Essex Street Inn - Newburyport, MA, 01950, United States

Essex Street Inn News

Local inn gets new lease on life
Lincoln, N.H. – Essex Street Inn owners Lori and John Guertin are pleased to announce the recent acquisition of the Beacon North in Lincoln, a 56-room inn with surrounding cottages, now renamed the Inn of Lincoln. The Guertins enjoy bringing distressed properties back to life to become thriving businesses that make a positive contribution to the community. Read the full release by clicking on the button below

A lasting connection: Massachusetts General Hospital donor & Essex Street Inn owner John Guertin retains a bond forged 25 years ago
The Essex Street Inn makes for an ideal getaway. Nestled in the heart of downtown Newburyport, an intimate hamlet abutting the ocean on Massachusetts’ North Shore, the inn welcomes hundreds of happy tourists every year. While soaking in the resplendent waterfront views and Victorian ambience, it’s a good bet that few of the inn’s visitors could possibly imagine the odds one of its owners, John Guertin, has overcome to be where he is today. Read the full release by clicking the button below

Boston's Howie Carr visits the Essex Street Inn

Woodward’s Resort and Inn of Lincoln Merge Operations
Lincoln, NH. - September 7, 2010
Woodward’s Resort and the Inn of Lincoln, both of Lincoln, New Hampshire, have merged operations and ownership. A new single entity comprised of Jeff and LisaWoodward of Woodward’s Resort and John and Lori Guertin of the Inn of Lincoln will own and operate both businesses.
Woodward’s is an 85 room full-service resort property that has built a large repeat customer base and a great reputation over the past 50 years. The Inn of Lincoln is just 1/4 mile away and offers 58 units consisting of motel rooms, suites, and cottages.
The Inn of Lincoln has been in existence for just over one year and was formerly known as the “Beacon North”. The owners have extensively renovated the indoor pool, the front office, the building exterior, and the rooms. They have added significant roadside appeal with new landscaping and signage. According to Lori Guertin, “We will now be able to extend the great reputation of Woodward’s to increase occupancy in our newly renovated motel rooms and suites.”
The Inn of Lincoln will now be able to offer meal plans to guests and be able to accommodate groups requiring both meals and lodging. Woodward’s will be able to expand the variety of room types they can offer guests. The Inn of Lincoln has 26 luxury suites and 12 individual cottages along with standard motel rooms.
Woodward’s Resort will retain its current name, and the Inn will be rebranded as “Woodward’s Inn of Lincoln and Suites”. The Guertins have proven their expertise in the hospitality industry with their successful renovation, growth, and operation of the Essex Street Inn in Newburyport, Mass.


Essex Street Inn, Newburyport, MA

Welcome to the Essex Street Inn and Suites! The Essex Street Inn and Suites is a charming, historic Inn nestled on a tree-lined street in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. With 37 rooms, each offering a unique, warm and welcoming style, the Inn has a room just for you! Every room or suite is comfortable, clean and private and features a private bath, high-speed internet service/wi-fi, air conditioning, cable television, hair dryers, and other personal touches for that ideal overnight experience. Plus, we've got onsite parking for guests. The Essex Street Inn is perfect for a special family getaway, a romantic weekend, or that oh-so-important girl's shopping excursion! The Inn is also a lovely 'home away from home' for an extended business trip to this delightful area.