We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
You added Harbor House Inn to your Saves list
80 McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Harbor House Inn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Boothbay Harbor
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

196 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (47)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Rhode Island
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We enjoyed the short stopover in Boothbay Harbor in October at the Harbor House. You can appreciate the fine historical detail preserved in the house when you drive from the fire station to the top of McKown St. The ocean views were quite impressive even from the first floor wrap around porch. When Tom helped deliver our luggage to our... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gatineau, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We loved the B&B , where it is located in town, on the hill. It was clean, and welcomming. Tom is a great people person and his wife is a great cook. We had delicious breakfast. Me and my sister just loved our stay there. We recommend it to anybody who goes to Boothbay Harbor. I jusst wished we could... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

First of all the MANY positives. Beautifully situated, well furnished, clean, fresh bed linen, (though lots of dust above head height on TV etc.) comfortable, friendly helpful patrons. NEEDS attention-Good plentiful breakfast though rather clinically presented. In addition entrees such as omelette and French toast could have been prepared individually on demand as there were only a handful of guests... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tomica, Owner at Harbor House Inn, responded to this review

While we always enjoy positive comments, we also take constructive suggestions seriously. While our dogs are extremely well behaved and will stay on the perimeter of the dining room, our guests often invite them in. They enjoy their company, even during breakfast! If we notice that they are not welcome, we immediately remove them. If there was dust on the... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife and I had never been to Maine before, so we had high expectations. The Harbor House Inn has great view of the harbor, is only a short walk from the heart of Boothbay, and was a perfect base for our travels. Tom and Monica are generous and helpful hosts, and helped us make great choices for visiting the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lovettsville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We've been staying in the Boothbay Region at the family place, or a rented cottage, a motel, or a b & b for some 30 years. Heck, in the summer of 1951 I learned to WALK in East Boothbay. It is a special place to us, and it has a special duty to recharge our batteries and our creativity. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wickford, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My wife and I stayed 3 nights over Labor Day weekend (our 2nd time here) while my wife ran the inaugural Boothbay Harbor Half Marathon. As we remembered, the rooms were nicely set up and the breakfasts were excellent. Plenty of parking space even with my big old Expedition. Perfect location for walking around the town. Monica and Tom were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Urbana, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Very comfortable bed. Nice to find a king bed in a b&b. Very spacious room on the third floor. Chair in room. Great Breakfast. Charming innkeepers. Can't say enough about this great place! Some rooms have view of harbor. Definitely would go back!

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Husband and I booked two nights... The only room left was the smallest. Which is fine since we wernt going to be spending much time in it. The Inn... was quaint and the porch was nice. Breakfast each morning was amazing! Great location in the Booth Bay Harbor area. We loved walking into town, lots of shops...Although we didn't realize... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My sister and I visited this inn twice. Once early June 2014 we had to plan a quick trip to Boothbay due to an unexpected death in the family. Tom and Monica were very accommodating considering the last minute reservation and the fact that we needed to bring our dog as well. The pet friendly room is substantially separate with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
18 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Our hosts, Monica and Tom,were welcoming and informative about the area, giving us recommendations, meeting all of our needs. The Inn has a great wrap-around porch and offers great breakfasts in a buffet-type setup. We stayed two days, enjoying the baked French toast, banana muffins, coffee, fresh fruit, then a baked omelette and/or baked oatmeal the next morning with fresh... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Harbor House Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Harbor House Inn

Address: 80 McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Boothbay Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Harbor House Inn Boothbay Harbor, Maine

36 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (30)
Pool/beach area (1)
View from room (2)
Room/suite (4)
Dining (2)
Hotel & grounds (7)
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (6)
Room/suite (2)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay