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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 29 September 2012

My husband and I stayed here twice--on the way to Canada and on the way back. Everything about it was perfect--owner, beds, location, setting, etc. Highly recommend. And make sure that you eat ALL your meals at the Eagles Nest Restaurant. We had both breakfast and dinner there. Great service and food. Not the least touristy--truly where the locals eat--and...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2012

This was our second time staying at the Colony Motel and it is such a gem. Very well maintained property with large, spotless rooms. The owners obviously work very hard to make sure that their guests have a good stay, and the little mini chocolate bars and bottled waters were a very nice touch. Don't bother with the chain hotels!...

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ALBERTON
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Very gracious hosts and a spotlessly clean room certainly merit the top ranking. When in the Bangor area we'll not bother with the chain motels again. I have already recommended to a brother of mine and his family for a stay. PS Don't tell too many people or all the rooms may be taken when we're looking again. A. Kennedy...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Drive very carrefully if you dont want to miss the entrance. We slept in this big (3 beds, 2 rooms) suite without getting disturb by the road. The room was very clean and big. The owners couldnt be nicer. I would comeback without any problems in my next trip across Maine

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Prince Edward Island
Reviewed 25 August 2012

After a long day of travel, we were so thankful to have had this place recommended by a local. Went out of their way to make us feel like we were home. Clean, spacious rooms. Quiet comfortable night was appreciated.

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Southington, Connecticut
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We stayed at the Colony Motel again on our way to Prince Edward Island. There isn't anything Lynn the owner has overlooked for a visitors comfort. Several years ago we found this quite spot and our dog (which we don't have anymore) was welcome too. The Colony Motel "for sleepy people" is a winner!

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Milton
Reviewed 10 August 2012

This place is super cute and very clean! By far the best road-side motel we hit on a two week road trip out east. Each room has a little theme with homey decorations (the owner gave us the honeymoon suite!). We didn't use the kitchen but it was spotless. Nice extra touches like a coffee tray complete with little hershey...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 August 2012

My sister and I were indeed the "sleepy people wanted" when we pulled in to this place while on a road trip. They were friendly and helpful, and we ended up with a room with a real kitchen - and not expensive, either. Amazing. We were so grateful.

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 5 August 2012 via mobile

Large room. Good beds. Great hospitality. Call ahead to get best rates.Great location. Great place to eat down the road. Love the size of the rooms. Hostess is great. Great start to the Airline(Highway 9).

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Reviewed 9 July 2012

Stopping on a road trip. Hard to find independent motels this well run--very clean and comfortable, and the owner is on site, friendly, and helpful. Worth a few extra pennies over any chain.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly, family owned and operated for over 37 years. Exceptionally clean and comfortable rooms with various sizes to meet your needs. Efficiencies available with full kitchens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colony Motel

Address: 649 N Main St, RT 9, Brewer, ME 04412-1296
Region: United States > Maine > Brewer
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Colony Hotel Brewer
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 of 5 bubbles NovaScotiaAndy, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Lynn gave me room 6, which had two beds. Its toward the middle of the hotel and quieter. Room 1 would be closest to the road. All of the rooms back to green space and have an equal amount of privacy.”
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“Lynn will let you see any room, and give a very good tour.”
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