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Sea Lion Motel

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Room & Suite (29)
Pool & Beach (2)
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Gloucester, Sea Lion Motel is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its quaint environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Sea Lion Motel makes it easy to enjoy the best of Gloucester. As your “home away from home,” the motel rooms include a refrigerator, air conditioning, and extra long beds. In addition, Sea Lion Motel offers a pool, which will help make your Gloucester trip additionally gratifying. Sea Lion Motel makes getting online easy, with free wifi. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. Nearby landmarks such as Main Street (2.2 km) and Fishermen's Memorial Monument (3.0 km) make Sea Lion Motel a great place to stay when visiting Gloucester. While visiting Gloucester, you may want to try some crab at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Passports Restaurant, Seaport Grille, or The Gloucester House Restaurant. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Good Harbor Beach (1.1 km), Cape Ann Whale Watch (1.5 km), or Long Beach (0.4 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
203Restaurantswithin 10 km
86Attractionswithin 10 km
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Sea lion motel, conveniently located near Rockport town line is a perfectly fine economy lodging option. It was clean and quiet for the two nights we stayed. The room was small but happened to have a nice east facing view of the ocean, albeit from a distance. Parking was
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Very nice rooms, clean and comfortable. The lights outside were shining pretty bright in the room all night but didn't bother too much. Their continental breakfast was average. The view from the place was nice, can see the ocean slightly.
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We are back again this year and nothing has changed, the cottage is great and staff excellent. If you are looking for a nice quiet place this is it, We are close to the fisherman's memorial and down town Gloucester great place.
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Every other summer for the past 8 years, we drive up to Gloucester for a 1-2 night stay. The Sea Lion is where we choose stay. Modest but clean and well-maintained motel. It feels like you’re staying with your favorite family members.
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Had a great stay as a family here. Pool was great, staff very friendly, and ideal location. We look forward to returning! Also, rooms are spacious and worked out really well for a family trip. Fridge and coffee in room.
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Responded 5 Aug 2018
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Deluxe King Room
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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Do you allow pets?
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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Yes there are definately rooms on the lower level that are easily accessible
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Is it pet friendly?
It's been a while since I've stayed there. I don't recall if they allow pets. You can call them and ask. They are usually very friendly and helpful.
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"We liked our room 106...one flight up external stairs..ocean view..no abutting rooms."
"Request second floor room"
"Specify the exact cottage you want from pics on website"
"Good location!"
"clean and friendly place.go!! go!! go!! it's worth it..... T,J and S from NEW YORK."
US$116 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
sea lion hotel gloucester
United StatesMassachusettsCape AnnGloucester
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