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Chetwynd House Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   4 Chestnut Street, P.O. Box 130, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013
SteveABQ Albuquerque, New Mexico
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

My wife and I recently spent three nights at Chetwynd House and had a delightful stay. This place was the first B&B in Kennebunkport (opened in the 1970’s) and has had the same owner-family all that time. We have stayed here in past years, but it has been 12 years since the last time. It continues to be a quintessential... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

We tayed or a full week. Location was perect to enable a nice walk to several resturants. Room was clean and tidy, but simple. Probably nothing seriously changes since the late 70's Breakfast had a slight variation each day (you could have your eaggs done a different way). Bob is nice and runs the place with millitary percision.

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Laurel, Maryland
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8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

A friend and I wanted to visit Maine for a girls getaway. We stumbled across this quaint Bed and Breakfast. It was very cozy and the breakfast was awesome, pancakes the first morning and French toast the next with eggs, bacon and fruit. The host, Bob, was cute as ever and very sweet. The rooms and bathroom were decent and... More

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Burlington, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

We booked the Chetwynd House for a last minute, mid-week get away to Kennebunkport and we were very happy with our stay. Bob Knowles, the proprietor, greeted us when we arrived, he was very organized and check-in was a breeze. We stayed in the Knowles room which occupies the entire 3rd floor of the inn. It included a large bed,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

If you want a cookie cutter experience, this is not the place for you. Chetwynd House is a unique experience. The rooms are laden with antiques, and the location is convenient to shops and the river. Did I mention that there is parking? Definitely a rarity in this town. Not the most modern, but a great deal with an even... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2009

3rd. floor room is billed as having a "private bathroom". In reality you a have to cross the hallway to reach the bathroom, in full view of the guests occupying the 2nd. floor. Neither bedroom nor the bathroom were very clean. The pillows smelled musty and there was dirt visible under the bed. Well prepared breakfast is served at 9:00am,... More

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

My husband and I booked a last minute two night stay at Chetwynd House during a busy summer weekend. The rate was affordable given the summer beach traffic. The house is a lovely old victorian in a prime dock square location in Kennebunkport. Just down the street from Arundel Wharf, where we had drinks on the dock every night. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2008

My wife and I are expecting our first child and wanted to get away before the baby arrived. We had never been to Kennebunkport or even a B&B for that matter, but figured it would be a great choice for us for the weekend escape. I did a lot of research as I wanted it to be special and came... More

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Natick, MA
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2008

Me & my fiancee decided to go away for our Anniversary at the last minute. After spendinh hours searching for a nice place on the Maine coast that wasn't already booked I found the Chetwynd House Inn on Trip Advisor. They offer excellant deals for a long weekend! We left work early on Thursday and headed up to take advantage... More

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Cupertino, CA
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2008

If you are going to visit Kennebunkport, the Chetwynd House Inn is the perfect place to stay. It is located about 200 feet from the center of town! Our room was very spacious, clean and well decorated. It was very nice to have a TV and Internet access. The breakfasts were very good and very filling! Our host, Bob, was... More

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Additional Information about Chetwynd House Inn

Also Known As:
Chetwynd House Inn Kennebunkport, Maine
Address: 4 Chestnut Street, P.O. Box 130, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
Location: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunkport
Free Breakfast Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #21 of 28 B&Bs / Inns in Kennebunkport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Chetwynd House Inn 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kennebunkport's first Bed and Breakfast Inn. Close to everything. It's a 60 second or less walk to Dock Square shops, restaurants, brew pubs, galleries, whale watch cruises, sailboat rides, all so close. Park your car and forget it! An 1840 Colonial Sea Captain's home with tall-windowed rooms and delightful sky lighted suite are havens of comfort and relaxation. Just where you want to be, in the heart of Kennebunkport. ... more   less 
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