Editors’ ChoiceBeauport Hotel, GloucesterStandout Qualities: Classic New England water views, an upscale-casual vibe, and expansive indoor and outdoor spaces make this open-to-the-public bar a great waterfront option in Gloucester.
What’s Unique: An outdoor fire pit—because any New Englander knows it can get chilly on the water any time of year—surrounded by rocking chairs.
Insider Tip: Spending the night? You can have guest-only access to their Birdseye Rooftop Bar, which features a pool.
55 Commercial St., Gloucester, 978-282-0008, beauporthotel.comReaders’ ChoiceBeauport Hotel, Gloucester