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Leominster, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 March 2013

My wife and I just spent the weekend at Blue Shutters -- it was such a positive experience, it's hard to explain. The best I can explain is that it was like being at home with your favorite friends. Ed and Tony were friendly, informative and made you feel like you were home from the start. Ed greeted us with...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 March 2013

A great property is one that sticks by you through thick and thin. I have been blessed to have found the Blues Shutters Beach House as my official home away from home when I am in Gloucester for business. In the dead of winter, when many places are boarded up or open selective hours, Ed, the hospitable innkeeper, has the...

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new hampshire
Reviewed 28 February 2013

Located on a quiet side street in Gloucester MA, faces east to enjoy a sunrise or moonrise. Very nice staff and lots to do in Gloucester! Great seafood restaurants and the cruise of harbor looks like fun!

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Burlington, MA
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We just returned from our wonderful getaway up in Gloucester. We had a gift certificate for this beautiful Blue Shutters and decided to use it for my husband's birthday during the off-season. It was very cold, snowing and the wind really blowing when we arrived. We were warmly greeted by our hosts Ed and Ann Marie, Patty and Tony...actually as...

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Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 November 2012

The view of Good Harbor Beach is unbeatable, and to get to the beach you literally just walk across the street. The innkeepers are friendly and helpful. Coffee is available anytime and they put out a very nice continental breakfast. We were in the Fireside room which was spacious and well-supplied with a sofabed, frig and microwave. It's a bit...

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Libertyville, Illinois
Reviewed 23 October 2012

This is our 3rd time in Gloucester and our 1st time in staying at the Blue Shutters. We loved the place with its friendly home-style feel and close to the beach locality. From the great view in our 2nd floor room to the close proximity of restaurants, shopping and beach all within walking distance, we can't say enough good about...

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Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2012

We stayed for a weekend to attend a wedding just down the road at the Elks Club. It's a friendly homely establishment and we were made to feel very welcome. We had the Lookout room which was ok for us as we were out most of the time. This room has no wardrobe to hang anything up, nor any hangers...

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 7 September 2012

When we arrived at the Blue Shutter Inn, we were immediately stuck by the beauty of the location, and the warmth & friendliness of the owners. After settling into our room, we asked the owners for some suggestions about where to eat - they not only took the time to give us great recommendations for places to eat around the...

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Illinois
Reviewed 5 September 2012

This is our second stay at Blue Shutters and we definitely plan to return. You couldn't ask for a more beautiful location, directly across the street from Good Harbor Beach so most of the rooms have a beautiful ocean view, and close enough to downtown Gloucester to easily go in for dinner or shopping. The owners are very friendly and...

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 August 2012

This was my third year coming to Gloucester from Pennsylvania with my wife and daughter, to visit with her extended family from the area. The owners at the Blue Shutters have never been anything but warm and gracious to us. This year my daughter was greeted with a new small plush toy from Ann Marie as a welcome back to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steps from Good Harbor Beach (#1 Beach in New England 2012). Minutes to downtown Gloucester (America's Oldest Fishing Port) and Rockport. Close to Cape Ann's 20+ restaurants and dozens of shops and galleries, as well as the Rocky Neck Art Colony (America's oldest and continuous operating art colony). Just 55 minutes by car or commuter rail to Boston and less than 2 hours drive from other New England destinations. We're one of the most popular spots on "the island you can drive to" (our section of Gloucester is separated from the Massachusetts mainland by the Annisquam River). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Shutters Beachside Inn

Address: 1 Nautilus Rd, Gloucester, MA 01930-3202
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range: €75 - €263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Blue Shutters Beachside Hotel Gloucester
Blue Shutters Beachside Inn Gloucester, MA - Cape Ann
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“Leave your wi-fil behind! This is a beach destination. There are two floors / stairs to climb - keep that in mind.”
 of 5 bubbles jm153, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“1st or 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles metal1_10, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“we took the third floor - great view”
 of 5 bubbles danielbG6504VX, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Deckside is quieter but does not have ocean views. We like it because it's more private and has a full kitchen and its own deck.”
 of 5 bubbles epelleg12, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Many types of rooms available suitable for singles, couples, and families.”
 of 5 bubbles 79lauriea, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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