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Birchwood Motel

530 Belfast Road (Route 1), Camden, ME 04843
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Birchwood Motel
Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Camden
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Camden is a cosmopolitan oasis on the Maine coast, filled with white people with money. But staying at the Birchwood takes any pretension right out of the visit and makes it more fulfilling than you could have imagined. If your goal is to burnish your posh cred, spend three times as much elsewhere. But if you want a great room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just spent 3 wonderful days and nights in Camden, the jewel of mid-coast Maine. My trip was enhanced by my restful nights in the comfort of my room at the Birchwood Motel. The room was recently renovated, from the furniture to the bed with cozy, new bed linens, to new bathroom fixtures. It was spotless! Breakfast was a perfect... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well appointed motel just outside of Camden, lovely view over Penobscot bay, pleasant covered veranda with chairs outside room, organic vegetable garden , chickens, forest behind adjacent to state park. Rooms and bathroom immaculate, with good cross ventilation. Unexpected light breakfast of fresh fruit and home baking with coffee, serve yourself, and enjoy patio with morning sun. We liked it... More

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New England
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17 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just spent 2 relaxing nights at the Birchwood and were very pleased with our king room. Everything was spotless and the mattress was very comfortable to sleep on. And so many pillows! That was nice! Solar heated water was plentiful and the front porch offered a lovely view of Penobscot Bay. The property is very quiet (their check-in ends... More

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Westport, Connecticut
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We spent a terrific weekend here over the summer, and couldn't have been happier. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the location convenient, the grounds lovely, even the view is gorgeous. Jenny and Eric are fantastic hosts, always helpful and passionate about their mission and location. And the price is incredibly reasonable for the area, a real find. A perfect... More

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Rockford, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

What a delightful surprise! The water is heated by solar energy and the sheets are dried in the sun for that wonderful fresher than fresh smell. The room was immaculate, the bed very comfy, lovely soft colors in the quilt and blanket. Breakfast with fresh homemade muffins and scones, fresh fruit and juice was just right. Jenny was very helpful,... More

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Highland Ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We were pleasantly surprised with our stay at the Birchwood Motel. Our rooms were very clean with nice décor...perfect for our 4 night stay there. We enjoyed having our homemade continental breakfast each morning with fresh organic muffins and scones, fresh fruit, coffee and tea. We had a great time meeting others. Jenny, the owner was so helpful by giving... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We had a lovely three days, using Birchwood Motel as our base to explore Maine. The host, Jenny, could not have been more welcoming, gave us some great tips on where to go and where to eat etc. She was very generous with her time and also laid on coffee and home baked scones for breakfast time snacks*. For the... More

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We stayed at the Birchwood Motel in September and were very very pleased. Location is good, just a little ways out of Camden. The setting is peaceful and we just wish we had more time to sit on the porch and view the ocean. Beds & pillows were great. Cute comforter. Pergo floor looked great and everything was very clean.... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

We ended up in this Motel unexpectedly, having had an unfortunate experience with a double booking in a B & B in Rockland. It was an evening in mid August, which is NOT a good time to be looking for a vacancy in Maine! I found this Motel in our AAA book & called them &, fortunately, they were able... More

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Address: 530 Belfast Road (Route 1), Camden, ME 04843
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Camden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Birchwood Hotel Camden
Birchwood Motel Camden, Maine

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A cute, clean motel with lovely views of the bay from every room. Birchwood Motel is owned and operated by a local family, and is known as Camden's Best Value for our comfortable rooms at a terrific price. And yes, we are physically located on Rt. 1 in Camden! Just 2.5 miles north of the downtown harbor district. Offering a variety of lodging options: standard motel rooms, deluxe rooms, cottage and vacation rentals. Light continental breakfast offered each morning in our spacious reception. ... more   less 
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