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Blue Heron Seaside Inn

65 Townsend Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
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Blue Heron Seaside Inn
Ranked #10 of 16 Boothbay Harbor B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fayetteville, AR
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived in Booth Bay after a long day on the road. Tired we decided on the Blue Heron as it was close to where I stopped the car. It's on the main drag of Booth Bay, on the water. It's a bigger B&B with probably 10 rooms or so. The room we stayed in faced the bay and was... More

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Geneva, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Trust us, this inn is the best in Boothbay. We're pretty particular about where we stay and the Blue Heron met all our expectations and more. The owners and staff go out of their way to make sure everything is ready for your stay and they check back with you each day. The rooms are in immaculate condition, clean, freshly... More

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Pine Beach
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here a Thursday thru Monday. July 11th was our one year wedding anniversary. Phil, Laura and Alice made this vacation very special. From the cleanliness, to the friendliness of the 3 of them, to the location, the privacy (we stayed in Room 2), I can't emphasize enough that it was one of our best vacations.... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were looking for something quaint for a quick overnight visit while in the area. He located Blue Heron and discovered there was a 2-night minimum stay. He contacted the owners and they were gracious to let us stay just 1 night. The place was just perfect!! Laura & Phil, the owners, along with Alice, their helper,... More

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Burlington, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we generally stay in Boothbay Harbor over the 4th of July, we decided to try a beautiful Bed and Breakfast we have always walked by near the downtown area. We were in luck, as they had a room. It was even better than we had anticipated. Stunning views, comfortable bed and incredible breakfasts, this B&B exceeded all of our... More

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in an old people's home? Then this is the place for you. Horrible, musty smell in the rooms. Flower patterns everywhere. Extremely unfriendly staff. The only good thing about Boothbay is the Lobster Dock on the other side of the bridge. Otherwise, please avoid. If they were a little... More

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MaineSeabreeze, Owner at Blue Heron Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Blue Heron Seaside Inn for your recent visit to Boothbay Harbor. It's unfortunate that upon your arrival of your two day reservation you had the news to leave a day early to meet friends out of the area. We do our best, but when we're unable to fill last minute cancellations for reservations made well in... More

Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently returned from our week long stay at the Blue Heron and we absolutely loved it! The room that we stayed in (#4) was clean, spacious, and well decorated with a great view and comfortable bed. My husband loved the recliner as well. Breakfast was always a highlight and the food was wonderful. Our hosts Phil and Laura were... More

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MaineSeabreeze, Owner at Blue Heron Seaside Inn, responded to this review

We enjoyed sharing stories with you! Thank you for sharing your comments. Have a great year and, happy future travels! More

Virginia Beach, Virginia, Usa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Lovely, well -appointed B & B located right on Boothbay Harbor and very short walk to the village, shops, restaurants and attractions. Owners, Laura and Phil, are delightful, accommodating and knowledgeable, both being from there or nearby. My husband particularly enjoyed conversation with Phil and our bed(Room 6) was so comfy! We will definitely recommend the Blue Heron!

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MaineSeabreeze, Owner at Blue Heron Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Blue Heron Seaside Inn. We appreciate your kind words, and are happy to know we met your expectations. It was our pleasure meeting you. Happy future travels! More

Exeter, New Hampshire
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We have stayed at several Inns and Hotels from around the world and find The Blue Heron Seaside Inn a hidden jewel. We found that the rooms were spotless and very tastefully decorated. We had plenty of room for our personal belongings in the closets, and bureaus. And our room #3 had a very spacious bathroom to include a hairdryer,... More

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MaineSeabreeze, Owner at Blue Heron Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay at Blue Heron Seaside Inn. Our greatest pleasure is welcoming our guests who return year after year. We look forward to seeing you again this summer! More

Northeast
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
38 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We have a lot of experience with high level inns and B&Bs, and also with lesser ones. This was one of the lesser. We stayed 3 nights, and will not be back. While our bedroom was well appointed, it did not have a dresser, but rather a fragile antique cabinet and a small closet for our belongings. The closet also... More

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MaineSeabreeze, Owner at Blue Heron Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Blue Heron Seaside inn for your October visit to Boothbay Harbor. We are happy to know you found your room well appointed, clean and conveniently located to town. Although you felt the inn was 'comfortable', we regret you were not completely satisfied with your stay. Perhaps it was overlooked at your welcome briefing to explain all... More

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Address: 65 Townsend Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Boothbay Harbor
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