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The Jolly Drayman at The Briar Lea Inn

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I had a wedding at Sunday river to go to and we only wanted to stay in the area for one night so we came across this B&B and booked it because it looked cozy and the price was great. When we arrive we were greeted with such warm welcome by one of the owners. Dani was...

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Bartlett, New Hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here before and just love the English pub and food in the restaurant. It's now under new ownership and Dani is a wonderful hostess! She can't do enough for her guests. She texts you for your breakfast (which is free) choices. Her and Enrico make a delicious omelette with a secret ingredient!! Very cozy place. Convenient to...

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Thank takesian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was fantastic. The inn, food, service, rooms - everything. You will have a wonderful time at this beautiful Inn and feel right at home the whole time. Dani, the owner, was especially attentive to everyone's needs.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really lovely little B&B near Bethel and Sunday River offering comfortable accommodation at a reasonable price. The owners are extremely welcoming and really can't do enough for you. We enjoyed the food very much but (as a Brit) would love to spend a little time with the chef to help guide him with his interpretation of some...

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time I had been here since the new owners ("from away" as they say in Maine) took over. Dani and her family are very helpful. Dani provides her cell phone at check in - you can text at anytime with any issues and can also order breakfast by text. Rooms are very much as you would find in a...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights, really enjoyed our time here. Hosts have been great, and have accommodated all our needs. We ate here 2 evenings and the food was good. Close to Sunday River ski resort which offers a good range of ski ability slopes. The pub has some interesting pieces to look at. Thoroughly recommend

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Thank AnneJJessop
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Lovely B&B close to Sunday River Ski resort. An authentic little bar with an equally lovely little restaurant . The owners are absolutely great characters and a lot of fun to chat with. Very comfortable beds, the three times we've been there in the past year. Thanks to Danny and Enrico for a great stay.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed at this lovely bed and breakfast for 3 nights over MLK weekend and really enjoyed our time there. Dani and her family are wonderful hosts, whom take great care to make their guests feel welcomed and comfortable. I would definitely recommend the Inn to others.

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were greeted by the owners who went to great lengths to help us with our luggage and to ensure that our room was totally prepared for our stay. They gave us a great recommendation for lunch and then we dined on site at the restaurant. The meal was good although the attempts to authenticate British Pub food were slightly...

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and got a very nice and friendly welcoming. The rooms are furnished comfortably and in the morning you get a fresh breakfast served from a very nice lady. The price performance ratio is very good.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A cozy country inn with a British pub and restaurant in the heart of New England. We are five miles from Sunday River Ski Resort and one mile from pretty Bethel village. Our full menu features curries, Fish and Chips, Bangers and Mash, Shepherd's Pie and a whole lot more. Great beers and cask-conditioned ale on tap, wines and cocktails. All rooms have private baths, TV/DVD and wireless internet. Come for a pint or dinner - stay the night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Jolly Drayman at The Briar Lea Inn

Address: 150 Mayville Rd, P.O. Box 250, Bethel, ME 04217-4442
Region: United States > Maine > Bethel
Price Range: $119 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Jolly Drayman at The Briar Lea Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Our room was wonderful - everything redone and matches the style of the pub”
 of 5 bubbles , 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the back rooms a very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles dledithmotz, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just inquire about everything before you book.”
 of 5 bubbles Dc_annie123, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Double check the exact setup of the beds and cots in the room you request. I had a cot set up that I did not need.”
 of 5 bubbles massbayreviewer, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Winkleigh was great. A soft queen bed.”
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