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Tidewater Motel

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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible0%
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“lobster boats”(10 reviews)
“owner phil”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
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All reviewslobster boatsowner philrushing watertrue mainethe crow's nestreception areafirst floora special placeone night staylobster rollprivate balconya great place to stayshort walk from the ferrytidewaterdeckkeypreserve
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Room #9 was our home for three glorious days in Vinalhaven and the memory of our stay there will be long lasting. With a very comfortable queen bed, a sleep sofa and a full kitchen the room was perfect for us. But the best feature...More

Thank Bob D
Response from Tidewater04863, Owner at Tidewater MotelResponded 26 July 2016

Thank you for that wonderful review. It's delightful to know you enjoyed us as much as we enjoyed you.

Reviewed 12 July 2016

The Tidewater is as Down East Maine as it gets. Clean, charming in a quirky sort of way, phenomenal views from the room, a little dated here and there, superb bedding, plenty of hot water, and a great and accommodating host. Phil Crossman was wonderful...More

2  Thank PhDRN
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Enjoyed a unique experience on a fast running tide flowing right under the motel. Room was nice, but nothing fancy. Mattress was pretty bad, but didn't stay here for luxury, stayed for the experience! Tide really runs out fast and comes in quiet. Great views/photos...More

1  Thank camshaft32216
Reviewed 20 June 2016

My wife and I decided to sail to Vinalhaven, as our first overnight glamping trip. The Tidewater Inn was the ideal location, as we had a perfect view of Carver's Harbor to enjoy seeing our daysailer amongst the lobster boats. Centrally located on the island,...More

Thank sdtarteducator
Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 21 June 2016

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return!

Reviewed 17 June 2016

Were this motel by the side of a generic highway I would think it were generic, dated, and a little overpriced. But it is literally built on top of a reversing tidal rapids. We sat on our deck and watched a cormorant repeatedly dive and...More

Thank Martin O
Response from Tidewater04863, Manager at Tidewater MotelResponded 21 June 2016

So glad you had a wonderful time and that Phil was his charming self. We look forward to your return!

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$100 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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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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