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    Emerson Inn

    1 Cathedral Ave, Rockport, MA 01966-1102
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    “ocean view” (29 reviews)
    “no lift” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 322 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed at The Emerson Inn for 4 nights. We couldn't have been more pleased! The Inn itself is combination of pure class and great history. The staff took care of our every need - even providing hot water for tea so we could sit...More

    Thank Mommasw
    Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there - thank you so much for the great review! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed yourselves so much at Emerson Inn. We look forward to hosting you the next time you come to visit Rockport!

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    My wife and I stayed Friday and Saturday nights in a deluxe ocean front room. We paid $450 per night all-in. The view was very nice and the bed was comfortable. But the closet was tiny, the floorspace inadequate, and the bathroom quite antiquated and...More

    Thank bobbyintexas
    Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Bobby - Thank you for your review. I am disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. As you probably know, we are a historic hotel, dating back to 1846 and while we would love to have larger closets and...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    Beautiful hotel overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. very comfortable lounge / living room area with a Super restaurant. We had several very good meals out on the porch overlooking the ocean. The food and service were outstanding. My only complaint is that this hotel is not...More

    Thank mikedamiani
    Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 6 September 2017

    Hi Mike - Thank you for the great review! I'm so happy to hear that you and your wife enjoyed yourselves at Emerson Inn and were able to have some great meals at Pigeon Cove Tavern. For the next time that you come to stay...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    We hosted our rehearsal dinner the night before our wedding at the Emerson Inn by the Sea. Our point of contact was Candice. She was absolutely lovely and helpful throughout the whole planning process. Very professional and helped us organize the many elements of planning...More

    Thank WanderlustAri
    Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 23 August 2017

    Hi there - Thank you so much for your review and for your kind words about Candice! Candice is truly an asset to our operation here and I'm happy to hear that she was able to provide you with a wonderful experience for your rehearsal...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    Breakfast was great. Staff was very helpful. Loved sitting on the Veranda for Coffee and drinks. Rooms were cozy but clean. Grounds were well kept but building could use some upgrades. Overall a very good value and will definitely return.More

    Thank andrew c
    Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 16 August 2017

    Hi Andrew - Thank you for taking the time to write this review! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed yourself while visiting the Inn. In terms of upgrading the building, we are taking on projects each year to elevate the property, but it will...More

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    • US$191 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 38
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    • Rockport
    • Also Known As
    • Emerson Inn By The Sea Hotel Rockport
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    31 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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    14 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
    19 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
    Room Tips
    "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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