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Lake Charles, LA
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We chose Ogunquit as the end of our New England leaf peeping junket. Hartwell House had great reviews, so we thought we'd check it out. The reviews were spot on! Location,location,location! Great for walking to Perkins Cove, Marginal Way, and many restaurants and shops. We stayed in the "Main House", and it was absolutely great. Old world charm, and decorated... More 

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Eric T, General Manager at Hartwell House Inn, responded to this review

What a fun review you've taken the time to write here. Thank you! This is why sharing your experiences is so important - as it was through reviews (similar to the one you left for us), that you actually found us! So many kind things you've said - and we appreciate them all. More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

We loved our stay here. The owners are lucky to have such good and committed inn keepers. They go above and beyond to make sure everyone is enjoying their stay. The breakfast is like eating at a five star restaurant. We are not big fans of B&B's but this one is unique and an exception to the rule for us.... More 

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Eric T, General Manager at Hartwell House Inn, responded to this review

We adore when guests who don't normally visit B&B's stay with us - as we strive to show them the best of what the small Inn experience has to offer! Thank you for mentioning that 'The breakfast is like eating at a five star restaurant.' As you know, our breakfasts are one of the amenities which help to set us... More 

Livonia, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We were traveling down the Maine coast and discovered the Hartwell Inn. Located in a quiet neighborhood only a .7 mile walk to downtown (which is impossible to park at) and about a blocks walk to Perkins Cover ($12 parking charge) and the Marginal Way coast walk, the location couldn't have been more convenient. Our innkeeper Charlene made us feel... More 

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Eric T, General Manager at Hartwell House Inn, responded to this review

We are so blessed with our perfect location at the Hartwell House Inn - and so many of our guests park their cars when they arrive, and stay on foot until they leave. As you mentioned, especially in the busy months, parking in our beautiful little town can be an expensive trial - but our central location alleviates that for... More 

Plainview, New York
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

Beautiful accommodations, decorated with antiques, both the common rooms and each guest room. Lovely grounds. Every room is different. Wonderful breakfasts, custom-made every morning. Loved the blackberry brandy in the room. We stayed at the main building, so breakfast was right downstairs, but the other building is very close by, across the street. Great location, you can walk to everything... More 

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Hawaii
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

Hartwell House on Shore Drive in the cute touristy town of Ogunquit and Perkins Harbor won't disappoint! Charlene and Eric Taubert are perfect Innkeepers for the Hartwell family. Eric cooks breakfast, Charlene bakes amazing treats. They have a spotless and adorable B&B and they couldn't be more cheerful, friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Eric and Charlene, as well as the entire staff welcomed us to this wonderful B&B! Breakfast was excellent- make sure you order the blueberry pancakes. Stacy is great while Natalia added her personality and humor to personalized service. We highly recommend this destination!

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Ogunquit, Maine
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

We recently hosted a wedding at The Hartwell House and couldn't say enough good things about this wonderful inn. The innkeepers, Charlene and Eric, were so helpful and positive and flexible about every one of our requests. They made our guests feel like royalty, catering to their needs and offering up a breakfast that people raved about. When you plan... More 

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

This B&B was an amazing surprise for us. The rooms are elegant, cheerful, and comfortable to be in. All the bedrooms are done differently so look on line. There are details that make this inn exceptional. Some of the details will bring a chuckle or smile as you notice them in the inn. The staff is friendly and always willing... More 

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Jamestown, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

Everything about the Hartwell House was excellent. The rooms were large, well decorated, and spotless (even the private bathroom). The bottle of brandy in the room was an added bonus. The hosts, Charlene & Eric, were friendly and helpful. Eric is a fabulous chef. Breakfast (you got 3 choices) were a real treat. Afternoon tea and refreshments were also provided.... More 

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

My husband I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hartwell House Inn just a stone's-throw away from the waterfront at Perkins Cove. We couldn't ask for more pleasant and joy-filled innkeepers than Eric and Charlene who took great care of us. Our breakfast was delicious, prepared by Eric. The grounds are beautiful and our king-sized four-poster bed extra-comfortable. We will... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hartwell House Inn invites you to enter a world of tranquility and classic elegance. Our air conditioned rooms, suites and studios are furnished with early American and English waxed pine antiques. Some rooms have decks, kitchenettes and/or separate sitting rooms...Ideal for weekly vacation rentals. All of our accommodations have flat-screen televisions. As part of making your stay an enjoyable experience, we serve a bountiful breakfast that is entirely homemade and prepared fresh daily, as is our afternoon tea and sweets. The Hartwell House is surrounded by an expansive acre of lawn with a lily pond framed with gardens. The Inn is only steps from the picturesque Perkins Cove harbor, the quaint village center and the Marginal Way, a winding footpath that traverses along the rocky edge of southern Maine's Atlantic coast. A beautiful 3-1/2 mile pristine white sandy beach is less than a mile away which is accessible by either walking or utilizing the trollies that stop near the Inn every 15 minutes. Our staff functions as a solid team and our goal is to exceed your expectations and make your stay a memorable experience. Our conference and function center offers conference rooms accommodating up to 14 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hartwell House Inn

Address: 312 Shore Road, Ogunquit, ME 03907
Region: United States > Maine > Ogunquit
Price Range: $265 - $373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hartwell House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“I do not think there is bad room in the place, ... just get there.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelgY9964LQ, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a kitchenette. One has a huge Jacuzzi tub. Some have a king bed others have Queen. All rooms are impeccably decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles Burlingtonmom, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Perfectly located near shops, restaurants and the marginal way.”
 of 5 bubbles audtiernan, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper House rooms are more quiet - lower house rooms do have access to the amazing gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles kdc524, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose the Executive Suite. Very spacious and comfortable!”
 of 5 bubbles 427maryo, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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