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Shea's Riverside Inn & Motel

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132 Main St, Essex, MA 01929-1304 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Housekeeping
Breakfast included
Pool
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The room was comfortable and clean. View of the river was great. Office staff gave recommendations on what do to around the area since it was our first time and were very pleasant. Accommodated us with where to plug in our electric car. Will definitely...More

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Response from GayleM466, General Manager at Shea's Riverside Inn & MotelResponded yesterday

Hello! I'm so pleased your enjoyed your stay with us and had a great time in Essex and the Cape Ann area!! We look forward to seeing you again next year! Gayle

Reviewed 2 days ago

The room was small but very clean. The lady that checked us in was very sweet and helpful. If you want coffee there is a Dunkin Doughnuts right across the street. The Motel is within walking distance to several local restaurants. Easy drive to beaches...More

Thank Rebecca L
Response from GayleM466, General Manager at Shea's Riverside Inn & MotelResponded yesterday

Hi Rebecca - Thank you so much for sharing experience staying with us at Shea's Riverside Inn & Motel, and what to do around Essex and the Cape Ann area!! We are happy you stayed with us and look forward to hosting you again when...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The wife and I planned a weekend in Massachusetts for some fun in Salem we fou d the cozy inn and glad we chose it.The staff is amazing we got a call asking our arrival time and they were just check on us.They were very...More

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Response from GayleM466, General Manager at Shea's Riverside Inn & MotelResponded yesterday

Thank you!! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you both again next year!! Gayle

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters, a friend and I were there to honor the memory of someone who used to live in the area. It was a perfect place to stay - very comfortable and we loved the porch, as well as the beach area. Glad to have...More

Thank cstoker
Response from GayleM466, General Manager at Shea's Riverside Inn & MotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for staying with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us as you honored your special friend. Gayle

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bed is comfortable, showers are hot , mini fridge works , microwave works , no coffee in your room , have to go across the street to Dunkin’ Dounuts to get your morning fix , cuz Essex 🏃 on Dunkin . Staff is friendly ,...More

Thank drickydelucia
Response from GayleM466, General Manager at Shea's Riverside Inn & MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dennis - Thank you for your feedback on your stay, overall I'm glad you enjoyed your time in Essex and your stay at Shea's Riverside Inn & Motel. Yes, not knowing if folks are light or deep sleepers, I'm happy to hear you utlized...More

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Description
Shea's Riverside Inn & Motel is a 21 room property comprised of the Inn and the Motel. The Inn is an 18th century colonial that was fully renovated in 2015 and given a new life as the most romantic place to stay in More Essex. This 6 room Inn is open year round and has retained much of its original charm. From hardwood floors to inviting sitting areas, each room is quintessential New England. The Motel is a 15 room property that just couldn't be more delightful! Open for the spring and summer, we also welcome guests in the winter-time to 4 beautifully renovated motel rooms! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$ 119 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Essex River House Motel
Also Known As
Essex River House Hotel Essex
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Essex
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$ 119 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Essex River House Motel
Also Known As
Essex River House Hotel Essex
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Essex
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Traveller (94)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (5)
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Tobbie G
10 October 2017|
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Response from Mary A | Reviewed this property |
Our room did but not sure if all the rooms do. Best to call and check.
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HarleyRider
5 August 2016|
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Response from SheasInn_Motel | Property representative |
Hi Harley, thank you for your question. We do not have onsite laundry facilities but there is a laundromat in Ipswich which is only about a 10 minute drive from here.
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Room Tips
"The motel sits back off the road near the river. Very quiet toward the back."
768rebeccal
2 days ago
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"We were in the stand alone cottage which was perfect for us."
cstoker
1 week ago
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"Try to get a room in the Inn"
Anabansha
4 weeks ago
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"We like Room 4, spacious and quiet."
browland1436
6 Sep 2018
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