Beech Tree Bed and Breakfast

55 Broadway , Rockport, 01966 USA (Show map)
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SIMPLE ELEGANCE describes our 1850s Greek revival home, thoughtfully restored to provide year round accommodations and an exceptional bed and breakfast experience. We are conveniently located in the quintessential New England seaside village of Rockport, surrounded by spectacular ocean views. We are a few minutes walk to Sandy Bay harbor, Front Beach, art galleries, restaurants, unique shops, train station and the Shalin Liu Performance center, which features an eclectic schedule of jazz, pop, classical and world music. Inviting public spaces are designed for lively conversation or quiet moments in front of the fireplace or in the well lighted reading room. Outdoors, the perennial gardens, fountains, natural stone patio and rocking chair porch are perfect for relaxing and enjoying the seacoast weather under the shade of the 100 year old beech tree. Delectable breakfasts are served in our sun-filled dining room or outside on the patio or porch.



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  • Guest room4.9
  • Service5
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Wonderful peaceful stay

5 on March 20, 2018

My husband and I stayed overnight at this peaceful and most comfortable B&B in order to attend a concert at the Shalin-Liu hall. Accomodations were fantastic, warm, comfy bed and linens, spacious suite, deep tub and a most delicious breakfast. The hosts could not have been nicer!!

Lovely stay

4.4 on January 15, 2018

Very beautiful Inn. We stayed for a December wedding. The Inn keepers were very welcoming, knowledgeable of the area and helpful. We would highly recommend staying and enjoying the area. Thank you!

Relaxing Get-Away

5 on November 10, 2017

Charming inn with lots of space to relax. Perfect location with easy walk into the village for restaurants. Our hosts were attentive, informative, and great cooks. Thank you so much for a relaxing few days.

Lovely Bed and Breakfast!!!

5 on October 24, 2017

Helene and Dan are wonderful hosts!! The inn is very convenient to local sites and Dan and Helene are extremely helpful with great tips about the area. The freshly made hot breakfast was delicious!! Would definitely stay here again!!

Gracious Thoughtful Host

5 on October 15, 2017

Beautiful home, comfortable accommodations and bed. Definately would recommend this B & B.

Excellent Stay

4.8 on September 08, 2017

we had an excellent stay at the Beech Tree B and B - lovely welcome, peaceful home and beautiful breakfast


5 on August 24, 2017

Great place - highly recommendable

Beautiful place

5 on August 21, 2017

Great food , room, and service !

Perfect getaway in Rockport

5 on August 15, 2017

We had just one night to get away and couldn't have asked for a better stay. It was a lovely, quiet, peaceful hideout for us when downtown Rockport was crowded. And when the crowds died down, we enjoyed the very quick walk to the waterfront. We hope to come again and stay longer!

Intimate setting

4.4 on August 15, 2017

The Beech Tree is a lovely home, and Dan and Helene are very welcoming. Only three rooms so it is an intimate setting. Breakfast was well done, but I am not a fan of K-cup coffee, which was the backup for regular and only source for decaf. The Inn is a few blocks from the center of Rockport but on a main street. Very convenient and a great community to walk in. The gardens, the porch, the living room and sitting area are all well appointed and so peaceful. Hope to get back there again. Highly recommended.

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Rooms & Rates

Marga's Room

This classic room features a traditional look with warm earth colors, an elegant mahogany queen size four poster bed and private bath en suite. Per night, double occupancy rates include a plated full hot entrée breakfast. No additional tax or fees.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Bed and Breakfast Suite

This spacious room features a sun filled country look with shades of cream and red, a queen size four poster shaker bed, large private bath en suite, and a comfortable separate sitting area to relax, guest refrigerator and Keurig coffee maker. Per night, double occupancy rates include a plated full hot entrée breakfast. No additional tax or fees.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Hannah's Room (Private bath across hall)

This charming sunny room features pale shades of blue, vintage furnishings, a queen size bed and private bath (a few steps across the hall). Per night, double occupancy rates include a plated full hot entrée breakfast. No additional tax or fees.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Location Type

Seaside New England village, Small town

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Ocean, Lighthouse Tours and Whale Watching, Performing Theater, Religious Services

Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fireplace, Fridge, Library, Parking, Telephone , 18 " flat screen TV in Rooms

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Radio, Videos, Walk to mass transit, Wi-Fi

Check Dates


  • Check In:: 2:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights from April 1st - Oct. 31st
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 50% of entire stay



Helene and Dan Duffy

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Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

As former educators we believe in life-long learning. What is most exciting for us is interacting with our guests and learning about their experiences. As innkeepers we have met travelers from all over the world and created relationships we could have never imagined. We've shared a lifetime interest in entertaining and creating a welcoming and comfortable environment for family and friends. With our attention to detail we want to create a first class experience for our guests.

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  • Time Served: 8:30
  • Serving Location: Patio or Porch when weather permits, Dining Room

Special meal options

Upon request we can accommodate gluten free, vegan

Signature Dish

Dan's famous homemade gluten free granola