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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Newburyport is a quaint New England beach town just an hour from Boston. My sisters and I decided to stay for a night during the Christmas Holiday. It was nice to get away from the noise and crowds in the city. We enjoyed our ocean front suite at the Blue Inn, a Lark Hotel. The 2000+ square foot accommodation was...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The real rating is 3.5 stars. On the positive side, prime location, breakfast basket was a big hit with family, so was the wood stove + wood. The shower/jacuzzi was nice. On the negative side, the cottage heating was unreliable, sometimes kicking in, something's not, the toilet flush was fierce, scarring people off, and staff availability scarce even if you...

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Raymond, New Hampshire
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The Blue inn is now opened weekends all year. We had stayed twice before under the previous management and were looking forward to return. We booked the Lark oceanfront suite. Amazing views and you can catch the sunrise from your bed. There are some housekeeping issues as stated in previous reviews but Shannon and her limited staff are always ready...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Blue - Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

We’re so happy to hear that you’ve enjoyed all of your stays with us at Blue! We look forward to seeing you at another one of our properties (we have 19 more). It sounds like you were able to take advantage of the relaxation that comes with the off-season, as well as experience our high standards of customer service -...

Corinth, Texas
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

This stay was exactly what we were hoping for. Right off the beach this cozy cottage fit my family perfectly. We reserved a two bedroom Cottage that came with a comfortable living room and a well accessible kitchen. Every morning we were greeted with a breakfast basket in front of our door. The cottage came with a reserved parking spot...

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The views don't get better than this! Blue opened this summer under the new ownership, as part of Lark Hotels and it is a lovely boutique hotel. The staff is welcoming, friendly and ready to help. The breakfast baskets are delightful and innovative in presentation, we looked forward to them daily. We will be regulars. The oceanfront cottages could not...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Blue - Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

We’re so happy to hear that we’ll be seeing you again! It sounds like you were truly able to enjoy all that Blue has to offer from the oceanfront cottages, to the fire pit, to the beachy decor. We look forward to having you back soon!!

Peterborough, New Hampshire
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Stayed in one of the cottages, which was pretty, but for the extra space you miss actually being able to see the water (cottages are on the opposite side of the road from the Inn) so it feels less beachy. The Inn had recently reopened after a renovation during our stay, but the same issues previously mentioned in reviews still...

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Cohoes, New York
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had the best weekend at Blue. Our king 1 bedroom cottage was wonderful! Spacious. Full kitchen. Fireplace. We practically had the hot tub outback to ourselves. Just across from the beach. Shannon at the Inn was very friendly and answered any questions we had. We were able to easily bike into Newburyport to the state park, two breweries for...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Blue - Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

We are so fortunate to be located in this amazing location, and it sounds like you really took advantage of all that Plum Island has to offer! We’re glad to hear that you enjoyed many of the amenities at Blue during your stay - we’re looking forward to seeing you again for another great weekend of relaxation!

Connecticut
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Blue was just what we were looking for to get away to the ocean for a few days for a birthday celebration without traveling too far. A beautiful beachfront property! We had privacy yet felt pampered. Our room was spacious and nicely decorated with a fantastic view of the beach and ocean. We enjoyed walking out onto our deck which...

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We had been here prior to Lark management of the inn 6 years ago and had a beautiful stay. This stay was as good and better in many ways. The view is indeed spectacular and even as local residents from Newburyport, as much as we could come and enjoy it any day of the week, staying at Blue, and waking...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Blue - Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you enjoyed many different aspects of your stay with us, and kudos for your review title - we love it! Our stunning views really make the experience so special and it’s great to hear that you were able to enjoy them from the comfort of an oceanfront room and one of our relaxing hot tubs....

Rogers, Arkansas
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My husband and I traveled to Blue to celebrate our 2 year wedding anniversary. We expected a beautiful stay but what we got was SO much more! The staff was incredibly thoughtful and attentive to our needs. Anything small that came up like needing bottled water or beach towels or a pot to boil lobsters, they provided every need. The...

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Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Blue - Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

It’s the highest compliment to hear that you spent a completely worry-free and relaxing special getaway with us at Blue - that’s our goal! Guests who stay at our Lark Hotels’ properties (we have a total of 18) often comment on the uniqueness of our breakfast options (some hotels offer the baskets and some offer a variety of small plate...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to Blue - Inn on The Beach; a world away, but just around the corner. Nestled in the dunes of secluded Plum Island, Blue’s 13 accommodations include Oceanfront Suites along with family- and pet-friendly cottages. For the ultimate getaway choose the Oceanfront Cottage, the two-story Blue Suite, or the exclusive Lark Suite. Make your vacation an unforgettable one here at Blue. Blue - Inn on The Beach; private, luxurious and like nothing else. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue - Inn on the Beach

Address: 20 Fordham Way, Plum Island, MA 01951-2101 (Formerly blue The Inn on the Beach)
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Plum Island
Price Range: $326 - $604 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue - Inn on the Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Cottages are across the street from the rooms in the main inn.”
 of 5 bubbles DebOnTheRoad, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed the privacy of the second level.”
 of 5 bubbles HKC1010, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms have only one set of neighbors and a private staircase going to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles alyssabpetry, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book the Lark Suite - you will not regret it.”
  • Sunrise Views
  • Oceanview Lark Suite
  • Private Balcony from Lark Suite
  • Oceanview Lark Suite
  • Oceanview Lark Suite
  • Sunrise Views
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 of 5 bubbles joericchio79, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed a 2 bedroom cottage. Individual rooms face the beach & are spectacular.”
  • Breakfast delivery on our Cottage Porch.
 of 5 bubbles labwaggn, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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