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Recent Gloucester reviews
Spacious property, beautiful views, private beach - perfect family vacation!
"This home is exactly as pictured and described, located in a safe, private compound, with a private beach. It is clean, updated and well maintained. Perfect for a large family, especially with small children. My kids loved the ping pong table and the many board games - they did not even use the tv! The beach is an easy, short walk for all ages and the beach cove was calm and uncrowded. We enjoyed it daily. The kitchen is large, well stocked and beautiful, and the deck has truly amazing sunset views of the ocean, with lots of comfortable seating. Having a yard, A/C, bbq, washer/dryer, beach chairs, outdoor shower, etc. made our stay carefree. This is not a party house - it is in a quiet neighborhood and many of the other residents were longtime owners. Exceptionally peaceful way to enjoy family time in Gloucester. Karen was very responsive and helpful, before, during and after our stay!"
Guest: CCDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 10, 2015
"Talk about being centrally located and convenience, you got it here at Al and Barb's home. There's a 7/11, Stop & Shop, Beauty Parlour, ice cream shop and the beach all within walking distance. You can walk to Main St. and all the boutique shops too, if you want? We're open ocean kayakers, and love this place because there was lots of parking on the lot and we didn't have to park our car out on the street with the kayaks on top, like most places. Al said there was room in the back, so we could off load, hose down and store in the back yard.
Inside, the beds were comfortable, wifi worked, and the kitchen was complete. There's big screen tv too. I told Al, my daughter was a finger picking guitarist and he loaned her his personal Taylor acoustic guitar.
Perhaps, the most convenient thing about our stay, was walking over to have breakfast at Zeke's at 5:00 a.m. in the morning. Sit at the counter and watch Mike put on a show for you in making your omelet and French toast. Take home some baked in house bread when you go.
We were lucky to stay here and be able to launch our kayak at various locations around Cape Ann. Our only regret was that we wen't able to stay longer. We really do miss Al and Barb's home..."
Guest: Clyde H.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 19, 2015
"My family and I spent the most wonderful week in this beautiful vacation home. Whether we were sitting on the outside upper deck feeling the warm breezes, or on the main floor with full sliders with a panoramic view, the ocean was never far from sight. The rooms were spacious and beds were very comfortable. There was plenty of parking. The internet, large TV and speakers were ideal for our children. The walk to Good Harbor was quick and scenic. After drinking our coffee on the upper deck, we would walk to either Long Beach or Good Harbor, eat lunch, then off to the beach to enjoy the waves and take the low tide pilgrimage to Salt Island. Just a wonderful week! We hope to return again."
Guest: Laura M.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 6, 2015
"We had a wonderful time at the Golden Cottage in Rockport!! We stayed for a long weekend while in the area for a family wedding. Our three adult children (in their twenties), two girlfriends, and my husband and I all had a great time there. We loved the view from the back deck and ate breakfast there every morning. The beds are very comfortable and the towel supply was plentiful. We also loved walking around the town of Rockport. Most of our time was taken up with wedding activities, but we did manage to fit in a walk down the path to the scenic rocky beach. Overall it was a great stay and hope to come back again next year and stay longer!!"
Guest: Julie M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 2, 2015