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    Tidewater Motel

    15 Main St, P.O. Box 546, Vinalhaven, ME 04863-3920
    (207) 808-7168
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (12)
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good30%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “lobster boats” (10 reviews)
    “owner phil” (4 reviews)
    “rushing water” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
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    11 - 15 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    We had the best time on our first trip to Vinalhaven, staying at the Tidewater. I recommend the "Crow's Nest" room looking onto the harbor. The staff was very helpful and welcoming (as was everyone on the island!) We will definitely be back.

    Thank jfp330
    Response from Tidewater04863, Front Office Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Thanks so much for this great review! We loved having you stay and look forward to your return!

    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    We rented the Harbormaster suite as there were four of us. It was very roomy and the kitchen was fully stocked. The motel has a unique location over the water and the rushing water sound was soothing with a view that is hard to beat....More

    Thank Mkmk1992
    Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 14 July 2017

    Wonderful news! We look forward to seeing you again!

    Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

    Not a bad little place. We had the room with the loft for kids. Only a few things I noticed. The comforter on the bed was dirty. There was no remote for tv. When we went to get one, the man gave it to us...More

    Thank Heather B
    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    My husband and I stayed for one night, in the Crow's Nest room, and I wish we had stayed another couple of days. If you are planning to visit Vinalhaven, you should read other reviews so you have an idea of what to expect here....More

    6  Thank songbird5212
    Response from Tidewater04863, Owner at Tidewater MotelResponded 5 January 2017

    We were delighted by this thoughtful and honest review and hope to see these folks again. We do have a suite, however. The Harbormaster's Berth is a lovely waterfront suite that can be fully appreciated on our web site.

    Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

    It has been a great experience to be at the Vinalhaven. Nice to stay at Tidewater motel, quiet, comfortable. All you hear is the water and the wind sound. I would visit this place again. I highly recommend it.

    1  Thank Shaukat K
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • Mid Coast Maine >
    • Vinalhaven
    • Also Known As
    • Tidewater Hotel Vinalhaven ,
    • Tidewater Motel Vinalhaven
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (22)
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    Carla C
    13 June 2015|
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    Response from Tidewater04863 | Property representative |
    Rooms 3-8, as well as 14 & 16 are on the ground floor on the waterfront. Rooms 9, 10, & 17 are on the second floor, above the aforementioned rooms. The Aerie & The Crow's Nest are on the third floor, above Room 17. All have... More
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    georgeleb49
    22 May 2015|
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    Response from sacrebleu62 | Reviewed this property |
    In summer, most rooms are $185. Suites higher.
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    "Definitely get a room with deck over the water - but most rooms fall into that category."
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    "I would opt for the harbor side, with a slight preference for the ground floor."
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    "Most relaxing with an expensive deck and awesome view of the harbor"
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    "Read other reviews and choose a room based on your best interest. We enjoyed the Crow's Nest as a couple."
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