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Trois-Rivieres, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Pretty nice hotel directly by the beach, and I think one of the best value-priced one the decoration is old but still pretty clean rooms, perhaps it is not well sound proof. We haven't tried the pool.. Front Desk staff is very helpful and friendly.

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Hancock, Maine
Reviewed 18 June 2014

We stayed in a kitchenette that near the beach-it was great to get cold drinks and a lazy breakfast and snacks. The rooms are dated but for the value we had nothing to complain about. Short walk on the beach to the pier or by the road- didn't have to get back in the car at all!

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Bennington, Vermont
Reviewed 9 June 2014

This resort was just what we were looking for. The staff was very polite and accommodating, my first impression was that they were a little sloppy but then I realized that they were in the midst of painting and doing repairs, very understandable. The room that we stayed in was not updated as some of the other rooms are but...

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 June 2014

We just returned from a 4 day stay. Simply lovely, everything was perfect and just as we had hoped. Great location, clean property, clean & updated room with an amazing view. Friendly and helpful staff. Everything from our initial inquiry to the end of our stay, was purely stress free! We will be back! Thanks again for a wonderful experience....

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2Thank Becky R
quebec
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Love de new pool and Jacuzzi! Perfect location, will be back this summer. The location is right on the beach and the private balconies are great. The rooms are clean but, quite noisy, would need soundproofing.

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Stoddard, New Hampshire
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We love The Waves. Right on the beach, clean rooms, salt water pool and it's warm, clean comfortable rooms . Staff are very friendly and helpful. Would not go anywhere else. Teresa and Jeff New Hampshire

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Tarzana, CA
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Went back to Waves to stay in Old Orchard Beach while visiting family. The kids couldn't get enough of the new pool. The location is right on the beach and the private balconies are great. The room had a kitchenette and was very clean.

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2013

This hotel could be really something, being in a fantastic location on Old Orchard Beach, but it was only adequate. It was clean and the staff helpful and friendly. We had a ground floor room, and when the people in the room above walked about it sounded like a herd of elephants were tap-dancing up there. Mercifully they weren't up...

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wavesoceanfront, General Manager at Waves Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are glad you found Old Orchard Beach as a great destination for your vacation. We are very sorry if there was another room that made more noise than you are comfortable with. Please keep in mind that many times our security will not hear interior noise unless...

Reviewed 16 October 2013 via mobile

we were looking for a room on the strip without stripping the wallet. after checking 3 or 4 hotels we were about to go home due to the outrageous prices or 2 night minimum. we stopped at the Waves and I think it was around 100 so I was a little Leary since everyone else was 200 +. The room...

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wavesoceanfront, General Manager at Waves Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our resort. Keep in mind that The Waves Oceanfront Resort is the largest hotel in Old Orchard Beach. This means we have many rooms at many different rates and options. We are glad we found one to fit your needs. Making reservations ahead of time can always insure you get the room...

Portage Lake, Maine
Reviewed 11 October 2013

I live in Northern Maine and always stay at Waves when traveling south. It is the best place to stay in OOB in my opinion. Well appointed clean rooms. I usually get an Efficiency with a balcony in Buidling E. Steps from the beach. Just a short walk to a very good restaurant. Ocean views. Excellent customer service. Wifi. Who...

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wavesoceanfront, General Manager at Waves Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We truly appreciate being recognized as doing our jobs right! We look forward to your return next year!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Beach Street Cafe
Beach Street Cafe
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Waves Oceanfront Resort

Address: 87 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
Region: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Price Range: $98 - $855 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waves Oceanfront Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 139
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Also Known As:
Waves Oceanfront Hotel Old Orchard Beach
Hotel Waves Oceanfront
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
#7 Romantic Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
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