Greater Cape Ann offers an abundance of great options for families, couples, singles and retirees seeking just the right place for their vacation stay any time of year. From old world elegance and wicker rocking chairs on a classic New England hotel porch overlooking the ocean to intimate in-town B&Bs, greater Cape Ann has the full range of choice accommodations.

Along the rocky coastline of Gloucester’s back shore, there are several fine inns offering all the amenities and sweeping views of the Atlantic surf and nearby Good Harbor Beach and the twin lighthouses of Thacher Island. Several more beachside inns and motels, many open year-round, offer easy beach access to Long Beach and Good Harbor Beach.

Both Gloucester and Rockport offer a wide selection of in-town B&Bs, elegant historic seaside inns with sweeping vistas, modern inns and vacation rental properties, each unique and independently owned and operated. Visitors have a wide variety of types and sizes of accommodations among which to choose, from a 3-room family run B&B in an historic Rockport home to a 79-room inn with indoor pool, tennis courts and wedding and conference facilities.

While greater Cape Ann’s accommodations are principally located in Rockport and Gloucester, the lovely village of Essex offers great accommodations options along its scenic Essex River, just a short walk from the town’s delightful and delectable array of antique shops, boats and restaurants. And Manchester-by-the-Sea’s historic Old Corner Inn is conveniently set on scenic coastal Route 127, at the southern gateway to Cape Ann and this beautiful seaside community filled with great shopping and dining and home of renowned Singing Beach and the magnificent Manchester Harbor. Cape Ann’s visitors are indeed fortunate to have such a diverse array of accommodations from which to choose throughout the year, whether one’s stay is for just one night, a long weekend, a week or two or for an entire season. There truly is something for everyone here. We invite you to examine the many options described in detail in the following section and come stay with us on Cape Ann

All Accommodations

Accommodations in Essex
Accommodations in Gloucester
Accommodations in Ipswich
Accommodations in Manchester-by-the-Sea
Accommodations in Rockport

All Accommodations: Explore all of your exciting options on Cape Ann!


B&Bs/Inns: Find out more about local Bed and Breakfast’s and Inns!


Camping: Learn more about camping on greater Cape Ann!

Hotels, Inns & Motels

Hotels, Inns & Motels: Learn more about greater Cape Ann’s many hotels, motels, and motor lodges!

Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rentals: Explore vacation rentals on greater Cape Ann!

Pet Friendly

Pet Friendly  Accommodations: Find out where you can stay with a furry friend!

Wheelchair Accessible

Wheelchair Accessible