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Reviewed 2 September 2015

The view from our 2nd floor room was great. We stayed here 2 nights and found the rooms to be comfortable. We did stay right above the lounge and had no issues with noise although we had the fan running which probably helped a little. The food in the restaurant was good and we could walk to many shops and...

1Thank Elizabeth F
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had made reservations for a Third floor King facing the water and upon arrival was told that some how there had been a mistake and we were upgraded to the Crow's Nest Suite. what a great room and great treatment from the management. after dinner we went to the lounge which had without doubt the best piano entertainer we...

1Thank Richard E
Loveland, Ohio
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We spent our last evening in Maine in Boothbay at the Tugboat inn. It was a rainy evening so we did not have the opportunity to relax in the chairs in front of our room. Our room was on a wing the is built on a pier and there was a noticeable tilt toward from front to back. There was...

2Thank lwimmert
Mount Dora, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Room 127 is one of two rooms on the 2nd floor overlooking Boothbay Harbor. Though the rooms are small and quaint the grand vista and large deck space surrounding the room more than make up for any inconvenience in size. It was a short walk to every point in Boothbay Harbor including some amazing restaurants.

Thank Brian Y
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

This was our first time in Boothbay Harbor. The best part of the Tugboat Inn was the restaurant. The room was small and not very clean. The bed was nice and the location on the waterfront near shops and other restaurants was nice. The front desk person was not friendly or helpful. Do not get a room near the lounge...

1Thank lajpashley
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We stopped into the TugBoat on a busy summer day without a reservation to see if they had a pet friendly room for the night. Unfortunately they were sold out for the night, however, Crystal at the front desk was amazing and helped us find us a pet friendly room right down the road that we were really happy with....

1Thank suzyjacuzzi
Haverhill, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This was our first time to this hotel and Boothbay harbor. This hotel was great. Excellent location, good parking, pleasant staff, clean rooms, comfortable beds and a hot tub available anytime! Ask for room 426 as it has the best view, it is large and has one of the few covered balconies overlooking the harbor.

Thank johnfrer
Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Tugboat Inn. My room was super clean, and the bed was quite comfortable. The staff were pleasant and helpful. The restaurant has great views and great food, with excellent staff as well. No complaints whatsoever. Hope to return in the future.

Thank HeatherDale912
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We booked very last minute for this trip and were booked at another hotel (a sister property to the Tugboat Inn). When we asked to switch to the Tugboat, there was availability and the room was on the second floor overlooking Boothbay Harbor. It was so great to go out on the shared balcony to take in the views both...

Thank anniealpine
Brookfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 August 2015

We again stayed in the same pet-friendly room and were not disappointed. Everything was clean and fresh. Great location, right on the water. The Botanical Garden tour was superb. Some changes at the hotel inevitable. The newly built staircase to the upper suite was a bit awkward, but understandable to allow two exits. Also missed the BREWED Green Mountain coffee,...

Thank Darleen S

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Downtown waterfront location directly on the harbor. Modern comfortable guestrooms with balconies, air conditioning, cable tv with free movie channel, telephone with voice mail, hair dryer, Keurig coffee maker, refrigerator and personal amenities. Rates include continental breakfast, free parking and free local phone calls. Complimentary computer with DSL in hotel lobby. Complimentary wi-fi in most locations. Full service restaurant, seasonal cocktail lounge with patio deck, and marina with slip and mooring rentals all on site. Waterfront hot tub available for guests. Music at the piano bar in season. Special vacation packages available. Open mid April to late October. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tugboat Inn

Address: 80 Commercial St, PO Box 267, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1770
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Boothbay Harbor
Price Range: $168 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tugboat Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Tugboat Hotel Boothbay Harbor
Tugboat Inn Boothbay Harbor, Maine
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Boothbay Harbor
#5 Family Hotel in Boothbay Harbor
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“All rooms have a harbour view”
 of 5 bubbles alibar89, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask about the washroom when booking”
 of 5 bubbles richardcL5883PN, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We chose a king room on the third floor - probably a better view there.”
 of 5 bubbles 907herbertm, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great harbor views from 127 or 126 tugboat.”
 of 5 bubbles Campah, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Chose a room in the wing over the water with numbers starting with 101 or 201”
  • Flat Screen
  • small but clean
  • Fridge and coffee maker
  • Double Room
  • Well stocked
 of 5 bubbles bumper1965, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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