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Yachtsman Lodge & Marina

59 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were in town for the Maine Coast marathon and this was a fantastic place to stay for our trip. The staff was incredibly friendly and accommodating. Though from the front it has a bit of a motel look, all rooms open up to a relaxing lawn rolling down to the water. The rooms are clean and... More 

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Kennebunkport, Maine
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Fabulous location right on the harbor. Rooms were better then expected. Don't judge a book by it's cover, rooms are very comfortable and clean. Breakfast was fabulous and service was exceptional. Free bike rentals. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is the internet. For the price, internet should be fast and available in all rooms. They said... More 

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Don't judge a book by its cover! The outside isn't much but the interiors are well appointed. Rooms are large and comfortable. Love the deck and outdoor space, it's a great view to wake up to. Simple breakfast spread is available every morning. They're pet friendly! They had a pet bed, bowl and a treat setup for my pup upon... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I booked a room during Christmas Prelude. I was not expecting such a phenomenal place. This place is great. There were two women I encountered who are running the place. Both were absolutely the best. I am horrible with names but a lady was in the breakfast room every morning making waffles, upon request, and she is retired coast guard.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Went to the Christmas Prelude and found this gem. From the outside it does not look like much (particularly in winter when the boats are not in the water behind it, the awnings are not up and it is dark). In fact it looks at first glance in the winter like some 50s strip hotel. Nothing could be further from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

Friday, 11/21/2014... Lovely room with French doors leading to the deck and water. Linens new. Beautifully decorated. Friendly desk clerk. Port and red wine with cheese and crackers on arrival. What's not to like! Enjoy!

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dickinson, nd
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed at Yachtsman Lodge in Kennebunkport, ME the first week in September. Was the first time we took a trip to the east coast and it was a really good vacation. We stayed 7 nights and the service was very good. The room was clean and bed was comfortable and always cleaned the room. This motel is very close... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were a bit limited on lodging since we prefer to have our yellow lab along with us whenever possible. That's how we found this absolute gem of a property. Each room is waterfront, and looking out to the marina and the boats is absolutely so peaceful. We even had the Secret Service yachts right outside our door. Rooms are... More 

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York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Fantastic location, the Lodge is just far enough away from Kennebunkport to be able to walk in and try the lobsters at the "Clam Shack". The view from the patio doors was stunning in the sunshine. The breakfast was as expected for the continental type, but the social hours of brandy, port and cheese and biscuits was super. Great value... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is an on the water, old fashioned Motor Inn style hotel. You park outside your room, it is all on one floor. The rooms are very clean, but fairly small. The best part is the 'open to the breakwater' sliding doors and sitting area outside each room. Nice to sit and have a cocktails and watch the boats go... More 

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