with us and for taking the time to review us as well! We really enjoyed having you on property and we hope that your birthday was a success. I will pass along your regards to the...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

This was a perfect solo getaway weekend. Attending events in nearby Gloucester and, further north in Newburyport, I loved coming home to the Emerson Inn. My single room was smallish but, very comfortable with ocean views. The hotel restaurant, is excellent and has varied daily...More

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Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 31 October 2017

Hi there - thank you for your review! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Emerson Inn and your dinner at Pigeon Cove Tavern. We're glad that our staff was able to make your trip memorable and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

After a business trip to Boston, my wife and I were looking for a unique and romantic spot to celebrate our anniversary. We found Rockport and the Emerson Inn by the Sea. A Historic and charming hotel with spectacular views and a quaint feel. Great...More

Thank K Scott K
Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Scott - Thank you so much for your review! I'm glad that you and your wife had a lovely time at Emerson Inn for your anniversary. You are correct that while we're only 2 miles away from downtown Rockport, walking to and from downtown...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

The Emerson Inn was the last (of fourteen) hotel for our 4 week road trip around New England, New York State and Ontario. As a result, we had three large cases and other stuff, which had to be organised for the flight back to the...More

Thank Dave B
Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Dave - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm sorry that your guest room did not fully meet your expectations. We do have rooms that are larger than the room category that your travel agent chose for your trip...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Check in was okay, but not the most professional one. Room 204 very small and it is difficult to manage with the luggage when you come with one piece per person. No view. Breakfast - during our trip through New England we had better. For...More

Thank JochenBuhler
Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 20 October 2017

Hi Jochen - Thank you for your review. I do apologize if you did not fully enjoy your stay with us. Room 204 is one of our Cozi rooms, which are our smallest rooms at the Inn and have neighborhood views. We do offer a...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$176 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$176 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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nanat123
30 August 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Property representative |
Hi! Apologies for the late reply! The property is wheelchair accessible, but unfortunately all bathrooms at the property are shower/tub combinations, not a true "step in shower". Hope this helps!
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s m
13 November 2015|
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Response from SmilingKodiak | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the weather, I suspect. May be open for ice skating.
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Diana H
18 October 2015|
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Response from Diana H | Reviewed this property |
thank you soo much for your response. we stayed at the top to much of a uneven hike to go down by the water. there were like someone stated trails about a mile from the hotel
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"There are wonderful expansive ocean views from third floor rooms."
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"We had a corner room on the 3rd floor and would recommend both."
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"Try for a second floor room if you have luggage, there is no elevator"
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"Outstanding view of the Atlantic and the harbor"
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