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Five Gables Inn

107 Murray Hill Road, PO Box 335, East Boothbay, ME 04544
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Pell City, Alabama
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 4th year to visit the Five Gables Inn. I just can't imagine a vacation that doesn't include this wonderfully quaint B & B. The setting is beautiful. The inn itself is so special...and the innkeepers are wonderful. In their second year as innkeepers, Susan and Steve have continued the tradition that keeps folks returning year after year.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was, I believe, our 17th year at Five Gables Inn and the second under Susan and Steve's ownership. Last year, their first, they were feeling their way, especially with those of us regulars with expectations formed over years of enjoyable stays, and we were apprehensive that change wouldn't necessarily be for the better. Well this year Susan and Steve... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We had room 7 on the 2nd floor at the Five Gables Inn. The lovely room had a view of the bay and a fireplace. The lovely ensuite bathroom was clean and comfortable. We enjoyed rocking on the porch in the evening and had our breakfast out there in the morning. The breakfast was delicious (especially the fritatta). The owners... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Arrived at the B&B just at dusk and were greeted with tea service and homemade cookies. Steve and Susan were delightful and attentive hosts for our group (three couples) and immediately offered advice and assistance in getting reservations for that evening to ensure a group of our size could be accommodated at one of the recommended local eateries (which turned... More

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Lakewood, Colorado
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We've stayed in many B & Bs over the years and finding another one that we absolutely love is a big plus for us. The Five Gables Inn is clean, the buffet breakfast is truly delicious and the innkeepers are nice people. We had 3 of us in our party so we had the only room with an extra twin... More

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St. Helena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Despite the challenge our GPS provided, we eventually found our way to "end of the road" spot where this handsome B & B sits perched overlooking E. Boothbay Harbor. If you want scenic and romantic, this could be your cup of tea. The rooms are smallish with little space to spread out if you're there for a long term stay,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

It's a little out of the way from the touristy parts but I quite liked this inn. We had room number 9. It was small but cosy and sweet. I believe it is the only room with a diamond shaped window. I remember we slept well there. Breakfast was the best part, the B&B owners were very thoughtful on what... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The Five Gables Inn is beautiful, friendly, has sweeping, spectacular views of East Boothbay Harbor, and a delicious hot breakfast. What makes this place really special is Susan & Steve Plau--no other B&B comes with these two wonderful innkeepers.

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Fallston, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The Five Gables Inn with Susan and Steven is truly the best place to stay in the Boothbay Region. My husband and I, with another couple just finished our second visit to this lovely B&B.The innkeepers are so personable you feel like you are home. The entire inn is beautifully clean and inviting. The breakfast is superb, always delicious. Susan... More

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Southborough, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We chose the Five Gables Inn from the internet, basically because it looked nice and had availability during our vacation time. We were not disappointed. The rooms, the view, the food and the proprietors were all wonderful. We couldn't have been more pleased with our choice and plan to return.

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Address: 107 Murray Hill Road, PO Box 335, East Boothbay, ME 04544
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > East Boothbay
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Number of rooms: 16
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