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Coastal Highway U.S. 1

Rte 1, Freeport, ME 04032
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Coastal hwy 1

Nice and scenic from Freeport to Northport Maine. Do drive it if you have enough timeouts your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kappy26
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Boston, Massachusetts
The building is as neat as the merchandise

This is such a fun store to roam around in. There's lots to buy, yes, not cheap but good quality... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HLDBWV
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Porters Falls, WV
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Scenic coastal drive measuring 203 miles from Freeport to Quoddy Head.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bar harbor” (23 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (15 reviews)
“speed limit” (5 reviews)
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Rte 1, Freeport, ME 04032
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"bar harbor"
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"beautiful drive"
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"speed limit"
in 5 reviews
"slow down"
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"great ride"
in 4 reviews
"acadia national park"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful sights"
in 3 reviews
"heading north"
in 3 reviews
"new england"
in 13 reviews
"antique shops"
in 4 reviews
"lobster"
in 10 reviews
"ll bean"
in 19 reviews
"boothbay harbor"
in 4 reviews
"small town"
in 5 reviews
"great shopping"
in 4 reviews
"open hours"
in 4 reviews
"towns"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and scenic from Freeport to Northport Maine. Do drive it if you have enough timeouts your schedule

Thank kappy26
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a fun store to roam around in. There's lots to buy, yes, not cheap but good quality. Just as much fun though, is to roam around the store to look at the exhibits and the building itself. And who can miss the...More

Thank HLDBWV
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stop on the way up Coastal Hwy 1. Big store ,well laid out with lots to browse and buy! Plan on T least an hour here because it’s so big.

Thank Mary lou N
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

The scenic route is littered with lobster nick-knacks, assorted 'authentic' Maine sundries, fried food emporiums, summer traffic congestion, a few interesting restaurants, a couple of 'artisan' galleries and whatever else locals and summer residents can jam onto the roadside to lure in the tourists. There...More

1  Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

A wee bit small or narrow in places but worth it for all the forest timber woods and villages along the way. Of course Freeport is better than terrific, don't forget the craft beer at Maine Brewing and the gin/vodka at Cold River. You also...More

2  Thank CS1Portland
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

this is a great road trip. you can travel through many cute towns and stop to shop and/or eat. the views are beautiful. each town has it's own charm.

Thank terrifurniss
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The roadway of the coastal highway winds in and out of ocean views, to quaint villages, to commercial stores. Clothing, antiques, souvenir, and restaurants line the highway. Stop to view the nature, shop for that specials gift for someone else or yourself, or have a...More

Thank frugalarnie
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

OMG I have to tell ya that when my wife told me there were outlets in free port my interest went to zero. but I gotta tell ya this is the best laid out town with big business I've ever been to. I will deffenatly...More

1  Thank Dougandpam2
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Always great shopping at LL Bean and great chowder at the Lobster Cooker in Freeport. Heading north, there are many nice views of the waterways and many quaint New England villages in Mid-coast Maine. We stayed in the beautiful Grand Harbor Inn in Camden and...More

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Very good quality and customer service. A lot of different items in store and all well made and guaranteed to last long. Would not hesitate to go back ... Many sales throughout the store just sign up and check you emails for any discounts they...More

1  Thank Dianne A
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ASHendrix
4 April 2018|
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Response from Hollyreubens | Reviewed this property |
Most everywhere we went even small villages had RV parking sites and it was fairly dog friendly. Some restaurants even allow them on the patios!
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jwd0695
3 January 2018|
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Response from Hollyreubens | Reviewed this property |
PS the Seafront mansions in Newport, RI are very beautiful and worth seeing at least one!
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