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Tugboat Inn

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80 Commercial Street, PO Box 267, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were traveling with a support animal and were limited to a certain building. The other buildings were over the harbor more, but also above the bar/restaurant, so we were happy with our room. It was clean and tasteful. The restaurant was odd. The server either was really busy or just not super on spot. We managed to order drinks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The view from our 2nd floor room was great. We stayed here 2 nights and found the rooms to be comfortable. We did stay right above the lounge and had no issues with noise although we had the fan running which probably helped a little. The food in the restaurant was good and we could walk to many shops and... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had made reservations for a Third floor King facing the water and upon arrival was told that some how there had been a mistake and we were upgraded to the Crow's Nest Suite. what a great room and great treatment from the management. after dinner we went to the lounge which had without doubt the best piano entertainer we... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We spent our last evening in Maine in Boothbay at the Tugboat inn. It was a rainy evening so we did not have the opportunity to relax in the chairs in front of our room. Our room was on a wing the is built on a pier and there was a noticeable tilt toward from front to back. There was... More 

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Mount Dora, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room 127 is one of two rooms on the 2nd floor overlooking Boothbay Harbor. Though the rooms are small and quaint the grand vista and large deck space surrounding the room more than make up for any inconvenience in size. It was a short walk to every point in Boothbay Harbor including some amazing restaurants.

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in Boothbay Harbor. The best part of the Tugboat Inn was the restaurant. The room was small and not very clean. The bed was nice and the location on the waterfront near shops and other restaurants was nice. The front desk person was not friendly or helpful. Do not get a room near the lounge... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped into the TugBoat on a busy summer day without a reservation to see if they had a pet friendly room for the night. Unfortunately they were sold out for the night, however, Crystal at the front desk was amazing and helped us find us a pet friendly room right down the road that we were really happy with.... More 

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time to this hotel and Boothbay harbor. This hotel was great. Excellent location, good parking, pleasant staff, clean rooms, comfortable beds and a hot tub available anytime! Ask for room 426 as it has the best view, it is large and has one of the few covered balconies overlooking the harbor.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Tugboat Inn. My room was super clean, and the bed was quite comfortable. The staff were pleasant and helpful. The restaurant has great views and great food, with excellent staff as well. No complaints whatsoever. Hope to return in the future.

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Milton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked very last minute for this trip and were booked at another hotel (a sister property to the Tugboat Inn). When we asked to switch to the Tugboat, there was availability and the room was on the second floor overlooking Boothbay Harbor. It was so great to go out on the shared balcony to take in the views both... More 

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