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    Emerson Inn

    1 Cathedral Ave, Rockport, MA 01966-1102
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (131)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (11)
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean view” (29 reviews)
    “no lift” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Meeting Rooms
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    161 - 165 of 323 reviews

    Reviewed 14 August 2013

    This is a fabulous old hotel by the ocean encompassing a time when folks came to stay for an extended period to escape the summer heat. Indeed, one of its visitors was Ralph Waldo Emerson for whom the inn is named. It is very comfortable...More

    1  Thank Jan W
    Reviewed 13 August 2013

    Overall, this place is wonderful. It has amazing views, comfortable accommodations (although I REALLY did not like the smell of the room!) and just a very relaxing atmosphere. At first I was a little worried because it's sort of away from the hustle and bustle...More

    Thank jsl_96
    Reviewed 10 August 2013

    Lovely historic Inn by the sea with a great view. A little off the beaten path but great if looking for quiet. Beds are very comfortable with nice linens. Breakfast is included and is very good. Much like a Sunday Brunch. The staff could not...More

    Thank 2bignanas
    Reviewed 9 August 2013

    Location is wonderful. The inn is a little worn but charming. Our biggest problem was dinner at the inn. We had a reservation, and were seated promptly, but here is where it goes wrong. We had a 7:30 reservation and we had our dinner in...More

    1  Thank Lisa K
    Reviewed 8 August 2013 via mobile

    We arrived at 4:30 pm and were quickly checked in by a very courteous gentleman. He gave us all the normal registration instructions. We had a third floor king sized bed room. It had a picture window (sorry no balcony) with a gorgeous view of...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Banquet Room
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$191 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • United States >
    • Massachusetts >
    • Cape Ann >
    • Rockport
    • Also Known As
    • Emerson Inn By The Sea Hotel Rockport
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    Traveller (131)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (11)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (111)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    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!
    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.
    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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    "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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    "Ask for a sea view."
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