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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I want to move in. There isn't anything about the Waldo Emerson Inn that isn't we'll thought out and yet the details work together to create absolute comfort. Great beds, chairs for reading, and bathrooms with special lavender soap provided for the inn. Public rooms include two sitting rooms with large screen TVs if people have something they want to...

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Placida, Florida
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay here at the wonderful bed and breakfast in Kennebunk,Ma. Our room was Ralph's library which was on the first floor adjacent to the kitchen. It was perfect since I have problems with stairs. Had tea and strawberries when we got back from a visit to Kennebunkport. Then went to dinner at a restaurant our hosts recommended. A...

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Denton, Texas
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Visit started with a nightmare due to expedia. Owner Kathy rather than being helpful and apreciating our problem, became quite irritable. We were put in the Capt Quarter which is NOT a room for a husband and wife. We werent told about the type of room we were going to be put in in addition to having to share a...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

First trip to Kennebunkport- and loved our stay here. Very conveniently located, great rooms, quaint old house steeped in history. The breakfast was great and very enjoyable meeting the other guests over coffee. Would highly recommend it. There was lots to do and explore all day and lots of great restaurants nearby. We stayed for 2 nights which seemed like...

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Chicago
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Nice B&B with lots of history. House was built in 1792 and still has some original door hardware, Aesop's Fables tiles around the fireplace and Indian shutters that have arrow holes. Very comfortable room, (we had the Blue Room), all rooms have private bath, and an in-room tv is available for a $10 charge. Fabulous breakfasts prepared by our hosts...

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Litchfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We love this area of Maine and had been looking for a more enjoyable place to stay. We found that and more at the Waldo Emerson Inn. With a great, easy to find location, the inn keepers, John and Kathy, go out of their way to welcome you to their beautiful and charming vintage home. Where one might expect old...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The rooms are small, both bedroom and bathroom. But it was fun to stay in a place where Emerson worked for 10 years. And the homemade breakfast was really good! Just be prepared to eat with the other guests, which we enjoyed! John and Kathy are great

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

The property was charming. The innkeepers helped us plan for our week long stay. They recommended many great places to visit. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. The quietness of the property was very relaxing. We did not watch TV for an entire week!

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New York
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Kennenbunk was super cute! I really enjoyed the lobster rolls and onion rings at The Chowder Host recommended by the host. The Captain's Quarters room has two beds which is a budget option if you're traveling as friends instead of a couple.

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Carmel, California
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was an average b and b experience when we had been expecting more. We were on the first night of a trip to Maine and then onto the maritime provinces of Canada. The room was all right but did not offer any particular charm or those memories we all cherish and seek in smaller establishments. The breakfast was ample...

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waldoe, Owner at Waldo Emerson Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our inn. Our goal is and has been for the past fourteen years to provide our guests with a truly memorable stay. We take pride in retaining the ambiance of times past but experiencing some challenges based on this being a registered historic inn in meeting todays clients. We are indeed a country inn...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waldo Emerson Inn is a colonial style inn listed on the National Register of Historic Places. A restored shipbuilder's manse located next to the Kennebunk river with all the latest amenities including working fireplaces for a relaxing romantic getaway. Let us pamper you with our terrific Dutch breakfast and afternoon tea in the Inn's historic parlor or in the shade of our large oak trees. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waldo Emerson Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 108 Summer Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043-6620
Region: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunk
Price Range: $208 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waldo Emerson Inn Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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