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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
Nestled in the heart of downtown Newburyport, you'll find a hidden treasure called Compass Rose. This sophisticated all-suite Inn offers you the opportunity to relax and experience the character and historic charm of a picturesque New England town. Compass Rose is a newly constructed...
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5 1/2 Center St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2722
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18.6 miles to Portsmouth International Airport at Pease
61 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My first impression was the immaculate cleanliness of this beautiful inn. The innkeeper, Gloria, and her husband were wonderful hosts, friendly, helpful, and accommodating. We stayed in suite 4 which does have a harbor view. We have already recommended it to friends.More

1  Thank 873mrk17
Response from Caitlin F, General Manager at Compass Rose InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us at the Compass Rose on your recent visit to Newburyport. We so appreciate your kind review. Our staff takes great pride in creating a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere for our guests. The Inn is within a short walk to...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our recent two night stay here was stellar because of three factors: 1. The hostess (Kate) is amazing. 2. The Inn itself is a wonderful mix of luxury and comfort. 3. The little touches: fresh baked cookies, the location, the common areas. We arrived in...More

1  Thank timjstark
Response from Caitlin F, General Manager at Compass Rose InnResponded 5 October 2017

You are most gracious in your review of our Inn and Innkeeper. We were delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your recent stay in Newburyport and, yes, Kate is amazing! Our staff takes great pride in providing a warm and comfortable atmosphere for our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved staying there for a day. The inn-keepers were very friendly. We had a nice chat at the breakfast with them, where we got fresh french toast. The Inn is close to the action but very quiet. Nice restaurants in close vincinity.

Thank Werner S
Response from Caitlin F, General Manager at Compass Rose InnResponded 1 week ago

Werner, our thanks for taking the time to post this nice review of the Compass Rose Inn. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us at the Inn and look forward to a return visit in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The in is spectacular, our room had a working fireplace and they supplied a log to burn, very romantic. The bathroom was beautiful with everything a traveling person could ask for, and then some. The owners were so friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was killer and...More

Thank Heather S
Response from Caitlin F, General Manager at Compass Rose InnResponded 1 week ago

Heather, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay at the Compass Rose Inn and found everything to your liking. Our staff takes great pride in providing a comfortable experience for our guests. Thank you for your kind review and we hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting of the Inn is lovely in the heart of quaint Newburyport, our first time to this area. The inn keeper, Gloria, could not have been more accommodating and kind. We stayed in a beautifully kept suite. We will definitely be returning here to...More

1  Thank Pjsclemson
Response from Caitlin F, General Manager at Compass Rose InnResponded 2 weeks ago

So pleased that you chose the Compass Rose for your stay during your first trip to Newburyport. Yes, we are just a quick walk to downtown shops and restaurants as well as the boardwalk running along the river...parks to rest and play in and several...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$254 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$254 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jacob E
27 April 2017|
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Response from Caitlin C | Property representative |
No, unfortunately we do not allow pets.
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John C
14 April 2016|
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Room Tips
"If you have big, heavy suitcases do not choose room 6. Steps are steep and small."
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"Room 4 has views of the river and no one overhead"
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"An accessible room is available right on the first floor, right at the front door. Very convenient."
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"We were on third floor, very quiet room even with pub across the street."
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