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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 16 October 2013

The Tipsy Butler owner manages every day to astonish us with her enormous and delicious breakfasts. She is also attentive to all needs and the rooms in this mid-19th century Greek Revival house are luxurious and comfortable. i encourage all to stay here

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1Thank Susan W
Orrington, Maine
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Sarah greeted us warmly when we arrived. She then told us she'd like to upgrade our room. Goodness. Everything was just about as perfect as it could be--we relaxed and felt at home right away, the room was heavenly, the food was excellent, the location was fabulous and we could easily walk to town and to wonderful restaurants. Such amazing...

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2Thank Audrey S
Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Very charming & inviting bedroom. Clean, well decorated & each room is lovely with it's own personality. All that you need for a comfortable stay. Enjoyed Sarah & all our conversations. She works very hard to make you feel right "at home!" Loved Damariscotta! Exterior does need improved "curb appeal" but The Tipsy Butler is a fine place to stay....

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Thank Cheryl A
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Everything a B&B should be. Oh, I just loved this place! It started when I was terribly lost and late on arrival night. Somewhere up (down?) the coast of Maine, I got a phone call from a warm English-accented mother hen wondering if I was alright. In fact, I'd been on the verge of tears, but she talked me in...

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London
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We had a wonderful stay with Sarah at The Tipsy Butler in the autumn. We loved Damariscotta and mid-Maine - both the coast and the woods are absolutely beautiful (see photos) - and hope very much to return. We were fortunate enough to be the only guests staying at the B & B as it was the very end of...

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1Thank CandM88
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 20 January 2013

I've been visiting Newcastle/Damariscotta all of my life. I wish I'd discovered the Tipsy Butler earlier. Sarah is an innkeepers innkeeper. Our family of five "moved in," and Sarah met us at every level of our need. She was warm and friendly with our "children," 19, 21, and 23. She fed us well, with unique and delicious breakfasts. She was...

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1Thank coxcox1
Cornwall, New York
Reviewed 26 November 2012

We have been regular campers in the area, and were looking for a place to stay instead of camping. The Tipsy Butler ended up being a wonderful choice, within short walking distance to Damariscotta, yet away from the hustle and bustle that occurs in town during summer. Sarah was so attentive and helpful, going far beyond what we have experienced...

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1Thank Birog
Xenia, Ohio
Reviewed 13 September 2012

It was a dark and stormy night in Mid-Coast Maine. Lightening was flashing, thunder booming, rain coming down in sheets. The couple drove slowly up the quiet lane seeing the large, old house for the first time. As they noticed the warm, welcoming glow of the light in the windows a movement caught their eye--was it the ghost of legend,...

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1Thank Gary P
Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 September 2012

The Tipsy Butler is in a decent location. The strip of Rt 1 B on the Damariscotta River has everything you need for a decent weekend away. Several decent pubs, kayaking, several bakeries and a small amount of shopping are all within walking distance. Sarah is a great hostess and will definitely do whatever she can to make your stay...

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2Thank Stefan N
Cincinnati
Reviewed 31 August 2012

We stayed here two nights to attend a wedding. Sarah and Tony were an absolute delight to get to know. And, they went out of their way to help us with all our needs including the scrabble set and where to find the old swimming hole. It's hard for us to rate the facility as a B&B since this was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegance & comfort in quintessential Mid-Coast Maine. Our large rooms overlooking Damariscotta Harbor have the extras that ensure a comfortable stay: Great beds, high-end linens, TVs, DVDs, VCRs, an extensive movie library, bottled water, AC, robes, beach towels, tote-bags and more- all this plus turn-down service and a delicious multi-course breakfast. Our living room has nuts to crack, candy jars, jigsaw puzzles, crosswords, board games and books for an afternoon curled up on the sofa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Tipsy Butler Bed and Breakfast

Address: 11 High St, Newcastle, ME 04553-3663
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Newcastle
Price Range: $128 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose the Maid's Room if you have one other person travelling with you because there is a small but charming twin bed single room attached to the Maid's Room with a Jack and Jill bathroom. My husband and I put our teen aged son in there. It was glorious.”
 of 5 bubbles kevinwJ4569NV, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The Cook's room is the smallest but cozy, while the Maid's Room looked gorgeous. Sarah recommended the Butler's Room for our next stay, also spacious (like the Maid's) and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelandJane343, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All of the rooms are comfortable, but the Butler's Room is superb.”
 of 5 bubbles 760judyn, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We were on the second floor, the maid's room, and our daughter was in the scullery room. It was perfect for us.”
 of 5 bubbles vtlover30, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“book early--there are only a few rooms available.”
 of 5 bubbles 598susanw, 16 Oct 2013 | Read review
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