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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 6 October 2013

Loved the entire experience. Quaint, if small rooms, but full of charm! A cozy bar that felt like being in your own exclusive home-attended by the daily staff who truly got to know us and engaged with us. And breakfast better than any restaurant, maybe even my own home in a really inviting setting. I was there during rainy weather-...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a five star review! On your next visit be sure to request one of our larger rooms which we have many to select from. We so enjoyed your visit at the Harbor Light Inn and hope to see you again in the future.

Marblehead, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I did not actually stay here, but my brother and his partner did as they prepared for their wedding. They stayed in one of the apartments, and absolutely loved it. Some of their guests stayed in the main inn, and were very happy. They all loved the breakfasts, the location, the hospitality, and plan to come back to spend more...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the complimentary review. It was our pleasure to host your brother and friends on such a memorable occasion. We look forward to seeing you at the Inn possibly on a future reunion.

Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I recently attended a meeting here, a smaller size, about 8 people. We were looking for a different atmosphere that was also very comfortable. Mr. Conway and his staff were so attentive and designed our meeting spaces that were conducive to our needs. I hope our next offsite meeting will be held at this centrally located Inn. I only hope...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having your corporate group meet in our Inn. Thank you for the complimentary review. We so enjoyed your visit at the Harbor Light Inn and hope to see you again in the future on that overnight stay your wishing for.

Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 September 2013

This was our second trip to the Harbor Light Inn and once again our expectations were exceeded. From the warm and friendly staff, to the attention to details our stay was relaxing and comfortable. Be prepared for a robust breakfast and nice delicacies to enhance afternoon tea which will leave you needing some exercise. The pool is lovely and the...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the complimentary review! We are so pleased you chose to return to the Harbor Light Inn and that we once again exceeded your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

S. Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 23 September 2013

The property is lovely, the Inn is in a very good location for exploring beautiful Marblehead. We booked fairly last minute so only two rooms were available. We went with #28 since it had a fireplace, but since the weather was quite warm, we didn't expect we would be allowed to use it and were correct. The room itself is...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed our lovely Inn. Room 28 is the only bathroom with the original claw foot tub. We do try to describe this when guests call so they know that in advance. It is the most comfortable tub to soak in. I apologize if we did not inform you in advance. All of the other...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Great location in the town of Marblehead. Walking distance to everywhere. Staff was amazing and I felt like they were always there when I needed them. There's even a small tavern bar located inside the inn where all of the guests gathered after dinner for a drink and shared stories from all their travels throughout the years. Very peaceful place,...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the complimentary review. We so enjoyed your visit at the Harbor Light Inn and hope to see you again in the future.

SoCal
Reviewed 18 August 2013

This is a relaxed charming place to stay, The breakfasts are nice yet after a few days the casseroles seem the same even though they have a different one each day. The food is very tasty. The snacks in the afternoon were cheesecake (2 days) cookies another day, Love the ambiance of Marblehead and Harbor Light Inn reflects that ambiance....

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

We are happy to hear all in all you enjoyed the Inn and the town of Marblehead with your friends. We apologize that the drink was not perfect, I only wish you would have said something when we served it.Being as it wasn't the normal bar tender we would have certainly not taken offense to criticism and would gladly made...

South Carolina
Reviewed 17 August 2013

There is nothing but " perfect" that I can say. The rooms, breakfast, grounds,staff were all delightful. If you can get here for a special weekend then please do. The staff do everything impeccably. You owe it to yourself to visit

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

I am so happy you had a wonderful visit with us. I love hearing nice compliments about our great staff. They do try to make everyone's stay special. Thank you so much for letting me know. We look forward to spoiling you on another visit in the near future!

North Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2013

I happened upon this enchanting inn while walking the quaint boutique/shop lined street in Marblehead. Booked a room for the folllowing weekend. The breakfast is extraordinary and the pool is an added plus on a beautiful summer day. In the afternoon there is iced/hot tea with cookies and cheesecake too! The room had all the charm you expect from a...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our Enchanting Inn. I am happy we lived up to your expectations and look forward to seeing you on your next trip to this charming town.

Los Altos, California
Reviewed 30 July 2013

California Visitors came to Marblehead and were de"Lighted" with our stay at the Inn! It is a very special place, well kept, major attention to detail and despite the mid-July heat and humidity, cool inside and the refreshing pool and lounge chairs were awesome! The drinks could not have tasted better inside and out....and the unique Tavern alone makes the...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing such a wonderful review for others to read. I am so happy we helped create wonderful memories of your trip east and that we made your 5 star list. It is nice to know you noticed our attention to detail and also took the time to enjoy the delicious drinks at the pool. It is our...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Old town Marblehead and the harbor district, the Harbor Light Inn offers easy access to beaches, shopping, art galleries, historic homes, museums and a variety of great restaurants. The Harbor Light Inn offers complimentary parking, wireless Internet and an on-site Tavern. Within short driving distance to neighboring Salem, Massachusetts and less than 18 miles to Boston. Corporate retreats, small weddings and executive meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor Light Inn

Address: 58 Washington Street, Marblehead, MA 01945
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Marblehead
Price Range: RM875 - RM1,466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Harbor Light Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“website is a good way to see the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles greysons136, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had no bath tub and a cabin shower that was a little small so beware! After all it is more than 400 years old!”
 of 5 bubbles DavidBih, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms on the third floor of the main Inn and in the back are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Stacy255, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“look for one with a fireplace”
 of 5 bubbles 169kenh, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the street if you prefer NO noise. No rooms seem bad.”
 of 5 bubbles Jean4130, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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