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Franciscan Guest House

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  • Excellent24%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Our room was very basic, clean and comfortable. This is truly a simple guest house. It is priced reasonably too. Not a hotel. Has the feel of a dorm or hostel. It is very close & easy to walk downtown. We enjoyed leaving the car...More

Thank MaineCaribbeansoul
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Our group of about 16 quilters spent 3 days at the Franciscan House on a retreat. This is such a wonderful hotel within walking distance to town and the beach. We had a large, well equipped, well lighted room to use for our "quilt retreat"....More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Great location, beautiful grounds, quiet, spotless and good breakfast. The room was big with a TV, dorm refrigerator, desk and chair. A full size bathroom. Outdated decor, but very clean and comfortable. Staff very friendly and helpful with the area. A nice place to relax....More

1  Thank BellaDora456
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is a hidden jewel. Walking distance to downtown, very quiet and beautiful grounds. The prices are very reasonable and the rooms are spotless. 1970's decor (wood paneling, etc) but overall a small sacrifice for the price.

3  Thank 61elc
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The lodging is on Monastery grounds which are beautifully kept. The rooms are very basic but clean and reasonable. Staff is friendly and helpful. We enjoy the peacefulness of walking the grounds and having the beach only a short distance away. Would recommend this as...More

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"Rooms in main building are close to 'cafeteria' for breakfast, otherwise a potentially cold walk from..."
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"If you have accessibility issues, definitely opt for ground floor."
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"No elevators so if stairs are an issue make it known when booking."
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"Ask for a room facing the grounds."
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