Gloucester is the oldest seaport in the United States and it has also become a summer vacation destination for family fun. As part of the Massachusetts’ North Shore, this city boasts lots of stunning beaches and a picturesque harbor, with lots of opportunity for boating, swimming, and fishing. The Main Street in Gloucester is home to boutiques and local stores, as well as restaurants to enjoy in the evening. In particular, waterfront dining is popular, with beautiful views of the harbor with a fine dining experience. Local and fresh seafood is always top of the menu in Gloucester.
Gloucester is home to some fantastic beaches to explore. This includes Wingaersheek Beach, which is a popular place to paddle and go beachcombing. The water is clean and the sand is pristine. Good Harbor Beach is another favorite spot for locals and visitors alike, with beautiful white sand and blue sea. This is where to go when the sun is shining. For stunning harbor views, head to Stage Fort Park and Beach. To view a historic home in Gloucester, head to the Sleeper-McCann House. This is a stunning mansion and visitors can tour the rooms of this designer. The Cape Ann Museum is also a place to learn about the area’s past and the roles of fishing and shipping in town.
The summer is the most popular time to vacation in Gloucester.
Browse places to stay from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 572 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Gloucester, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A vacation in Gloucester can be affordable - the cheapest price rental is available at $22 per night. An average accommodation in Gloucester costs on average $331 a night.
If you need to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 325 accommodations in Gloucester that have WiFi. 32 places to stay include a morning meal. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 6 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Gloucester, you'll want to pick from 297 places to stay that provide parking. We have 4 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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