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Bangor, Maine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place. Staff is superb. Room was very nice (same one as previous trip). Third floor, no elevator, but easily navigated. Continental breakfast included. Where this was Hallowe'en weekend, the lobby was all decorated. A very short distance to the middle of town. Highly recommend it!

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West Seneca, New York
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed 2 nights at the Gifford House Inn recently. Upon check in, the Inn had the wrong room reserved for us. However, when I pointed this out, they did accommodate us quite graciously. When making reservations, I asked for a non-smoking room. I was told "mostly all the premise is non-smoking." When we got to the room we had...

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Bingley
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

It's a shame to downgrade this place as other than the fact that the onsite nightclub (The Club Purgatory) bangs out music until 1am every day, it's charming. Old style charm, fantastic location and parking out front make this a great venue...if you want banging music until 1am. Perhaps should make this more prominent online where I saw little if...

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I have been going to the Gifford House Inn for many years -- since the 1970s. It has been a good standby for availability when other places are full or are too expensive. It's still, comparatively speaking, "affordable" compared with lots of other choices -- and the location is great, with parking. This past time I got the worst room...

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1Thank JimLovesP-Town
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Recently stayed at the Gifford House Inn and loved it. The room and whole hotel was super clean. Staff is so friendly, always smiling and cheerful , even first thing in the Morning. Such a great price on the room compared to other hotels in the area. I loved all of the options for nighttime entertainment too, beautiful singing by...

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Thank 431nicolash
Bangor, Maine
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Had not stayed here before, however, I stayed here during the Hallowe'n weekend. A great place and reasonably priced. Had breakfast in the restaurant, it was soooo good, I didn't care if I ate the rest of the day! Plenty of activities on site. Staff was superb! Thanks for a great time!

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1Thank MaineGuyBangorArea
Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

The staff was very attentive. They answered all my questions. They were very friendly, always smiling. Their professionalism was top notch. The room was clean with all the necessities. A comfortable bed to boot. Lol. Thanks everyone! I had a blast

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Westbrook, Connecticut
Reviewed 22 October 2015

My wife and I stayed here for one night over Columbus day weekend. It is located on Bradford and provides nice and easy parking. We got a good rate for a night stay there. The front desk staff was very helpful and kind. The downfall which they do a good job letting you know before you book is there is...

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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

This is a reasonable no frills cleanly pleasant historic Inn. My only caution is they have a club in the basement that's noisy until 1 am. You just need to get in after 1. I've stayed here in the past and will again. The staff is friendly and the location great.

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Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The location of Gifford House was excellent – Commerce street is just down the slight hill, the harbor is a short walk, as is the jetty. There is free and convenient parking. The breakfast leaves much to be desired.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Gifford House Inn

Address: 9 Carver St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2111
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Provincetown
Price Range: $111 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“Good breeze in Room 12, but it is a 3rd floor walk up.”
 of 5 bubbles StormyDaze0929, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid Room #8, or any "interior" rooms if you can. A bar in the basement plays music 10 PM to 1 AM, but that's okay for me.”
 of 5 bubbles JimLovesP-Town, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 Has fantastic views of the water”
 of 5 bubbles 431nicolash, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get away room as far away from the dance club as possible”
 of 5 bubbles MikeP607, 22 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Pick 2nd floor to avoid extra stairs; the "bay view" costs extra & isn't a true bay-view window”
 of 5 bubbles Texasfruit, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
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