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Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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All reviewsgourmet breakfastport of callgracious hostswonderful experiencebed and breakfastthree coursesfeel right at homeother guestsmaine coastlate afternooncould not have been moreeach morningevery eveningexceeded our expectationsgreat glass of winecocktail houreggs florentine
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were hoping to spend a special anniversary at a lovely Maine Inn. On the internet the Captain Nickels Inn looked like the perfect choice. In reality it was even more fantastic than the online photos! The house, decor, and location are all lovely. The...More

Thank Kathlinda12
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 August 2017

We are so very pleased that we met all your expectations. Hope you have many more wonderful, memorable anniversaries. It was a real pleasure to meet you both and we hope that we can be your hosts again in an upcoming year. Our best wisher...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

The hosts were incredibly hospitable. The renovation did not leave out it's history, beautifully done. Lovely views of the coast. It is in a great location. Not a far drive from Bar Harbor and other great nearby towns.

Thank Chris T
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks and we are so glad you noticed that we tried to leave the history of this beautiful old house intact. Please visit us again when you can. Our best to you both, Mike and Brenda

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I chose this bed and breakfast to stay on our trip and I was really pleased. We stayed from Wednesday to Saturday and it was an amazing experience. We stayed in The Port of Call Portofino room. Each room is given a...More

Thank Laura M
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your review. Wish we could have met all your expectations. Brenda Liston

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Brenda and Michael were excellent hosts. The inn has character and the property is beautiful. The 3 course breakfast was phenomenal. We started with prosciutto wrapped melon. The second course was eggs, potatoes, bacon, sautéed squash, and a broiled tomato. the third course was a...More

Thank Laurawoo
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 August 2017

Wow, sounds like we hit the right "spots" with your breakfast that morning. Thanks forthe lovely review. Come see us again when you are in Maine. Mike and Brenda

Reviewed 29 July 2017

We loved our stay in this wonderful B&B, a historic building beautifully restored and re-furnished by Brenda and Mike, the warm and welcoming innkeepers. The location, off Rte. 1 and on the water, is perfect. Every detail is seen to, and a nice surprise was...More

Thank WPHS57
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks so much for your wonderful recommendation. Our mission is truly "creating memories on the Coast of Maine." So, anytime our guests have a lovely stay...and meet other travelers that end up being "new friends," we think we have met our objective. Hope you can...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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USD 183 - USD 292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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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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