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    Inn by the Sea

    40 Bowery Beach Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2599
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good14%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sea glass” (75 reviews)
    “garden suite” (65 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Pets Allowed
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

    So the whole idea of TripAdvisor is to help others avoid a bad experience and to encourage people to try a great find. Some of the recent reviews seem petty and unrealistic. We stayed here for four nights in early August and had some worry...More

    6  Thank Chiefy
    Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 August 2015

    Hello Chiefy, Thank you so much for taking the time to review on Trip Advisor and for the kind words! I'm so happy that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate the candid feedback. I'll be sure to pass along your comments to Hannah as well,...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2015

    First, the staff is fantastic. When the dryer in the laundry below our room was still running very noisily at 12 midnight every night, a quick call to the front desk had someone shutting it off. So, I suggest not requesting room #111. The location...More

    1  Thank greenhaba_11
    Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 15 August 2015

    Hello Greenhaba_11,, Thank you so much for staying and for taking the time to outline your recent stay with us. While I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay overall, I am sorry that we had some minor slips while you were here. We appreciate you...More

    Reviewed 5 August 2015

    I hesitate telling everyone how great our stay was as I would like to keep this place Maine's best kept secret but I feel I owe it to the entire staff to confirm the Inn by the Sea was as close to perfect as I...More

    1  Thank Richard D
    Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 5 August 2015

    Hello Richard, So glad you were able to stay with us over Beach to Beacon this past weekend and enjoyed your time here! It was a special weekend indeed, and we are thrilled each year to be a part of such an iconic event. I...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    Booked this place last minute as a pet friendly option. Not sure what was very pet friendly. Not the staff. The rooms were like a dumpy Hampton inn, at least the ones we could stay in, not the ones in the photos shown when booking...More

    4  Thank TurnipAndDearAdventures
    Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 5 August 2015

    Dear TurnipandDearAd, I am so sorry to read that you did not enjoy your time with us last year. I would welcome the chance to speak with you regarding the specifics of your stay, as I had yet to join the team at that point....More

    Reviewed 26 July 2015

    Phone call to get reservation was very pleasant. They clearly have the gift for enticing you to come. The individual greeting new guests was obsequious and somewhat out of place. He was more suited to a boutique hotel in Marin County Calif than Maine. The...More

    4  Thank jnunnink
    Response from JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 5 August 2015

    Dear Jnunnick, I am terribly sorry to see that we failed to meet your expectations! It was most unfortunate that the AC unit in your room failed, forcing us to use the temporary unit that you mentioned. I am also sorry that the discount provided...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$308 - US$1,272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 61
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    • Cape Elizabeth
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    • Inn By The Sea Hotel Cape Elizabeth
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    HughUS
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from JeannieSM | Reviewed this property |
    If you are staying at the Inn by the Sea, you are in a great place to swim because the resort is right next to Crescent Beach State Park, and it is only a short walk down a boardwalk from the resort. When you arrive at the... More
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Fran L | Reviewed this property |
    Portland for excellent restaurants, very good small art museum, harbor cruise. Fort William for view, hiking and lighthouse
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    Response from Christopher T | Reviewed this property |
    Two Lights (the park, not just the lighthouse), Fort Williams, ferry to Peaks Island, Old Port, Prout's Neck, and of course Crescent Beach. All easy walking and beautiful. Tons of good food starting with Sea Glass at Inn by... More
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    Room Tips
    "Our suite facing the pool was excellent. All the rooms seem well positioned."
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    "We were in room 501 which was close to where the trucks come in for deliveries and trash early in the morning."
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    "The fourth floor was pretty quiet."
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    "While the main building is excellent (we stayed one night), the new suites are beyond belief. We enjoyed..."
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