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    Tidewater Motel

    15 Main St, P.O. Box 546, Vinalhaven, ME 04863-3920
    (207) 808-7168
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (1)
    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good30%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “lobster boats” (10 reviews)
    “owner phil” (4 reviews)
    “rushing water” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    The tidewater was a great place to stay. We had 2 rooms on the 3rd floor and it was like having our own privet place. walk 3 of the Land Trust trails, I suggest everyone that that. We were there off season, so not all...More

    Thank Pam R
    Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 21 October 2017

    Thanks Pam - it was fun having you stay as well! We look forward to seeing you as well. The Land Trust is a wonderful organization - we're glad you were able to take advantage of the important work they do. We hope to see...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    The view from the balconies are stunning! It was extremely peaceful waking up and watching the lobster boats go in and out of the harbor, listening to the water as the tide goes in and out. Perfect location! Phil, the owner of the motel was...More

    Thank Audrey V
    Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 13 September 2017

    We are so pleased that you had a wonderful stay - The Tidewater is a special place and we're lucky to get to share it with people who enjoy it as much as you do!

    Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

    Taking your car to the island for a day trip can be an administrative hurdle. Instead we did a walk on trip and rented one from Tidewater owner Sarah. She met us at the ferry and gave us great sight seeing tips. Price was super...More

    Thank Charlie P
    Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 17 October 2017

    Thanks Charlie! I'm glad you had a great time - we look forward to seeing you again!

    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    We loved our one night stay in Vinalhaven, and wish we could've stayed longer! The weather was perfect, the ferry rides from and back to Rockland were worth every penny, and the Tidewater motel was the perfect choice for us. Great location, a cute beachy...More

    Thank Katja H
    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    We loved every aspect of our stay at the Tidewater. This place is charming and the building is historically fascinating. The accommodations were perfect for us: lovely in their simplicity and practicality, super clean and well-equipped. We had first floor rooms, right above the rushing...More

    Thank Jeanne W
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • Mid Coast Maine >
    • Vinalhaven
    • Also Known As
    • Tidewater Hotel Vinalhaven ,
    • Tidewater Motel Vinalhaven
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    Questions & Answers
    Carla C
    13 June 2015|
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    Response from Tidewater04863 | Property representative |
    Rooms 3-8, as well as 14 & 16 are on the ground floor on the waterfront. Rooms 9, 10, & 17 are on the second floor, above the aforementioned rooms. The Aerie & The Crow's Nest are on the third floor, above Room 17. All have... More
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    georgeleb49
    22 May 2015|
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    Response from sacrebleu62 | Reviewed this property |
    In summer, most rooms are $185. Suites higher.
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    "Definitely get a room with deck over the water - but most rooms fall into that category."
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    "I would opt for the harbor side, with a slight preference for the ground floor."
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    "Most relaxing with an expensive deck and awesome view of the harbor"
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    "Read other reviews and choose a room based on your best interest. We enjoyed the Crow's Nest as a couple."
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