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Inn by the Sea

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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

Love this place. We are consistently happen with our stays here and have been coming here for years. Wonderful views, lovely rooms and very friendly staff. Morning walks on Crescent Beach are wonderful. As an added bonus you can bring your pup along.

Thank HDMM
Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 29 November 2015

Thank you HDMM, We truly appreciate your loyalty and the kind words on Trip Advisor. Thank you so much for staying and we look forward to welcoming for many years to come. Warmly, Jim Glanville General Manager

Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Pet friendly resort, with great views, access to beaches, and magnificent well maintained grounds. We stayed in the king spa suite, which meet all our expectations. The only qualm we had was the bed, it seemed kind of old and did not support our backs....More

Thank SPD1234
Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 November 2015

Dear SPD1234, Thank you very much for visiting and taking the time to share. While I am glad that you enjoyed your visit with us, I would welcome additional feedback to identify which room you stayed in, so that we can assess the condition of...More

Reviewed 10 November 2015

This was our fifth stay at the Inn by the Sea over the past 15 years or so. We have always visited "off season" (late fall/winter/early spring) to take advantage of the affordable room rates as well as the location which is gorgeous year round....More

Thank caesarsmum
Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 November 2015

Hello Caesarsmum, So nice to have you with us and I'm glad you enjoyed your Spa Suite experience! It was a pleasure to have you with us again and we look forward to the next visit. Warmly, Jim Glanville General Manager

Reviewed 9 November 2015

Beautiful ocean setting just South of Portland, Maine...Lovely boardwalk down to the beach. Excellent service and quiet dining room with fine menu....Great for travelers with dogs....Staff are quite accommodating....Excellent Spa as well....

Thank Joyce S
Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 November 2015

Thank you Joyce! I am thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and we appreciate you choosing the Inn by the Sea! All the best, Jim Glanville General Manager

Reviewed 7 November 2015

The Inn by the Sea is our favorite hotel to visit. The location is stunning, the rooms are gorgeous, and the staff are very friendly. We received some great tips from Derek on some local sights to check out.More

Thank drscrubsaaron
Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 November 2015

Hello DrScrubsAaron, So nice to have you with us again and thank you for sharing! We are honored to be your "favorite" and appreciate the kind words. I'll also be sure to let Derek know that you enjoyed his tips! He is certainly a wonderful...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
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Price range
USD 187 - USD 668 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 187 - USD 668 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Sway A
3 January 2018|
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Response from Nelsonville | Reviewed this property |
On the morning of our checkout we received an early call giving us short notice the fireplace needed maintenance and someone would be coming in. (This, the morning after we were asked to be out for a few hours for window... More
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HughUS
31 July 2017|
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Response from Pashado | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Long Lake is small for a canoe. Sebago Lake is great for waterskiing call around for a rental.
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Fran L | Reviewed this property |
Portland for excellent restaurants, very good small art museum, harbor cruise. Fort William for view, hiking and lighthouse
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"I believe all the rooms face the harbor. Some probably have better views than others."
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"Spa Suites are the best for couples"
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"Pay the $ get the view and upgrade your room"
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"love the spa sites"
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