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Franciscan Guest House

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a simple place to unwind will enjoy - - whether you are Catholic or not - - give it a try. The grounds are full of Catholic statues. The Franciscans have Mass & Prayer Hour daily - - but like anything,...More

Thank Cristito C
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Just a short walk from downtown away from all the hustle and bustle. Basic accomodations but the rooms are clean and they are currently renovating the rooms. Great service and very charming. We went for Christmas Prelude - 10th year going.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Very pleased with this guest house. I didn't know what to expect since I t was a monstery, but it was very warm and inviting. The accommodations are clean amd simple the property sits 3 blocks to the ocean and 3 blocks to kennebunk port...More

Thank colleen e
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Quiet, old facility could use some restoration, repair work. Moldy smell in hallway but not in room. Lack of 'hooks' in bath area is inconvenient. Dorm-size fridge was a bit noisy and door would not open completely as it sat on an uneven/slanted floor.

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a quirky but interesting place to stay and is close to the beach and to the shops/ restaurants etc. The rooms are basic but clean and comfortable with good showers. Breakfast was included and so the price offered good value. It was very...More

Thank Miriamj60
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"Rooms in main building are close to 'cafeteria' for breakfast, otherwise a potentially cold walk from..."
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"If you have accessibility issues, definitely opt for ground floor."
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"No elevators so if stairs are an issue make it known when booking."
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"Ask for a room facing the grounds."
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