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The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel

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21 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
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Ranked #11 of 25 Kennebunkport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
GaryL138 Agawam, Massachusetts
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Agawam, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful room, tasteful and comfortable, and a great view. Staff was friendly and accommodating. Restaurant had great food, and the bar had good drinks. Even the young men overseeing the parking were helpful and courteous. We would absolutely recommend this hotel to anyone. We stayed in a corner room above the restaurant...beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Awesome location right on the water and very clean. The hotel looks like it is brand new. The staff were also friendly. There is limited parking though, so be ware before bringing multiple cars. Also drinks were expensive but that's to be expected.

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Oxford, Connecticut
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel was clean, bright and right in the heart of Kennebunkport, overlooking the river and docks. The bed was awesome, the shower was great, and the decor was classy. The staff were helpful and accommodating. The only thing missing was seating. Only one chair in the room made for trying to relax and unwind uncomfortable. The restaurant was also... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me first start off by saying that our room was phenomenal! We stayed in the room with the large sliding glass door, balcony & table outside. It was perfection. We stayed during the second weekend of the 2014 christmas prelude and cannot wait to return this may! I have going to Maine for over 20 years and can't imagine... More 

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28 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to see Kennebunkport for a 2 night stay and friend recommended The BoatHouse Waterfront Hotel. Actually it is more lie a restaurant with lovely rooms upstairs. Both the restaurant and the room were great, each offering views of the harbor. Being off season it was not full. The front desk is staffed from 9-5 with a phone number... More 

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Middletown, Connecticut
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11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four stayed here for Easter weekend. Upon pulling into the parking lot, there was a parking space reserved for us with a sign reading our name! How awesome that parking is already considered and set aside for people staying in the hotel. The room was HUGE with a queen bed and pull out sofa for our kids.... More 

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Brewster, New York
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Boathouse is a new hotel in Kennebunkport Maine. They are part of the group that owns the Kennebunkport Inn. We stay at the Annex (the Warfside Inn) that was previously handled by the Kport Inn but now is handled by the Boathouse. We have stayed the Annex, which is right across from the Boat house for the past 5... More 

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Monmouth, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This was an incredible find and I wish we could have stayed longer! So special...the same kind of personalized service and size/intimacy as a B&B but with the luxury of a high-end hotel. We found our rate on Living Social and the value was OVER AND BEYOND! Rooms were luxurious and clean, beautiful balcony onto the water. Perfect location, walking... More 

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Middleboro, Massachusetts, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had a wonderful time. This has become one of our go to hotels for the area. The views are great. The location in the heart of Kennebunkport makes it ideal for walking around. Its wonderful to have a dedicated parking space especially during the busy season. I can't say enough about the Boathouse Inn. The restaurant, David's KPT is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Everything about our stay was wonderful. The staff was friendly and attentive, the room was cozy and modern with a fabulous balcony view. There were some special touches, as well. You have your own reserved parking spot, so you can come & go as you please, and when we were checking out, we were given a gift bag with cookies... More 

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GrandHotelManager, Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Cozy, upscale.....", Thank you for your kind words about our hotel rooms, staff, restaurant and all the amenities we offer our guests during their stay at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel. I can hear the enthusiasm through the words in your review. It is very nice to 'hear'! We really appreciate the time you took to write this review for... More 

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