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Ocean Front Bed & Breakfast - any recommendations?

Discussion in 'New England' started by carguy, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. carguy

    carguy F1 Rookie

    Oct 30, 2002
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    Looking for a one or two night stay in Mass. in the range of $150 to $175 a night for a good ocean view. I see several places that look appealing, and just wanted to get some opinions from those that might know first hand. The Hovey House in Gloucester looks beautiful, but oh those prices! Does anyone have any recommendations as to a nice place to stay? We would like an older historic place if possible, and an ocean or bay view is a must.
     
  2. mondial86

    mondial86 Formula Junior

    Nov 1, 2003
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    It is off season on the Cape now ,,,, but to get what you want I think you will need to go a bit deeper into your pockets as $175 is not going to get you what you are looking for.
    Dave
     
  3. Countachqv

    Countachqv Formula 3

    Apr 25, 2007
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    hum. Are these prices kept high because now all these people loosing their home have to check into motels to get shelter or the one losing their jobs (or about too) have decided to take a sabatical ?:)
     
  4. carguy

    carguy F1 Rookie

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    Yep Mondial86....I think your right! After searching on line, the price of $175 a night is "entry level" and for maybe $50 to $75 more I can get a pretty nice room. This is a bad time to take a vacation, but my wife has her heart set on this trip....and I just can't disappoint her.
     
  5. Wade

    Wade Two Time F1 World Champ
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    #5 Wade, Nov 21, 2008
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    You New Englanders sure have a sense of...? Okay, you tell me

    BTW, 5 URLs in that link, Pay per Click maybe?

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  6. darthnefas

    darthnefas Formula Junior

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    I think that was a spam bot, lol.
     
  7. mseals

    mseals Global Moderator
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    I don't know what it would run now, and it's not it MASS, but you might think about a few hours north and go to Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Great little town, nice bed and breakfast (or at least there was) right on the bay, and the BEST Lobster in the country at the CoOp...

    Mike in Kuwait
     
  8. Bad Chariot

    Bad Chariot Karting

    Dec 6, 2003
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    Look at the Samoset Resort in Rockland Maine, the place looks awesome and the golf course is called Pebble Beach of the east. It is open year round. Me personally I am partial to Vermont B&B's. Looking in the Burlington area on Lake Champlain. GORGEOUS up there.
     

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