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Ripples Inn at the Harbor

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Winchendon
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 July 2015

The Ripples Inn ideal location( with the Farnsworth Museum in sight, the harbor/ park, and downtown shops and restaurants a 5-10 minute walk), is only surpassed by the generous hospitality of the innkeeper. Sandi, a semi- retired nurse, shared her rich knowledge of the area and went beyond the call by dressing my scraped arm daily. A magical, warm, friendly... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 13 March 2015

I have been to Ripples Inn twice. The Innkeeper, Sandi Dillon runs a very nice down-home place and is sensitive to guest's needs. The breakfast is the stuff of legend! My room was clean and comfortable.I would rather stay at Ripples than other Inns because of the service, comfort, realistic rates and the personable owner. Very home-like feel. If you... More 

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sandi411, Owner at Ripples Inn at the Harbor, responded to this review

Thanks so much for posting your review, I appreciate it so much. It's always nice to know my efforts are recognized and affirms that small is the new big. Safe travels always. And come back soon Sandi More 

Pennsylvania’s Endless Mountains, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Very warm and inviting inn. Sandi is the best host you could ask for. We were taking the Stephen Taber out later in the day and she allowed us to store our bags until we could board the ship. She was extremely accommodating and allowed us access to a bathroom even though we had checked out. She gave lots of... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

Sandra did a wonderful job of making us feel right at home. She was very flexible with our ever changing arrival times and even let us stay an extra night last minute. She was very responsive and easy to contact. Her place was easy to find and right by Main St. walking distance to all the restaurants, shops, and a... More 

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Thank Laura S
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Loved this B&B!!! Ripples was the 5th B&B we have stayed at during our trip to New England and it is by far the best. Lovely building and garden. Tastefully decorated. The bathrooms are very clean and useable. The bedrooms are comfortable and quiet. (No street noise as in other places). Sandy, your host, is great fun and interesting. She... More 

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Ridgewood, NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Just came back from a long weekend in Rockland, ME. Ripples Inn is tastefully decorated and our bed was so comfortable it took a nudge to get up in the morning. Breakfast was served in the cheerful dining room . . . Coffee, fresh fruit cocktail, crispy bacon and fresh peach pancakes (yum) Sandi, the Inn owner was full of... More 

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Groton, CT
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

About half the price of the Victorian B&B's and they give breakfast to boot! Perfect location for exploring Rockland and Sandi, the owner, is most helpful with tips on places to see. The rooms are beautifully decorated and cozy. This will be our first choice for a return visit.

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

We have come back to Ripples Inn for 4 years in a row. My husband enjoys going to see the preview of cars being put up for the annual fundraising auction at the Owl's Head transportation museum. It is not far from the inn. The Ripples Inn is in a convenient location that is an easy walk to many places... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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16 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

In our recent stay in Rockland for the Lobster Festival, we chose the Ripples Inn B&B. It was a warm two story home within walking distance to the festival, the water, and the town. Sandi the owner was very down to earth, helpful and friendly. We stayed in the upstairs Poets Room. The room was big enough for us to... More 

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Littleton, Colorado, United States
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

It's rated one of the top B&B's in Rockport & TripAdvisor has never streered me wrong so my aunt and I booked a cpl nights here. I wasn't very impressed. It was cute and good location but that's all it really had going for it. The owner had a very dry, non welcoming personality and her quarters of the house... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sleep like a ROCK at ROCKland Maine's Ripples Inn. Feels like your home away from home... on the coast yet without the COST! Enjoy the simple pleasures of a Maine lifestyle like big yummy breakfasts and soft warm beds for those cool New England nights. Come walk the rocky coast; grab a lobster roll; find a treasured book at the coffee shop; stroll in town. Come for a craft workshop, a cooking lesson or a thrilling adventure on the water. There's so much to DO! DE-STRESS! Come for a vacation but leave with an EXPERIENCE! Wake up your inner child and dabble in your creativity. Take a risk... You could be a Poet and not know it! (or something equally great) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ripples Inn at the Harbor

Address: 16 Pleasant St, Rockland, ME 04841-2710
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Rockland
Price Range: $201 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I do not have a particular favorite. I was quite comfortable in the two rooms i have been in.”
 of 5 bubbles Doc-k25, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“If stairs are an issue, request the first floor Beach Room.”
 of 5 bubbles 1cookielady, 4 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you are a light sleeper, request a room away from the street. The location is very convenient but there is traffic during the night.”
 of 5 bubbles 919peterp, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We have stayed on the first and second floor. The second floor is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 229elliev, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The Garden Room on the front of the house was loud so I would pick one as far back as possbile.”
 of 5 bubbles 315matthewa, 27 Jul 2014 | Read review
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