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The Dunes on the Waterfront

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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the cottages”(56 reviews)
“low tide”(22 reviews)
“bedroom cottage”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Dunes, in Cottage #12, for 4 nights recently. We were travelling with young children ages 10-3 and we were glad for the space, the privacy and the amenities the cottage offered. It contained all of the modern upgrades: Flat-screen TV, updated...More

Thank leahtinkham
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We met our daughter and son-in-law here for a few days. The grounds are very peaceful and spacious. This place is great for a family with young children - lots of space for lawn games and a wonderful pool! Crossing the river for the ocean...More

Thank Jane7531
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We stayed here a week a couple of years ago and found this to be a very nice peaceful spot, It sounds weird being so close to route 1 but it is back off the road and has a very nice atmosphere. the only down...More

2  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The grounds are nice, and the along with the cottages would strongly appeal to families with small children. My wife and I stayed in one of the guestrooms in the small hotel like building, not in one of the cottages. We enjoyed our stay overall,...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

we felt as though we were back in time...peaceful, quiet, old Maine. Our two bedroom room was clean and comfortable and sitting in the Adirondack chairs reading was a calm, relaxing way to pass the day. this is a great place to go if you...More

1  Thank karen_and_howard
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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 161 - USD 346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Ogunquit
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ogunquit
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ogunquit
#3 Green Hotel in Ogunquit
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ogunquit
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 161 - USD 346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Ogunquit
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ogunquit
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ogunquit
#3 Green Hotel in Ogunquit
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ogunquit
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (139)
Room & Suite (182)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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hunter217
12 October 2016|
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Response from Nancy B | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, no.
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hunter217
12 October 2016|
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Response from Meryl R | Property representative |
Hi there! The Dunes is does not accept pets, with one exception this year — we're having a Doggy Weekend at the end of our season, Oct. 27-30, 2016. This is a one-time event for us, so if you'd like to bring your pup on a... More
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Joanne F
15 October 2015|
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Response from Mike R | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, The trolley does stop running in October, unfortunately — Columbus Day was its last day. We do have heat in all cottages and guest rooms, and our cottages have working wood fireplaces with individual firewood... More
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Room Tips
"They have cabins and house keeping partial cabins right on the estuary. All of the cabins seemed to have a..."
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"Go on line and look for yourself. Thats how we did iy."
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"Get a cottage on the river if you can"
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"The rooms vary in size, location & amenities. Not all rooms have fireplaces"
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