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Fontenay Terrace Motel

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128 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04043
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Fontenay Terrace Motel
Ranked #13 of 27 Kennebunkport B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ohio, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never stayed at a motel style hotel and admit I was concerned to pick the right one. I booked several months ago and am sure I used the Trip Advisor ratings to help me. We were very satisfied. The place is furnished basically which we expected in this style/class. But it was clean and well maintained. The walls might... More

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Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We lived in Kennebunk for 14 years and this is where we stay when we come back. It's clean, quiet, and very reasonable. And what a great location! Mabel's next door and the Colony Hotel up the hill. We're heading up there next weekend for a wedding. This will be the third time this summer that we have stayed there!... More

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Bethany, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Everything about the Fontenay Terrace is wonderful. Location, especially for the fireworks on the 4th of July, rooms are large and clean, grounds are lovely and there is always a wonderful ocean breeze even on the most humid days! Convenient to walk to town to shop and eat or down Ocean Ave and to the beach. Paula and David make... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed here two nights for a wedding in Kennebunkport. Very happy we did! The other recommended hotels were nearly double the price, and this one was private, had a comfortable king-size bed, and was very clean. The owners were friendly and low-key (for example they didn't have a problem with us leaving our car parked there for a few hours... More

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Chciago
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259 reviews 259 reviews
59 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I think, if you want to get away from the chaos of the main town area, this is a great place to take residence. The rooms are rather large while the bathrooms are a bit small, but it's not a big deal unless you need a lot of bath area. There is a microwave, coffee maker and refrig. along with... More

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Limoges
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

A great location in a beautiful area.Good quality facilities in a traditional establishment at sensible and affordable prices. Would unconditionally recommend and will use again on our next visit to Maine.

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Seattle
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Clean and simple with a private feel. Well maintained but it's a trip back to the 70s. If you want a estuary view you can request room 8 for a small additional fee. Pleasant folks at the front desk that were quite helpful. Nice change from the spendy B&B's.

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Melbourne Beach
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying at the Fontenay Terrace back in September while in town performing a wedding service. I met the owners, Paula & David, whom immediately felt like old friends. They carry the spirit of Aloha even up in Maine! The rooms are clean, and well kept. The grounds, gazebo, and dock area are nice little spaces... More

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We enjoyed our 2 day stay. We chose room 8 for the view and weren't disappointed. Room felt a little tight and furniture and appointments were dated, but was clean and comfortable. The bathroom was small but spotless. The room does need a bright light somewhere. We especially enjoyed the beautiful lawn - lunch from Portside Lobster al fresco; and... More

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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

As always, I have enjoyed my stay here. Although it is a no frills motel, the Fontenay Terrace has everything you need...cleanliness, quietness, peacefulness, friendliness, and the perfect location, with pleasant, helpful and personable hosts. Easy walk to Kennebunkport Village, the beach within 100 yds, and a short walk to Walker's Point. I look forward to my visit every year.... More

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Additional Information about Fontenay Terrace Motel

Address: 128 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04043
Location: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunkport
Also Known As:
Fontenay Terrace Hotel Kennebunkport
Fontenay Terrace Motel Kennebunkport, Maine

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