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The 8th Maine Regiment Lodge and Museum

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“civil war”(12 reviews)
“own meals”(9 reviews)
“ping pong”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Beachfront
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Conference Facilities
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The short 10 minute ferry ride landed you on Peaks Island...a very laid back and beautiful island. Our stay at 8th Maine was a unique and rare opportunity to be transported back in time. With alot of civil war relics, antiques and ocean views this...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We chose to stay here because of the location and the history tied to the building. This spot is tucked away in a quiet neighborhood overlooking the Atlantic, but also offers something different than you could find elsewhere. In being a museum as well as...More

Thank Aimee D
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I loved my stay so much I am planning on visiting next year. This beautiful property is set in a fantastic location - a short walk from the ferry from Portland - and with fantastic hosts, who couldn't do enough to help. I was pleased...More

Thank 89minnie89
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The room was very pretty, and nice and clean. Great views from the decks on both sides. The shared bathroom was right near our room and worked out fine. We didn't use the tub or the shower so I can't comment on that. The kitchen...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The staff at the 8th Maine are quick to point out that staying in their old building isn't for everyone - and they are right. The 8th Maine has steep stairs, creaky floors, shared bathrooms, ancient cooking stoves, and well-worn antiques in every room. It...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
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Price range
USD 117 - USD 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
USD 117 - USD 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (64)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (72)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Michael R
5 September 2017|
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Response from Jack W | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We didn't venture down to the water's edge right on the property, as it was rocky and elevated, but there are easy entry points not far from the property in either direction - very, very short drives from there. I mean... More
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Eric G
15 July 2017|
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Response from Michael L | Property representative |
Unfortunately, no. We are not handicap accessible at this time. We are working on it.
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Eric G
15 July 2017|
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Response from rusticatlor | Reviewed this property |
We are not fully handicapped accessble. We have two floors with stairs
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"All the rooms are about the same. Ours did have a view of the ocean but the upper decks are available to..."
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