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The Tipsy Butler Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Trying to find an excuse to go back to newcastle to visit the Tipsy Butler with my boyfriend. I went 4 years ago, and had the most wonderful experience and breakfast. I'd give this my highest recommendation. Warm, welcoming, the host left me be but gave me a thorough tour of the adorable home. The breakfast was a poached egg...

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Bow, NH
Reviewed 18 September 2014

This was our second time at the Tipsy Butler, and we love the place. Sarah is perhaps the most accomodating innkeeper we've ever met. Her warmth and hospitality are amazing, and there doesn't seem to be a contingency she has't thought of, including slickers in case of rain and a basket of blankets should you want to sit outside on...

5Thank nhdaisy
Sayreville, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 September 2014

This was my first time staying at a bed and breakfast and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Sarah was very nice and very talkative! She showed us around the property and told us anecdotes about the home and area. She had tons of games and dvds and a stereo in the living room area. She made delicious breakfasts' every morning and...

1Thank andrea f
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 September 2014

My spouse and I spent a night here and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. We were in the Maid's room, a spacious and gorgeous rose-themed room and a terrific bathroom--even a bidet! The breakfast was absolutely delicious, and our host Sarah added immensely to the fun. We didn't know until the morning about Myrtle--be sure to ask about her. We hope...

2Thank RockyATL
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We were in New Castle for a wedding for three nights in mid-August and found this to be the perfect place for us. Sarah, the hostess, is delightful, extremely accommodating and we wanted for nothing. The breakfasts are awesome and the bed was extremely comfortable. We had the Butler's room with a king size bed and I slept great every...

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I was nervous to choose a bed and breakfast because so much of the experience often depends upon the Proprietor. WOW. Sarah was simply amazing. I felt that she was the quintessential host, from making sure that coffee was piping hot when we wanted it, to little treats on the turned down bed to, to, to - just everything. This...

2Thank Kevin W
South Portland, Maine
Reviewed 13 August 2014

This was our first B&B experience ever and it was thoroughly enjoyable. We chose the Tipsy Butler based on the reviews we saw here and everything positive that has been said is spot on! We stayed two nights, and chose the Cook's Room. This is the smallest of the four rooms and even though it did not have the king...

1Thank MichaelandJane343
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Sarah is a wonderful hostess, the inn is lovely, rooms are spacious and comfortable and the breakfasts are To Die For! If mid-coast Maine is where you are looking to stay, then do try this super spot.

1Thank Judy N
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We stayed at The Tipsy Butler this past week end. It is in a perfect location to downtown Daramiscotta, Maine, we walked to town. Sara(h) was very hospitable, eager to assist us with anything we needed, and provided a delicious breakfast each morning. The rooms are exceptionally clean with many amenities. Do not be discouraged when you see it from...

1Thank vtlover30
Northampton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Sarah and Tony will welcome you with warmth and English style to the Tipsy Butler. It's a bit hard to find for those who don't know their way around tiny Newcastle, but it's well worth the search. We had the best room(s) in the house..a luxurious and game-filled living room, a great bedroom with comfy bed (silk topped, no less,...

Thank Barbara W

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegance & comfort in quintessential Mid-Coast Maine. Our large rooms overlooking Damariscotta Harbor have the extras that ensure a comfortable stay: Great beds, high-end linens, TVs, DVDs, VCRs, an extensive movie library, bottled water, AC, robes, beach towels, tote-bags and more- all this plus turn-down service and a delicious multi-course breakfast. Our living room has nuts to crack, candy jars, jigsaw puzzles, crosswords, board games and books for an afternoon curled up on the sofa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Tipsy Butler Bed and Breakfast

Address: 11 High St, Newcastle, ME 04553-3663
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Newcastle
Price Range: $120 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Choose the Maid's Room if you have one other person travelling with you because there is a small but charming twin bed single room attached to the Maid's Room with a Jack and Jill bathroom. My husband and I put our teen aged son in there. It was glorious.”
kevinwJ4569NV, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The Cook's room is the smallest but cozy, while the Maid's Room looked gorgeous. Sarah recommended the Butler's Room for our next stay, also spacious (like the Maid's) and beautiful.”
MichaelandJane343, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All of the rooms are comfortable, but the Butler's Room is superb.”
760judyn, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We were on the second floor, the maid's room, and our daughter was in the scullery room. It was perfect for us.”
vtlover30, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“book early--there are only a few rooms available.”
598susanw, 16 Oct 2013 | Read review
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