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Fort Knox Inn

2.0 of 5
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64 Main Street, Bucksport, ME 04416
Fort Knox Inn
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Bucksport
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love staying here! The staff is always very friendly, the rooms are always clean and the view is wonderful! We like to eat across the street and it's a wonderful place to take a walk. This is where we always stay when in this area.

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Thank you CFogg! Thank you for your repeat business and trust! Thank you for your very kind words and for taking the time to review our hotel spreading the word about our wonderful property! I have been all over the world with the military and seen some pretty neat places, but I could not agree with you more...that Bucksport is... More 

Tewksbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Fort Knox Inn is always a pleasant experience. The ladies at the front desk are very friendly. The rooms are bright, cheery and ALWAYS clean. Maine is home and so is Fort Knox Inn. :):)

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Dear 159juliap! Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so very glad you feel that way, as , although it ia a hotel, we want people to have a "bed and breakfast " feel! We WANT you to feel like family and reviews like yours let me know we are achieving this! We... More 

Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I stayed here on a business trip working overnights. My room was clean, warm and comfortable. The bed was cozy and the view was amazing. I stayed during the winter season so there weren't many people there and it was very quiet. The woman that ran the front desk was very kind and accommodating for the 2 weeks I was... More 

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Thank you girlsweekendMaine! We greatly appreciate your feedback and the very kind words regarding our property and your stay here! The winter months are very slow in Bucksport, however, as you noted, this does not diminish the fantastic view, the wonderful staff and kindness you receive with us! Many thanks for your business and we will look forward to serving... More 

Millbury, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

A bunch of history here... Still well kept, with an awesome view of the Penobscot bay, great for family and kids. Little pricy, but still worthed. Include a visit at the nearby observatory tower on the new bridge

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks, Fabrizio B for taking the time and effort to be a part of our review process. Thanks too for the kind words! You are right, we DO have the ONLY incredible view of ANY hotel in Bucksport! Our view rivals ANY of the hotels in Bar Harbor at a fraction of the price! You are right! MANY things... More 

Littleton, New Hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We needed a place to stay after we attended a concert in Bangor. I waited too long to book a hotel and Fort Knox Inn was what was available. We were pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness of the hotel, location and friendly staff.

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks "I'm Always Right" for your time and kind words in reviewing our hotel! We look forward to serving you again whenever you are in our area! More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Booked here when prices in Bar Harbor were at their seasonal highest. We were very pleased with the hotel and the staff. Although a continental breakfast is included we chose to have a full breakfast just steps away at Harbor View Cafe. The food was great!

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Hi Diane R! Thanks so much for taking the time and effort to review our hotel. We are so glad you found what we know! We are the best kept secret for visiting the coast! Isn't our town great? Bucksport is a terrific little town and our property offers splendid views right out your window, at a fraction of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We liked having breakfast at the table by the window with comfortable rolling chairs. Room was promptly made up every day. Big soft towels and shower water always hot even when the hotel was fully booked. Walked the river walk everyday that runs right next to the inn. The location was central to all the places we wanted to visit.... More 

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Hello Glasswork and thanks so much for choosing us! It is very kind of you to take the time to review our property! Thanks! It is SO pleasing to hear all of the things we strive hard to do to be so succinctly written by a guest who experienced such a great time, room and service for a 10 day... More 

Minden ON
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94 reviews 94 reviews
26 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Monday 25 Aug - 2 couples on a motorcycle trip- This is an older Inn, but very well maintained and the rates were very reasonable. Friendly helpful staff. Our rooms overlooked the river, which is very picturesque. Went for a stroll along the path following the shore. It's saddening to see the number of empty storefronts on the main drag.... More 

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Hi Mike D and thanks so much for reviewing our property. We know your time is valuable and it is greatly appreciated. We do take great pride in our hotel and are constantly working to make things even more updated and beautiful. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the many compliments. There are a number... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

When we pulled into the lot I wasn't sure if this would be where we wanted to stay. The room had the look of grandmas place. It was clean and everyone was nice and gave you ideas on places to eat. You get to go up top of Penobscot Bridge what a view, tour Fort Knox. What makes this the... More 

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Hi Barb D! Thank you for choosing us, for your business and trust and for taking the time to write a review about your experience here! I am not sure I can say it any better! We are a great property sitting ON the water with SPLENDID views and access to the water in a beautiful and fun coastal town... More 

Guilford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Love the Inn, rooms were perfect size, center of town, very nice, next time I will stay there again. Walk down the path on the river if you can, go to the book store across the street, The people who work there speak with the best Maine accents

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TDarling_GM, Owner at Fort Knox Inn, responded to this review

Mr. Carter, Thank you so very much for taking the time to review our property and we thank you for choosing us! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we agree...the rooms, the staff, the location and the view are spectacular...there really isn't really another choice that even comes close! We appreciate your business and we will... More 

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