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Inn By the Sea

40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the nicest places to stay!! My husband and I recommend the Inn to everyone. It's super clean, the staff is amazing, and everything is absolutely beautiful! The view from any room is awesome! You feel right at home here.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here 3 nights this week with our dog. The hotel is just lovely. We had a garden room with a view of the ocean. The staff is wonderful, so friendly, and willing to help. We always travel with our dog and have stayed in many pet friendly hotels but always felt stressed and restricted for one reason or... More

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife & I choose this place because of there friendly pet policy. We were completely happy with front desk in greeting us and our dogs. We have two Akitas and our dogs loved the staff and the beach. This is the place to go with your dogs and family!

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Waterbury, Vermont, United States
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place to spend a few nights with your family and your dog. We ate all our meals in the lounge surrounded by really nice people and their well behaved dogs. We even brought our dog down to the bar: he was admired while we enjoyed the bar. Just a short walk from the beach where your dog can run... More

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

M y wife and I spent several days here with our dogs. Everything was absolutely excellent. Well appointed rooms, comfortable sleeping arrangements, great food, and best of all pet friendly! They will arrange dog sitting, have special meals for pets etc. We liked it so much that we are going back in August.

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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place for us when it comes to all of us - including our pup - being spoiled and made to fee special. The staff, cleanliness, location, rooms - are just splendid. The staff are so very attentive. We will be back!

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Hamden, Connecticut
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My best friend & I spent the weekend. It is a truly beautiful place, both in and out. We stayed in a garden suite, which was great. We each took turns sleeping in the bedroom. One issue we had was that the mattress in the bedroom was not very comfortable. Actually, the sofa bed in the main living area (which... More

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Ipswich MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend a weekend with my girlfriends. Enjoyed a sunny Spring day after this brutal winter, which made the stay even nicer. We stayed in a Garden Suite with direct accesss to the outdoors. Beautiful crescent beach within a 5 minute walk from hotel. Very lovely landscaping, including a large fire pit and outdoor pool. Our suite was lovely - enjoyed... More

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While driving the back roads to get to the inn we questioned what could be so special about this place that people would go off the beaten path to stay there. We soon found out why. Beautifully appointed rooms, great bed, gas burning fireplace, ocean views, VERY quiet (we were next to the elevator and heard no noise in our... More

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IBTSDOSM, Director of Sales at Inn By the Sea, responded to this review

Dear 2havtrav4, Thank you for your recent review of Inn by the Sea and thank you for your wonderful comments in regards to our location, accommodations, Sea Glass dining experience and most of all our warm and friendly staff! We appreciate you taking the time to share and look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn by the Sea... More

Clemson, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got married here in 2010 and stayed at the Inn by the Sea. The weather was horrible (to be expected in October), but the amenities were amazing. We got dual massages and loved the atmosphere in the bar each night. Everyone we met celebrated with us upon hearing we had just gotten married. What a beautiful town and a... More

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IBTSDOSM, Director of Sales at Inn By the Sea, responded to this review

Dear ebwalker, Thank you for your 2010 review of Inn by the Sea and of course thank you for including us in one of the most special days in your lives as we were quite honored to be a part of it. We hope you will return for a visit to the Inn sometime in the near future! Richard Carroll,... More

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Also Known As:
Inn By The Sea Hotel
Inn By The Sea Hotel Cape Elizabeth
Inn By The Sea Maine/Cape Elizabeth
Address: 40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107
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Location: United States > Maine > Cape Elizabeth
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Elizabeth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
After a multi million dollar renovation the eco luxury Inn by the Sea is Maine's premier beach destination. Located on a mile of unspoiled beach guests enjoy intimate dining in the ocean view Sea Glass celebrating Maine fare, relax in the spa or fireplace lounge. Spacious redesigned suites, rooms & cottages w oversized bathrooms, or full kitchens, or fireplaces. Child & Pet friendly! 5 acre indigenous garden,pool, bocce, fire pit, golf nearby. 10 mins to Portland. ... more   less 
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