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The Grand Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Not impressed- wouldn't go back. Comfy beds, great location, nice balcony with chairs and table - For a high end boutique hotel the warmth and friendliness of the front desk and management left a lot to be desired, tidy up of room was just ok - basically just ok

Thank Kenwyn L
West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 January 2017

From start to finish our experience was amazing! We took this trip on a whim (NYE weekend!) and upon reservation, I emailed the hotel looking for help finding a reservation for dinner. They easily set us up with a fantastic dinner! Our room was spotless and very spacious, it really felt luxurious! The bathroom was so nice and the amenities...

Thank anp0055
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Holly P, General Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

anp0055, Thank you for your review. New Year's Eve is such a fun time in Kennebunkport! I am delighted that we were able to assist you with dinner reservations on short notice. Guests love our spacious rooms, bathrobes and heated bathroom floors. We hope you visit us again very soon.

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Clean spacious king room with view overlooking town and Kennebunk River. Bed was amazingly comfortable. Large bathroom with heated floors. Located in the middle of town so you can walk to shops and restaurants. Friendly and helpful staff recommended an amazing restaurant and helped us secure a last minute dinner reservation on a Friday evening for a party of 8....

Thank debby h
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings debby h, We are very happy to hear you had such a great time at the Grand. The location cannot be beat as we are a short walk to all the amazing shops and restaurants in Dock Square. We strive to give each guest the most memorable stay possible and we are glad we were able to do that...

Lebanon, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had no idea what up expect. For the price, we didn't expect much. The room was huge and absolutely gorgeous! They met the requests we made upon booking. Every detail I would expect in a hotel was there. Comfortable and beautiful!!

Thank Amy P
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Amy P, Thank you for taking the time to give such a nice review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your time with us so much. We hope to have you as our guest next time your travels bring you to the area. Kind Regards, Tom | Front Office Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just left our 1 night stay at the Grand Hotel in Kennebunk and it was everything we expected and more! Everything about this place was perfect. Beautiful coastal Maine decor, right in the middle of town so it's convenient to everything, tons of shops and restaurants right at your doorstep, the room is immaculate, the heated travertine floors in...

Thank sascott114
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings sascott114, We are excited to hear you had such a great time with us. The Kennebunks are a great little town with so many things to enjoy. We cant wait to have you back so you can experience more of the area! Kind regards, Tom | Front Office Manager

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

STAYING AT THE GRAND is the perfect New England experience. Beautiful rooms, the friendliest staff and located right in the middle of everything that is the Kennebunks! It strikes the perfect balance that transforms our hectic lives back too a peaceful state. We love it so much that we are building a house right down the street. Our only regret...

1Thank Bri K
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Bri K, We are happy to welcome you to the area as a new Kennebunk resident. We are glad you chose us while you were visiting the area and we look forward to hosting your family & friends as they come visit you. Thank you for the kind words and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stays...

Cranston, Rhode Island
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This was our 5th stay at the Grand in one of the suites. We can't say enough about the venue and staff. OUTSTANDING. We are heading back this week for our annual April visit. Looking forward to another fantastic stay.

Thank Joel L
Holly P, General Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Joel L, We look forward to welcoming you back! It is always a pleasure to see our return guests each year. I hope this stay is just as wonderful as all of your others. See you soon! Holly White General Manager The Grand Hotel

Libertyville, Illinois
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This hotel was NEW, clean, close to town and a convenient pub right across the street. We enjoyed this hotel very much and I would return. They were so kind after our stay even when I wanted to order wallpaper for a remodel back home and they sourced it for me upon inquiry. Natural light in the room, bathroom lovely,...

Thank Nicole M
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings Nicole M, We are happy to see you enjoyed our hotel and decor so much. Our design team did a great job making sure everything was done just right. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the future!

Hope, Maine
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Grand Hotel in Kennebunk this past weekend. The room was very nice, the bed was really comfortable. The service there was outstanding. From check-in to check-out I was very pleased with our stay there and would highly recommend it to others!

Thank marston28
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you marston28, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay so much with us. You are among the many people who love our mattresses as we want to make sure all our guests get a great nights sleep. Thank you for the recommendation and we hope to have you back as our guest! Kind regards, Tom | Front...

Wrentham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very nice hotel, great location for walking downtown, great size rooms, well decorated, nice amenities, very helpful and nice staff. Nothing not to like about this hotel, especially with the winter rates. Highly recommend, so glad we found the good reviews on TA vs spending much more on some of the nearby inns etc. Nice perks for Davids KPT restaurant...

Thank PHG2008
BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings PHG2008, We are so glad to hear you had such a great time at our hotel. We are very lucky to have such a great location to share with our guests. David's is a great restaurant and being in the same ownership group gives us the ability to give out such perks! We are glad you were able to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The latest addition to the Kennebunkport Resort Collection of luxury Kennebunkport accommodations, the Grand Hotel sits prominently on Chase Hill, with some guestrooms offering views of the Kennebunk River and bustling Dock Square. Featuring classic New England architecture and elegantly appointed rooms, the Grand Hotel is the perfect spot to enjoy your Kennebunkport, Maine vacation. With an onsite art gallery, you can indulge yourself in artistic delights. Our boutique hotel on the edge of Kennebunkport has something for everyone! Steps away from the Grand, you'll find exceptional restaurants, diverse art galleries, and charming boutiques. Kennebunkport also offers several beautiful beaches, perfect for soaking up some rays, shell seeking or a family day at the beach. Paddle a kayak and check out the River, or explore Maine's coast. Hop on a bike or scooter and explore Kennebunkport's winding back roads, or enjoy one of our scenic tours on a classic schooner, lobster boat or whale watch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grand Hotel

Address: 1 Chase Hill Rd, Lower Village, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7666
Region: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunk
Price Range: $232 - $571 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Grand Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“there is no bad room. we have literally stayed in almost everyone one. they are all great!”
BriK_11, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the second floor with an open balcony, would think it's a great room when the weather is nice.”
PHG2008, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best room for view and quiet is the 3rd floor.”
merillync, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room with a balcony”
KentishSailor, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great!”
  • Gorgeous shower room
  • View from our room
  • Our beautiful bedroom!
Trigsby, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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