Blue Room: spacious, bright, and tasteful private spaceBlue Room: comfortable queen-size bed with fresh cotton sheets

Private room

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

Private room

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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About this listing

Blue is for water! Enjoy a spacious, luminous bedroom with a private top-floor deck, views of the ocean and a small fishing harbor, and private bathroom with jacuzzi. Share common areas (living, dining, kitchen, main deck, etc.) with your hostess.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Private room


Extra people: £16 / night after the first guest
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The space

Spacious, beautiful, top-floor private bedroom with a deck and glorious views of the ocean and a small fishing harbor. Bright and sunny, but cool as needed (window AC) on hot summer days. Adjacent private bathroom with jacuzzi for exclusive use by the guest(s).

Guest access

Guests have exclusive use of the room with its deck and the adjacent bathroom. Guests are welcome to share common areas (kitchen, living, dining, main deck, etc.) on the main (lower) level, but must communicate clearly about that with the hostess. One parking space on the premises is reserved for the guest(s).

Interaction with guests

Arrival time is between 4-5 pm, unless scheduled otherwise. Please ask me, if you wish to arrive at another time. I try to be flexible.

Departure time is no later than 12 noon, unless I approve otherwise. If you want to stay longer, please ask me in advance.

I am happy to show you places in Rockport and Cape Ann, such as Halibut Point State Park, the Atlantic Path, and/or my favorite seafood place and bakery. I can also give suggestions for places to dine out, etc., not only in Rockport/Gloucester, but also in Boston and Cambridge, if you feel like going to the "big city" during your stay. On the other hand, if you want privacy, I'll leave you alone :) This being said, this is my home and I expect guests to show courtesy and respect for my own schedule at all times.

The neighbourhood

See my Ocean View Penthouse listing for description of the neighborhood. The Blue Room is in the same home. The room is available when I am at home; the entire place is available when I travel.

Getting around

See my Ocean View Penthouse listing for details on getting around. The Blue Room is in the same home. The room is available when I am at home; the entire place is available when I travel.

Other things to note

I do not have a TV. I have high-speed wireless internet, so you can stream movies or live TV, etc., as long as you use headphones.

House Rules

Keep my home as clean as you find it, please. This is a living space, so I don't expect it to be spotless every second, but please pick up after yourself, especially if you eat at home. No dirty street shoes or beach sand on the hardwood floors - please wear house shoes or walk barefoot inside. No loud cell phone conversations, music, or internet noise; use headphones. No unannounced guests! The only person/people who can stay here are the one(s) on the approved reservation.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

8 Reviews

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Bryan & Jean User ProfileBryan & Jean is a superhost.
October 2015
VIoleta was an excellent hostess, and room and private we're extraordinary. If you want a rom with a view this is the place for you. Go to sleep and wake up with the sounds and sights of the ocean and a working harbor. Violeta likes to have a beautiful, quiet and clean place for her quests so she asks quests to respect neighbors needs for privacy and quiet and help keep the suite clean. We enjoyed our opportunities to visit in the evening and morning. Violeta is nice to visit with. She has vast store of interesting experiences, She is bright and fun to be around
Violeta User Profile
Response from Violeta:
It was such a pleasure to meet you, Bryan and Jean! Thank you!
October 2015

Daniel User Profile
October 2015
Had a great stay, location was as described and was easy to find (look for the blue postbox). The room was large and the bed very comfortable with the bathroom next door. Violeta makes a great cup of tea and gives great local knowledge on places to visit.

Simon User Profile
October 2015
Violeta made sure everything worked out. She is a friendly person and has a nice guestroom. We found it could be cleaner.

Jan User Profile
October 2015
Great top floor suite, with lovely sea views, even the stormy seas courtesy of Hurricane Joaquim! Very warm & cosy throughout our stay. Violeta was very sociable & welcoming & we had a great evening chatting & sharing a bottle or two of wine. Local woodland & dramatic coastal walks to enjoy nearby. Great location, nice host.

Cristiane User Profile
October 2015
violeta's house is very well positioned, and the parking is very convenient for those who, like us, have traveled by car. the terrace has a truly spectacular view. violeta was very kind in providing all the information and tips about the region. worth the stop!

Parth User Profile
September 2015
The ocean view pent house is indeed a house with a good view. Early morning sunrise and late sunsets are beautiful. The listing was very accurate and Violeta was very very helpful in suggesting places to eat around, the trails in the park, and other points of attraction. Also, the house is beautiful and the location makes it very convenient to go to all the points of attraction. Violeta even showed us around MIT as we were going to be in the area the same time she was. The room is indeed beautiful but violeta makes you feel at home. We had a wonderful stay at Rockport and would definitely visit back. Its a perfect getaway!

Jordan User Profile
August 2015
Violeta was a wonderful host, from start to finish she provided a very enjoyable experience. She picked us up and dropped us off at the train station and provided great local advice on things to do and places to go in Rockport. The room was immaculate with an amazing view overlooking the harbor. Great for sunrises. Also, the bathroom was very clean and the shower was a real treat. Violeta made coffee for us in the morning and would have snacks waiting for us when we would get back from exploring the area. This was the best experience we've had with an Airbnb host and very affordable. I would recommend this as a good weekend trip to anyone from Boston!

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New York, New York, United States · Joined in October 2010
Violeta User Profile

Hi! Nice to meet you! I am an engineer by education, a teacher by vocation, and a world explorer by heart. I love the ocean, high mountains, and nature in general, and travel as often and as far as possible. Some favorite travels:

- ocean sailing! In the US, I am a Coast Guard-licensed captain.
- trekking in the Himalayas in Nepal - the highest so far is 5540 m
- dipping in natural hot springs in Iceland (or anywhere :=)
- doing pretty much anything in Middle Earth a.k.a. New Zealand

I use to host in Rockport, MA, on the Atlantic coast on beautiful Cape Ann. As a host, I offered what I look for as a guest myself: safe, clean, peaceful, and pleasant home stay - plus fast wifi and good local advice :)

Thanks for reading my profile. See you at home or around the world!