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The Colony on Frenchman's Bay

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   # 20 rr3, Hulls Cove, ME
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Santa Clarita, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a night on a whim while touring New England, mostly due to it's location right on the bay. The manager was quite pleasant and pretty up from about the rooms being "rustic". They really are a throwback to places I stayed in the 60's and 70's but everything was quite functional. The attraction though is they... More 

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Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Older facility but clean and comfortable. Good location. We discovered that we had forgotten an item in our room after we got home. I called and requested the clerk send it to us at our expense. He said he'd get back to me. He never called me back. My many calls went unanswered until the owner picked up and told... More 

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Thomson, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

A Huge Disappointment My husband and I stayed in a cottage at The Colony several years ago. We loved the quaintness and the used but elegant Victorian furniture. The owners obviously cared deeply about their property. Fast forward to 2014. Our recent experience can be summed up by looking at my photo of the tattered American flag hanging at the... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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91 reviews 91 reviews
29 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I love The Colony. It is the first cabin we have ever rented and it was wonderful. The Colony has it's own private beach and is about 2 miles before Arcadia National Park, and perhaps 10 minutes tops from downtown Bar Harbor. This is a really large place and has 18 single cabins, 13 duplex cabins, and ten or so... More 

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I chose the Colony because it was independently owned, reasonably priced, located very close to the entrance of Acadia, and it looked cute. I arrived with my boyfriend at 11:45pm for the first night and there was no one there to greet us. No key, no note, no email, and no phone call. I had double checked with both the... More 

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Our first stay on our trip to Maine, what a view we had, and the owner was so nice!! We met other people who lived close to us in Pennsylvania. We plan to go back again , and the food places were good too! A really nice stay!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My mom actually found this hotel and cabin accommodation. We got a cabin it was very quaint with just the basics (bathroom, fridge, tv) also they are pet friendly! My favorite part had to be the view you can walk out of your cabin and walk right across the street to the bay! Beautiful! If you don't mind the dated... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Staying at The Colony in one of their cottages was a wonderful experience for my family but there were a few items that really bothered me. First the Pros: * Amazing view of Hull's cove * Quiet location (if you're away from the road) * Pool was great. Kids loved it. * Nice landscaping and perennial gardens. * Quaint Cottages... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My wife and I, having come of age in the late 60's / early 70's found this cabins to be quite nostalgic, and has some have pointed out, perhaps a bit worn / worse for the wear. I can juxtapose our stays at the Colony to other, more luxurious places on MDI, but that would not be fair. If you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Lovely view and nice pool. That's about all I can say. Rooms are musty, there were spiders in our towels and we lost power on the Fourth of July. We stayed the night anyway because we already paid. Not one person asked if we needed anything and when I called to report the problem the man was rude and condescending.... More 

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Address: # 20 rr3, Hulls Cove, ME
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Hulls Cove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Colony on Frenchman's Bay 2*
Number of rooms: 55
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