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Captain Fairfield Inn

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8 Pleasant Street, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Park City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my very first time staying at a B&B, so I did my research here on TripAdvisor and when I drilled down to my top 2 contenders, I checked out each properties website. I was attracted to the Captain Fairfield Inn, because of it's "modern" take on a B&B. The pros: comfy beds, great bath amenities, fast wi-fi, great... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As veterans of the inn experience, our recent stay at the Captain Fairfield was very disappointing. Their breakfast was merely a veiled effort to offer boutique style food in an inn style setting. Hot items were very small and placed on a warming tray. So they were lukewarm and did not taste freshly prepared. The muffins and scones were dry... More 

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59 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel as it offered something slightly different in Kennebunkport. It is historical yet modern and very functional. We had a comfortable room and made the most of the location - easy walking distance into the port. Great grounds for relaxing in the sun and really good tapas style breakfast. It is also small - many of the... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff! Beautiful grounds (the outside firepits and couches are incredible). Quick walk into town or just to the water. My fiance and I enjoyed the Rachel room but I am sure we would have enjoyed any room at this place. Gas fireplace. Comfortable bed (so comfortable I got the tag information so I can buy myself one). Even the... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great hotel! The people were awesome, the room was cool and comfortable, the location was perfect, the breakfast was amazing, the free coffee and tea were delicious...I could go on and on. I honestly can't wait to go back. The innkeeper - Jessica, I believe - was incredibly bubbly and kind. The room had cool decor, lots of... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed two nights at Captain Fairfield on recent tour of New England.Excellent welcome from Jessica and Crystal who are doing a wonderful job and making all their guests feel very much at home.Our room(room two)was very clean and comfortable.It was nice to be able to use the communal kitchen area to make tea and coffee or to find complementary soft... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at Captain Fairfield Inn, responded to this review

We're so happy you chose our Kennebunkport inn on your tour of New England, and thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay! We're so fortunate to inhabit our beautiful location that is so accessible to town, and Jessica and Crystal indeed to an amazing job making our guests feel at home. We hope you'll think of us again the next... More 

New York City, New York
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location is great and staff is very friendly, but overall is just okay; better to spend the extra money and stay across at Captain Lord. Main room is disappointing; not inviting at all. Rooms don't really hit the modern mark; oddly decorated and bed frame was bigger than mattress which made it difficult to get in and out of bed.... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at Captain Fairfield Inn, responded to this review

We're pleased you had a friendly staff experience at our Kennebunkport inn and we're sorry that our design just didn't seem to match your style. We strive to present a chic, modern take on a historic inn (while keeping the many of the charms of the historic property). We're also sorry to hear that you weren't a fan of the... More 

New York, NY
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60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found the Capt Fairifield Inn, via Jetsetter, so we knew we'd be in for a special experience. The Inn was just as expected...stylish, warm, friendly, in an excellent location. Husband booked the Lark Suite as a special surprise, due to its amazing bathroom with soaking tub. The space is enormous, with beautiful built-ins, high ceilings, a fireplace, a super comfy... More 

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Dawn H, Public Relations Manager at Captain Fairfield Inn, responded to this review

We're thrilled to hear you had such a great stay at our Kennebunkport inn - the Lark Suite is indeed a beautiful room (with a great bathroom!), and our hosts there, Jessica and Crystal, are fantastic and welcoming. We are indeed sorry to hear you felt restrained at breakfast... the idea behind our "curated small plates" is variety - the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Our stay at the Captain Fairfield Inn was by far one of the most accommodating, comfortable and lush experiences in all of our travels and to top it off, some of the best staff I've encountered. Jess and Crystal truly made our stay extra special, by giving us a room by room tour of the property and explaining some of... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Jessica and Crystal run Captain Fairfield Inn as if they were hosting you as extended family. Both Innkeepers were charming and hospitable in every way possible. My partner and I loved the Captain Fairfield Room in which we stayed (#4) although each room has been carefully decorated to suit the space. The bed was incredibly comfortable and the blackout shades... More 

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