Cottage
4.81

Lovely 'Blue Heron Cottage' on Annisquam River!

Property ID: 294181GloucesterMAUS
Sleeps 63 BR1 BA
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Description

Located less than 5 miles from beautiful beaches, popular parks and local hot spots, the ‘Blue Heron Cottage’ is the perfect New England escape. Head down to Stage Fort Park for a waterside picnic or enjoy riverfront dining right here at home! This 3-bedroom, 1-bath vacation rental sits on the tidal marsh of the Annisquam River, providing stunning scenery and a private riverfront backyard. For a change of venue, book a whale-watching excursion or spend a day inland exploring downtown Gloucester.

Amenities

  • Washer
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Waterfront
  • Near Ocean
  • Kitchen
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Central Air Conditioning

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Location Details

BEACHES & PARKS: Stage Fort Park (0.9 miles), Half Moon Beach (1.0 miles), Cressy Beach (1.1 miles), Ravenswood Park (2.6 miles), Good Harbor Beach (3.5 miles), Niles Beach (3.9 miles), Wingaersheek Beach (5.1 miles), Plum Cove Beach (5.8 miles), Singing Beach (7.7 miles), Halibut Point State Park (7.9 miles)

HISTORIC SITES: Gloucester Fisherman's Memorial (0.7 miles), Maritime Gloucester (1.6 miles), Gloucester HarborWalk (1.7 miles), Cape Ann Museum (1.8 miles), Hammond Castle Museum (2.6 miles), Gloucester Stage Company (3.2 miles), The Cultural Center at Rocky Neck (3.7 miles), Eastern Point Lighthouse (5.2 miles), Annisquam Lighthouse (5.5 miles), Rockport Music-Shalin Liu Performance Center (5.9 miles)

DAY TRIPS: Rockport (3.6 miles), Salem (16.0 miles), Boston (35.1 miles), Kittery, Maine + Outlets (57.5 miles), Plymouth Rock (74.7 miles)

AIRPORT: Boston Logan International Airport (33.5 miles)

Reviews

4.81
26 reviews
  • Cozy cottage

    4/5

    This was our 2nd year staying at this quaint house. Quiet street with great views of the river.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Darlene
    Published November 21, 2023
  • Cozy cottage

    4/5

    This was our 2nd year staying at this quaint house. Quiet street with great views of the river.

    Darlene
    Published October 25, 2023
  • Gloucester cottage

    5/5

    My sisters and friends really enjoyed our stay in Gloucester. The property and river view were amazing. Already looking to book again next year!!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Darlene E.
    Published November 8, 2022
  • Great house

    5/5

    The house was very clean and comfortable. Location was good too. We would stay there again. Recommend this house.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Carol H.
    Published September 22, 2022
  • Review

    5/5

    The stay was great! One concern I had was the locking mechanisms on the kitchen door and French doors. It took us a little while to figure out how to lock the kitchen door, but the French glass door would not lock for us.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Melissa G.
    Published September 8, 2022
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