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Reviewed 13 May 2015

We spent two nights at the Inn on Onset Bay when we were in town recently for a wedding. The Inn is very cute with a lovely location on the water. The service is incredibly friendly, both in person and on the phone (when making a reservation). Our room was on the third floor with a view of the beach....

1Thank stephandgio_m
East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 August 2014

clean quiet and cozy! everything I was looking for in a quick weekend getaway. the rooms were very clean updated within walking distance to everything! the front desk was very helpful polite and couldnt do enough for us will absolutely be going back again!!!

Thank theresa s
Mystic, CT
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I was glad to be able to secure lodging for one night on a recent weekend when there is typically a two night minimum. The owner was very obliging and polite when I inquired about availability. My room was a standard queen on the ground floor and was fine except for two issues: the first was the overwhelming odor of...

5Thank Frohstock
Lincoln, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We spent the weekend at Inn on Onset Bay and really enjoyed the place. Our room was on the first floor, opening onto the front porch, with a view of the bay. Bed was comfortable and the innkeepers were very friendly and accommodating. The inn is within walking distance to the town center, and although it is small, there are...

1Thank jogginggrandma
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Clean, comfortable and cozy room. Comfortable bed with nice sheets. Clean bathroom (super important to me). Lovely courtyard for enjoying a quit evening, also has a grill. Inn keeper is accommodating and very knowledgeable about the area. Romantic setting; hubbie and I took moonlit walk on the beach. Small beach right across the street and a short walk from the clean,...

1Thank sugarmaple
Onset, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Having stayed here before on a new years eve, was wonderful! Snowy but Serene. Had the opportunity to watch my New years Eve morn sunrise!! Was something you all should have the chance to enjoy. We just stayed here the past few days and enjoyed the summer breeze on our wonderful porch view if the beach! I have to say...

1Thank Loo L
Reviewed 8 July 2014

My wife and I stayed here because we had a wedding in the area. The Inn is beautiful and the location – nestled right on a lovely bay – couldn't be better. The owner, Cheryl, went above and beyond the call of duty in making us feel at home. We accidentally left some clothes behind, and she generously boxed them...

Thank Phillytraver
innononsetbay, Managing Partner at Inn on Onset Bay, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay, that everything worked out and that your clothes made it back to you!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We found this place by accident and now we try and come back every 4th of July and hopefully more often in the future! Very nice, clean rooms with good showers. Short walk to a free, very clean beach where the water is very warm and inviting! At least 4 excellent restaurants within walking distance make the stay more enjoyable....

Thank Mark C
innononsetbay, Manager at Inn on Onset Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Inn on Onset Bay. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to hosting you and your wife again!

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Right next to the beach, this newly renovated hotel is in the perfect location. The rooms have been designed with clean, simple decor which we loved. Plenty space to put away clothing and a desk/dressing table for all our gadgets and papers. Great kitchenette and fridge, this area was more than adequate for our needs. Opposite the beach and the...

4Thank Xtinabella
innononsetbay, Owner at Inn on Onset Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review!!!!! You were such a fun couple to host!!!!!

Reviewed 20 June 2014

Stayed for one night for a wedding up the street. Great location for shops, places to eat, and bay and park across the street. Our room was just redone and in the front overlooking the bay. Room 206.....spacious and clean. Ceiling fan and AC was great. Shower big and clean. I don't think I would have enjoyed my stay as...

2Thank lisa22Boston
innononsetbay, Owner at Inn on Onset Bay, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed the renovated room (206) and thank you for taking the time to review the Inn on Onset Bay!

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn on Onset Bay sits atop the bluffs in the village of Onset, a seaside community nestled on the west end of the Cape Cod Canal. Once a popular vacation destination for travelers the world over, Onset has become one of Cape Cod's "hidden treasures" with beautiful views, breathtaking sunrises and a place where serene beaches and quiet nights welcome visitors to step back in time. All of our rooms have private baths, air conditioning, flat screen tv's, hair dryers, iron and ironing boards. Many have kitchenettes with compact refrigerators, and microwaves. Please note that we DO NOT allow any cooking. We offer coffee and tea in the morning and a barbecue grill for use in our court yard. Onset is a pedestrian friendly village so you can choose to not get back in your car until departure if rest and relaxation is your goal! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn on Onset Bay

Address: 181 Onset Avenue, Onset, MA 02558
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Onset
Price Range: $242 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn on Onset Bay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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“any room is a great room top floors have great views of the water!!”
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“Liked all the rooms!”
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“Get room in the front over the bay.”
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