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    Elsa's Inn On The Harbor

    179 Main St, Prospect Harbor, Gouldsboro, ME 04669-5003
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    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 79 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Neat , clean, very cozy. Very friendly hosts, knowledgeable of the surrounding area. You can see the lobster boats directly across the harbor. Reasonably good home-cooked breakfast was included. Located just a couple of miles from the Schoodic Peninsula portion of Arcadia National Park, perhaps...More

    Thank ALFRED R
    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    This Inn is in a renovated old house in Prospect Harbor. The breakfast food was outstanding! I overheard a British visitor say they wish they could find food this good in England. The room was exceptionally clean. It had an enormous bathroom with a walk-in...More

    Thank Mazeroski
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    Stumbled onto this lovely establishment while traveling to visit a friend in the far northeast. Gracious accommodations on the first floor with private entrance. Wifi, large TV, very comfortable bed, wonderful breakfasts in a.m. and wine and fresh treats in the afternoon. Relaxing front porch...More

    Thank Karen L
    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    Elsa's Inn on the Harbor is the best B&B we have ever stayed in. The location is perfect - one of the last few places on the Maine coast that is not overcrowded and still has everything one could want from Maine. Elsa's staff is...More

    Thank beckcraft1
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Fiancé and I picked this spot to celebrate our engagement after seeing the great reviews and speaking to Scott the owner. We brought our dog and stayed for two nights in Dorothy's room. Scott directed us to some hiking trails and restaurants all within 10...More

    Thank Chris W
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 151 - USD 218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Gouldsboro >
    • Prospect Harbor
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    Room Tips
    "Only six rooms, most, if not all, have a view of the harbor. Rooms are small but cozy."
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    "Most rooms have their own outside entrance. It might be good to ask for one of them."
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    "All the rooms are quiet, the second floor has wonderful views"
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    "great views, great people"
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