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    Sea Lion Motel

    138 Eastern Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930-1854
    (978) 290-4906
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    1 - 5 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    The motel is slightly out of town but close to a large supermarket. We had a room with a queen and a double bed, springy but comfortable with good pillows and good towels. Fast wifi, strong shower, clean, nothing not to like really! The breakfast...More

    Thank Nitten_Traveler
    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    Staff were accommodating and helpful. All was spiffy clean and very comfortable. Breakfast ok, but coffee was great! Would return for a longer stay! Too much fog to see the view but could smell the ocean.

    Thank recklessflamingo
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Sea Lion is very clean. We were looking for a first floor room. The room is not large but the bed was very very comfortable. We had our own private deck which was wonderful. I would go back again. Loved it. Close to downtown.

    Thank JEANNE D
    Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

    Simple furnishings however exceptionally clean , reasonable and comfortable. Would definitely stay again. Sabina at the front desk very nice and accommodating - we made last minute reservations. Pool very clean . BBQ available.

    Thank virginia j
    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We stayed one night. The place was average. Nothing special about it, but it seemed clean. We were on the bottom floor, I would definitely request a second floor room if I were going to stay here again. We could hear the person walking above...More

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    • Gloucester
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    susan8723
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Ramona F | Property representative |
    Hi We are located about 2 1/5 miles from downtown Gloucester and about 2 1/5 miles to down town Rockport. Gloucester has 24 hour taxi service.
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    654xyz123
    13 April 2017|
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    Response from Ramona F | Property representative |
    Hi, I am sorry but we do not allow pets at the Sea Lion Motel. The Accommodations at Rocky Neck has some pet friendly rooms. 978 804 0562
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