Rockport Hotel By The Sea

The Emerson Inn is a classic Massachusetts oceanfront hotel, perfectly situated between panoramic Halibut Point and charming Bearskin Neck, in Rockport. With over 150 years of history, our Rockport hotel has welcomed travelers from near and far seeking rest and relaxation on scenic Pigeon Cove in a relaxing, natural oceanfront setting.

Rockport's Classic New England Oceanfront Escape

Beautifully restored to offer our guests modern amenities and conveniences while maintaining the charm & grace of yesteryear, the inn is a perfect getaway for North Shore family vacations, romantic getaways on Cape Ann, or solo travelers seeking rest & respite along the ruggedly beautiful Cape Ann coastline.

Rockport Restaurant Serving Classic New England Fare

The Parlor Bar, our on-site dining experience, perfectly encapsulates quintessential New England comfort food with sophistication and intuition. Characterized by our commitment to New England fare done right, such as chowder, lobster rolls, and other local favorites, it is the perfect meeting place for any occasion. Whether enjoying appetizers and a couple drinks after a day on the town, toasting to a special date with a romantic candlelit dinner, or just savoring that perfect lobster roll, at The Parlor Bar we celebrate simplicity with our unique take on sophisticated comfort food.

Events By The Sea

The Emerson Inn also welcomes corporate retreats, family functions, weddings, and other special events at many different venues across our ocean view hotel. We invite you to speak with our Sales & Events Manager about how we can make your upcoming event truly unforgettable!

Select photography courtesy of Shannon Shipman