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Rock Hall, Maryland
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Recently spent 4 nights at the Inn with a friend who had been there multiple times before, though not in many years. Our ocean facing two bedroom suite had a wonderful view and was spacious and generally comfortable. However the Garden Cottages have not yet been remodeled, as has the main building. My friend was very disappointed in the room...

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Dear travelerRH, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards location Main Inn accommodations and most of all our outstanding service and friendly staff! We are disappointed to read that our Cottage accommodations failed to meet expectations and our staff is correctly informed as a 2015...

Reviewed 22 September 2014

Amazing hotel, great amenities, pet friendly, quiet and relaxing. The staff was very accomodating. Beautiful views, clean rooms. I am going back next year with my children. The firepit at night was great, the heated pool was really nice and not crowded at all.

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Dear eldojo, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our location, accommodations, amenities and pet friendly services at the Inn. We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming the entire family to the southern coast of Maine in the...

Boston
Reviewed 19 September 2014

This place made us happy in so many ways. The restaurant is ok but everything else is really spectacular. Service was impeccable by the hotel staff, the beach suite we were in (630) was absolutely superb and the grounds were stunning. We also loved our massages. I have attached a picture that we took from our porch. Inside the room...

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Dear Wilbo68 Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our new Beach Suite accommodations, grounds and eco-friendly spa. We are disappointed that Sea Glass did not exceed your expectations like the other areas of the Inn. We appreciate you taking the time to share...

Hanover, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 18 September 2014

We went for a "mini-moon" after our wedding in September 2014, and had a fantastic time. The area is beautiful, the hotel was relaxing and in a perfect location, and the restaurant at the hotel was great, though a little small. We found the level of service from the staff to be on par with any luxury hotel, while maintaining...

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Dear David R, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our location, Sea Glass dining experience and high marks for our staff as well! We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming you back to the southern coast of...

Reviewed 18 September 2014

The room was better than expected, comparable to timeshares that we normally experience. It was great to have a hotel that catered to our Boston Terrier. She absolutely loved everything including being able to lay under the table while we ate dinner or breakfast in the lounge. in the lounge. The room was immaculate clean and had dog bowls provided.There...

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Dear Fred A, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your comments in regards to our accommodations, top notch housekeeping staff and VIP (Very Important Pet) services at the Inn. We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn sometime in...

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We stayed at the Inn by the Sea for three nights and four days with our two Golden Retrievers. It was our second trip to the inn but first with the dogs. Everyone was extremely friendly and check in was smooth and it was so nice arriving in our room to water dishes, poop bags, dog beds, and dog towels....

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Dear Annie C, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our VIP (Very Important Pet) amenities, location, accommodations and most of all our friendly accommodating staff at the Inn! We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming you back...

Covington
Reviewed 13 September 2014

We spent a 3-day August weekend at Inn By the Sea. We had booked over six months in advance and requested adjoining rooms. Sadly it didn't happen because the folks who were in one of the rooms loved staying there so much they booked to stay another week in the room we were suppose to have. That was the only...

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Dear rosietomato, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our well appointed accommodations, location, eco-friendly spa and most of all our extremely helpful staff. We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn sometime in...

Reviewed 9 September 2014

My husband and I just stayed at the Inn By The Sea for four nights in a ground floor 1-bedroom suite which was private, well decorated with plenty of room for the two of us. Service was extraordinary, including towels, ice water and chairs at the beach. Cookies were brought to our room each evening. The property is not really...

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Dear Neddy B, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our location, accommodations, grounds and most of all our extraordinary service! We appreciate you taking the time to share and we look forward to welcoming you back to the southern coast of Maine in...

Charleston
Reviewed 9 September 2014

My husband and I just stayed at the Inn By The Sea for a week. We stayed in one of the 1-bedroom suites and thought it was fantastic. It was pretty private, very well decorated and appointed and had plenty of room for the two of us. We were on the first floor so we had a patio but also...

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Dear Nicole R, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our new Beach Suite accommodations, location and service. We appreciate you taking the time to share and we look forward to welcoming you back to the southern coast of Maine in the future! Richard...

Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Everyone knows the phase location, location, location as a key differentiator for success with any client facing business but this property which nailed location, location, location has the added value of service threefold. Everyone we encountered was friendly, had a can do attitude and made us feel welcome. We received special concierge service from Mark who worked tirelessly with me...

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Dear cszostak, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our top notch service at the Inn! Mark is truly a special individual dedicated to making all of our guest stay memorable and unique. We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
After a multi million dollar renovation the eco luxury Inn by the Sea is Maine's premier beach destination. Located on a mile of unspoiled beach guests enjoy intimate dining in the ocean view Sea Glass celebrating Maine fare, relax in the spa or fireplace lounge. Spacious redesigned suites, rooms & cottages w oversized bathrooms, or full kitchens, or fireplaces. Child & Pet friendly! 5 acre indigenous garden,pool, bocce, fire pit, golf nearby. 10 mins to Portland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn By the Sea

Address: 40 Bowery Beach Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2599
Region: United States > Maine > Cape Elizabeth
Price Range: RM1,160 - RM1,653 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn By the Sea 4*
Number of rooms: 61
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“Rooms have fireplaces. But great 2 story suites are nice”
 of 5 bubbles bradcasey, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are no bad rooms”
 of 5 bubbles NJNora, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor has sweeping views, however first floor has walk out access and beautiful views of the property”
 of 5 bubbles CPMO2013, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Garden Suites allow you to walk out from your room to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles F8657IOfreds, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Beach Cottage is Great Choice!!”
 of 5 bubbles LetaW651, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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