With its spacious, landscaped lawns, wide breezy porches and heated saltwater pool, Emerson Inn is everything you're looking for in a relaxing and memorable Massachusetts vacation. Located just an hour north of Boston in beautiful Rockport, this charming destination is famously known as an art colony but provides travelers with a refreshing coastal setting to unwind and have fun at their leisure. Here, you're welcome to wander down the rugged beaches, sunbathe on the shores, or venture out onto the Atlantic for a day of whale-watching on boats out of Rockport or nearby Gloucester. Stop by Motif No. 1, a red, harbor-side fishing shack that's known for being one of the most painted photographed buildings in the world, or visit some of the area's unique art galleries and exhibitions, where you're sure to discover a new favorite artist. For a little bit of history, take the trek to the Twin Lighthouses, considered to be among the nation's oldest lighthouses, built back in 1789. After a day of exploration, return to the inn for a delicious meal at the onsite Pigeon Cove Tavern before retreating to one of 36 onsite rooms. Each are equipped with private baths, spa tubs, private balconies, wireless internet and television to ensure your comfort and convenience on your Massachusetts getaway.
Located on six acres of stunning oriental rock gardens and waterfalls in Chatham, Pleasant Bay Village offers cozy luxury on Cape Cod. This unique and beautiful hotel offers a range of accommodations, spanning from efficiency guest rooms to suites. Start off each day right with a gourmet breakfast before hitting the outdoor heated pool or Jacuzzi. With Pleasant Bay Village only being a short drive from both the town and Pleasant Bay Beach, everything you could want for your complete Cape Cod retreat is right at your fingertips! Original art from some of Cape Cod's well-known artists grace each accommodation, thus providing each with its own individual style and personality. For a relaxing Cape Cod retreat, it doesn't get much better than Pleasant Bay Village.
For your next Massachusetts vacation, you can't go wrong with Atlantic Vacation Homes. With over 30 years of experience in providing travelers with an unforgettable Boston getaway, they're the best in the area when it comes to vacation rentals. Their premier accommodations are located around a 40-minute drive from downtown Boston on the North Shore, offering a truly beautiful East Coast location that's steps from the action yet still far enough way from the overwhelming crowds to enjoy your own peace and privacy. A variety of beaches in the area welcome you to sink your toes into the sand and breathe in the fresh air on a boat ride. Dive in for a swim or just unwind on the shores with a good book and family picnic! The North Shore is known for exciting fishing and lobster charters, whale-watching tours, kayaking, sailing and more. If you need a break from the waters, visit popular Stage Fort Park, a 60-acre park with stunning ocean views, or head to one of several local nature reserves for a day of hiking. No matter how you spend your time, by the end of the day, your luxurious accommodation from Atlantic Vacation Homes awaits with all modern comforts to make you feel right at home!