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Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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4 Star accommodation
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27 Aug.28 Aug.
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All reviewsgracious hostsport of callfrench toastthree coursesother guestsmaine coasteach morningan amazing jobprivate balconyexceeded our expectationsgreat glass of winespecial anniversarymemorial daywine and cheese hourpotatoesbeautiful furniturelate afternoon
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved it here. The inn is beautifully furnished and the service is friendly, warm and impeccable. Wonderful 3 course (yes, 3 course) breakfasts. The grounds are lovely and it’s great to sip a glass of wine looking out across the water. We’d like to extend...More

Thank Florence C
Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our late arrival last year and awakening to the most beautiful inn on the waterfront, amazing gourmet breakfast and gracious hosts, Brenda and Mike Liston, left us with with a sincere desire to return this fall for a much longer stay. 14 friends joined me...More

Thank donnajackson_10
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 11 October 2017

It is always a treat to have wonderful guests who appreciate what we have created. Last year when you said you would return, we were delighted to think that you wanted to spend more time with us. This year was an absolute delight to meet...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The innkeepers are welcoming and the inn was charming. The innkeepers really knew the history of the inn and its captain and truly put their hearts into the furnishings and their breakfast! We had a great time with other friends who stayed there and enjoyed...More

Thank Alexandra B
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a lovely review. We truly appreciate that you took the time to make comments. You are also correct....we love the history of this place and appreciate those who have gone before us. We are only the 5th owners and and...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018

We stayed over the memorial day holiday with our adult girls to celebrate my daughter's college graduation. Mike and Brenda made our stay at their wonderful Inn a pleasant and relaxing experience after a very hectic graduation weekend. The Inn was lovely, from the inside...More

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Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. It was really lovely to meet you and your family. So glad that we did not disappoint you. It is always gratifying to hear that our guests truly felt special when...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Mike & Brenda have done such an amazing job with this inn, which has been completely redone in the ten years since my husband and I were married there. The inn is full of antiques from their years living abroad but still feels comfortable and...More

Thank LG1837
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was really special for us to have guests who had been married here prior to our procurement of the Inn. It really is such a special place and we love it also. It has an atmosphere...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
USD 183 - USD 292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 183 - USD 292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (11)
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Xiao T
30 June 2017|
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Response from nickelsinnkeeper | Property representative |
No, there is no laundry facilities for guests. There is a laundromat in town (about 500 yards from the Inn). Brenda
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DONALD L
15 August 2016|
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Response from nickelsinnkeeper | Property representative |
Hi, Gift cards can be obtained by calling me directly at the Inn: 207 548-1104. Thanks for asking, Brenda
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"Only one room doesn't have an en suite bath."
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"The Captain’s Suite and Havana Suite have 2nd & 3rd Floor balconies overlooking the waterfront. Check the..."
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"Two large rooms facing the water are probadly the finest rooms."
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"We stayed in Port of Call Havana. It a nice balcony with beautiful views of the Maine coast."
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