Historic Inns of New England

Essex Street Inn & Suites Newburyport Historic Inn  

Historic Inns of New England are more than charming places to stay, as they offer a connection to the past and authenticate the vacation experience. Envision Newburyport, Massachusetts in the early 1800’s, a city established around the shipping industry. What was originally the “Lucky Livery Stable” eventually became the Essex Street Inn, with the construction of the first of three buildings in 1880. This historic New England Inn changed hands a few times after it was built and was eventually purchased by the current owners, John and Lori Guertin in 2002. The Essex Street Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection is part of 7 locally owned and operated hotels under New England Hospitality.

The perfect balance of charm and modern amenities the Essex Street Inn & Suites is a highly regarded historic New England hotel located in the heart of downtown Newburyport, a thriving coastal community. Just footsteps from top rated shops and restaurants, this historic inn is also a short walk from picturesque harbor views and a thriving arts community. Explore Newburyport’s rich maritime history at the Custom House Maritime Museum and visit Plum Island Beach or Parker River National Wildlife Refuge for relaxing outdoor adventures.

A highly regarded historic inn of New England and member of the exclusive Ascend Hotel Collection, the Essex Street Inn & Suites is also Best of Newburyport VIP Places to Stay. Whether you’re planning a family vacation, in search of a hotel to host wedding guests or planning a corporate meeting, this historic inn is an excellent choice for all occasions.

The staff is professional, friendly and committed to providing highly attentive customer service in this welcoming, affordable, consistently clean historic inn. Featuring a broad selection of hotel room styles, sizes and price points ranging from standard rooms to suites and town house options with fire places, decks, and full kitchens. The Essex Street Inn provides complementary breakfast served daily in the main hotel lobby, guest access to the on site fitness room, and of course fee Wi-Fi.

The Essex Street Inn & Suites is highly rated with strong customer reviews and a loyal, long term customer following. To ensure optimal selection reserve a room as soon as your travel dates are finalized.

Essex Street Inn & Suites

By Kathy Hitchings , Newburyport.com Correspondent
General Manager of The Essex Street Inn & Suites, Kathy has been welcoming guests since 2005. Kathy and her attentive staff consistently strive to exceed guest expectations providing attentive, friendly service. With many long term, loyal customers, Kathy strives to provide guests with an experience that makes the Essex street Inn feel like a comfortable "home away from home."

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Reserve a room, suite or townhouse at the Essex Street Inn & Suites, located in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. Three beautifully restored historic buildings provide guests with a welcoming, clean and cozy ‘home away from home.’ Featuring a broad selection of hotel room styles, sizes and price points, this historic inn of New England is just footsteps from picturesque harbor views, local attractions, arts and entertainment.

Located a half block from top Newburyport restaurants and shopping, hotel rooms at the Essex Street Inn & Suites are in high demand. Make  sure to check availability and reserve a room with advance notice, to ensure optimal selection. A member of the Ascend Hotel Collection, the Essex Street Inn & Suites is highly rated by our many loyal customers for consistently providing strong value and friendly attentive service.

Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway, business travel or a special event, the experienced staff at the Essex Street Inn is committed to helping exceed customer expectations. In addition to standard hotel rooms, the Essex Street Inn also offers a selection of special suites featuring: spacious townhouse layouts with fireplaces, jacuzzi tubs, full kitchens and outdoor decks, as well as exclusive suites with elegant decor and amenities. All guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast, free fitness room access, and free Wi-Fi.

A member of Choice Hotels, Essex Street Inn guests receive the personalized attention of a small boutique hotel and the benefits of a rewards program accepted at more than 7,100 hotels worldwide. Choice rewards members earn choice privileges rewards for every stay at the Essex Street Inn & Suites. Also a member of the Best of Newburyport VIP Card Program, valid card members who present their VIP Card at check-in, can receive VIP Card discounts at the Essex Street Inn & Suites as well as 130 local restaurants and shops.