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Penury Hall Bed & Breakfast

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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay, very close to Acadia and priced very well. Stayed at the B&B on a trip to Acadia, Gretchen was very helpful and nice. I would recommend this place over and over and will stay there again when I come back.

Thank MagMattS
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Our host was very welcoming. The place was clean throughout and very charming. The breakfast was made with care and was great. The interior is very comfortable. Located close to a few excellent restaurants. Great conversation, too. The only nitpick I have is that our...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is tough to review because the hostess was very gracious and the breakfast was excellent. The room was spacious and we had everything we needed. However, as others have said, the private baths are across the hall and the house is extremely dated. The...More

Thank Ronald M
Response from Gretchen S, Owner at Penury Hall Bed & BreakfastResponded 26 September 2016

Thank you Ronald for your feedback - it's always helpful when planning improvements. Which is happening this fall, after the season ends, and the hall carpeting is scheduled for replacement. Wear and rear does happen. In an older house, dating back a hundred years or...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

As others have stated, it's quirky, it's dated, it could probably use some upgrades and sprucing up here and there, but I'd stay again in a heartbeat. Arriving on MDI with no place to stay on the Sat night of Labor Day weekend, Gretchen answered...More

Thank fixitswife
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is not a B & B. Very overpriced for the conditions. The photos on the website are very misleading. Very dirty, smelly, carpeting disgustingly dirty, hair in food, bathrooms are either across the landing of the front stairs or down the hall. Got bug...More

Thank virginiab647
Response from Gretchen S, Owner at Penury Hall Bed & BreakfastResponded 20 September 2016

I'm so sorry that Virginia's expectations were not met but I do appreciate her feedback. As I plan for the future it's helpful to hear guest's impressions. Staying at a B and B is always an interesting and unique experience and long time guests will...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 65 - USD 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 65 - USD 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"No WiFi in the bedrooms, but it is available in the living room."
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"a bit quieter in Skipper Room on backside of B&B but overall not a noisy area"
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"The room we were in faced the Harbor and sunny in the morning. We liked it."
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"Some traffic noise at front but not an issue at night. Both front rooms are so pretty you won't hear..."
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