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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 January 2013 via mobile

Stayed for one night and really loved the place. Many of the common areas all have fireplaces which really adds to the ambiance. There is a small bar that is available with small plate offerings for eating off hours which is nice. I actually like that they operate it like a small tavern which gets occasional outside visiting couples. It...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Harbor Light Inn with other people looking for an Inn experience. We take great pride in capturing a warm environment for our guests. I appreciate the compliments to our staff and myself. We look forward to seeing you on another trip to Marblehead.

Beverly, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Th.is is the third year that we have stayed with the Harbor Light Inn for New Year's Eve and, as usual, it did not disappoint. We had a room on the 3rd floor that was beautiful. Huge comfortable king sized bed with Ralph Lauren bedding, a working fireplace. Just gorgeous. The staff, as always, are attentive to your needs without...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

It is so nice to know that the Harbor Light Inn is becoming your New Year's tradition. Thank you for taking the time to write and share your experience with others. It was a pleasure to have you back again! The best to you both in the New Year!

New York
Reviewed 5 December 2012

We decided to spend alittle more than we usually do to stay at this lovely Inn with it's working fireplaces. We had great weather and spent lots of time walking around, enjoying the ocean and the good restaurants, always coming back to the welcoming Inn and its friendly staff. The owner is especially pleasant and helpful. Most certainly worth the...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know that you enjoyed your stay with us . We put that little extra touch into all we do to make your visit memorable. We hope you will find the time this winter to return and enjoy our winter specials.

Bath, Maine
Reviewed 4 December 2012

My wife and I recently stayed at the Harbor Light inn in Marblehead, MA. I must say, that this was the best inn we ever stayed at. (We have stayed at many, across the country) It's actually more like a hotel with fabulous amenities, and a real "full" breakfast. Comfy rooms, and a really neat tavern. The town of Marblehead,...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

What a lovely compliment from such a seasoned traveler. It truly is our pleasure to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. I am happy to hear you enjoyed our abuntant breakfast in the morning and our cosy Tavern in the evening. We look forward to providing you with another fabulous visit this summer.

Reviewed 13 November 2012

We had a wonderful 2 night stay at the Harbor Light Inn. It is located within walking distance to shops and restaurants and we easily found our way into Boston. The building has a lot of charm and is tastefully decorated. Our room was comfortable and cozy and had a fireplace and jacuzzi which was perfect for the chilly &...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

We were so pleased to see your stay with us was rated five star and we look forward to treating your friends with the same friendly hospitality that you came to enjoy on your visit with us.

Reviewed 13 November 2012

Spent one night in this B & B and had a wonderful time. Firstly - the location in the old part of Marblehead is very nice. Secondly, the Inn, made up of 2 old houses, is nicely done in New England style. our room was very nice with a good old fashioned poster bed. It even has a small bar...

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HarborLightInn, Manager at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your Romantic Getaway. We truly appreciate feedback so we can continue to give the very best service and strive to be better.I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and took full advantage of enjoying our "Select Registry Inn". We do have a wonderful full breakfast buffet...

Seminole
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I may have been expecting too much after reading all the wonderful reviews and learning they were part of "Select Registry". The breakfast was very good and the common rooms were quite lovely. Loved that they had a little bar and you could order small plates. Staff was friendly as well. Read a review about it being noisy if you...

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HarborLightInn, Owner at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are glad that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet and the cozy tavern. It is unfortunate that your room was not up to your standards and we would have gladly moved you to another room if you had let us know. The hallway ceiling that you photographed was caused by a guest above the week prior to your...

Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2012

The Harbor Light Inn is welcoming warm and comfortable.It is in Marblehead which is more quaint than quirky Salem.Positioned very close to the harbour means it is quiet and is in a lovely period house.The restaurant only serves a plentiful breakfast but limited bar snacks are available on request-this is good as there are not many restaurants in walking distance.The...

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Marsville, Ontario
Reviewed 31 October 2012

My husband and I recently travelled to MASS. from Ontario, Canada on a last minute honeymoon. The highlight of our trip was going to be our stay in Salem over the weekend leading up to Halloween. However, the entire city was booked solid! Luckily, the Harbour Light Inn in Marblehead, a very short and scenic drive from Salem, had a...

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HarborLightInn, Owner at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad that we were able to be part of your honeymoon trip. It was a great time to visit our area with all the activities going on at that time. The staff enjoyed sharing our town with you and appreciate our kind comments. Hope we see you on anniversary soon. Peter C

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 31 October 2012

Just returned from two wonderful days in Marblehead....the Harbor Light Inn was the perfect place to spend the last two days of our week-long New England getaway (we flew out just 20 hours prior to Hurricane Sandy arriving in the New England area). The inn is beautiful and the staff is friendly, helpful and full of information about the area....

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HarborLightInn, Owner at Harbor Light Inn, responded to this review

Dear Shari and Roger, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad that you got out on time and hope the weather was also in your favor when you returned to Florida. Hopefully, you flwe over the storm. Hope you come back soon. Peter Conway

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Old town Marblehead and the harbor district, the Harbor Light Inn offers easy access to beaches, shopping, art galleries, historic homes, museums and a variety of great restaurants. The Harbor Light Inn offers complimentary parking, wireless Internet and an on-site Tavern. Within short driving distance to neighboring Salem, Massachusetts and less than 18 miles to Boston. Corporate retreats, small weddings and executive meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor Light Inn

Address: 58 Washington St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3553
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Marblehead
Price Range: ₹ 13,507 - ₹ 17,191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Harbor Light Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“look for one with a fireplace”
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“Ask for a room away from the street if you prefer NO noise. No rooms seem bad.”
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