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    Emerson Inn

    1 Cathedral Ave, Rockport, MA 01966-1102
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$191
          US$191
          US$191
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          Overview
          • Excellent44%
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          • Average12%
          • Poor7%
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          “ocean view” (29 reviews)
          “no lift” (6 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          1 - 5 of 308 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Great place with a sense of history. Friendly staff recommended very nice restaurants, and we also enjoyed two evenings of drinks and dinner on the back porch, with wonderful ocean views. We highly recommend the Emerson Inn for a fun or romantic getaway.

          Thank Jan F
          Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 1 week ago

          Hi Jan - Thank you so much for your review! We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay at Emerson Inn. Please come visit us again soon.

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The Emerson Inn is a nice cozy place to go if you want to get a weekend away from the rat race. It has a nice 1920's type decor with a soothing atmosphere. The living room is comfortable and gives you nice sense of what...More

          Thank whitesun2017
          Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hi there - Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I am glad that you enjoyed the decor and atmosphere of our newly renovated hotel and also were able to spend some time relaxing on the veranda looking out to the...More

          Reviewed 9 April 2017

          We stayed here for the first time this weekend but it won't our last. A lovely, newly renovated inn on the ocean with exceptionally warm and welcoming staff. Rooms are tastefully decorated. Our king bed was a four-poster -- really comfortable. Get an ocean view...More

          2  Thank CaymanCarole
          Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 12 April 2017

          Hi Carole - thank you so much for the review! I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you appreciated the décor in our guest rooms. We're also happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner at Pigeon Cove Tavern!...More

          Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

          Classical white summer beach hotel. The design bring back memories of lost times, where turists in white clothes and white hats went on vacation at the sea. The room we were allocated at first wasn’t cleaned. After much apologies from the nice receptionist, we got...More

          1  Thank Jens_Anne-Grete
          Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 3 April 2017

          Hi there - thank you for staying with us and for your nice review. We're happy that you enjoyed your stay and that liked the ambiance of our hotel. I absolutely agree with you that Chef Gail's pancakes are the best! We hope to see...More

          Reviewed 18 March 2017

          We spent 2 nights of our anniversary trip at the Emerson Inn. It was a beautiful historic inn. We stayed on the 4th floor and had a gorgeous ocean view! The sunrises were breathtaking! Friendly staff.

          Thank Linda Y
          Response from Krysten R, General Manager at Emerson InnResponded 22 March 2017

          Hi Linda - thank you for the kind words! We enjoyed having you stay with us at Emerson Inn and look forward to having you back soon. Happy anniversary!

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Banquet Room
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$211 - US$387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 38
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Massachusetts >
          • Cape Ann >
          • Rockport
          • Also Known As
          • Emerson Inn By The Sea Hotel Rockport
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          s m
          does pool stay open much later than Labor Day?
          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.
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          Diana H
          how long is the hike and how even is the trail?
          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
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          carle2856
          Dear Novotel: I have been unable to find an email contact for the hotel directly. My daughter is celebrating her 1st anniversary there with her husband in a couple of weeks. I wanted to do something for them as a "surprise", upgraded room/ flowers, etc. Have been completely unable to reach anyone via email, phone results in language barrier and I do not want to make a phone call directly to the hotel (as it is out of the country) I'm hoping this note will get passed on to the hotel manager and they will contact me so I can make these arrangements with them. monti51197@yahoo
          15 August 2015|
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          Response from DorothyArm | Reviewed this property |
          This will not allow me to send the email so put these together to form the email. Begin with info@
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          "Ocean views are spectacular"
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