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Bay Leaf Cottages & Bistro

2.0 of 5 2372 Atlantic Hwy - RT. 1, Lincolnville, ME 04849
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Yarmouth, Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the coziness of this place. Beds were very comfortable and breakfast had much better choices than the usual continental type. We especially like the good pet acommodations. Many places don't want you to leave the pet alone in the room but have a breakfast buffet. This is the only one I have ever seen that actually has a... More

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Portland, Maine
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a weekend in Lincolnville/Camden and our stay at Bay Leaf was nice. I was very concerned that I was going to be cold but was pleasantly surprised when we arrived to cottage 3 and there was a space heater already in our room!! Yay! We were prepared for a cozy cottage but for anyone who has expectations... More

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Kyrenia, Cyprus
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good place to stay and explore the surrounding area, Acadia National Park, Jane very friendly and helpful. Room was a little chilly and heater too noisy to leave on at night. Breakfast good, plenty of choice.

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Johnson City, New York, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in cabin 4 which seemed to be the only one without a small porch or deck. When we first opened the door I nearly stepped outside to let my wife in !! Very tight spacewise - if we had a cat I don't think we could have swung it without touching all the walls ! We had our dog... More

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BayLeafCottages, Owner at Bay Leaf Cottages & Bistro, responded to this review

At the time you made your reservation the only dog-friendly cottage available was #4. There are other larger units but they were booked in advance. We have complete floor-plans and photos of each room/cottage available on our website given each unit is completely different. Towels are exchanged daily upon request. We are happy to do so. Cottage 4 is priced... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I stayed in a cottage with my boyfriend a few days after Labor Day weekend. We found the cottage to be very small and were often tripping over eachother. The rooms aren't cleaned daily, the beds aren't made, and the cottage is "eco friendly" so you need to ask for new towels if you want them. It was not as... More

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BayLeafCottages, Owner at Bay Leaf Cottages & Bistro, responded to this review

We asked that you leave promptly because we had all units on the property booked for the holiday weekend and your cottage required cleaning before the incoming guests could receive their key at a 3 p.m. check-in. With check-out at 11 a.m., it is customary for people to leave on time. We have various cottages (11 units) and no two... More

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Waiting until the last minute to book a trip for Labor Day weekend was a risk, as was (so I thought) the idea of renting one of the cottages at Bay Leaf. This turned out to be an absolutely charming weekend getaway. The cottage was small, but by NYC standards actually rather large. The bathroom was problematic in terms of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Very clean rooms with basic amenities. Stayed in cabin 9 with bunk beds and separate room with queen bed - perfect set up for a small family. Only downside is we did run out of hot water in the morning after 2 showers. Nice continental breakfast and a children's play cabin is available for a rainy day.

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Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed in a motel room on the second floor, so a bit of a lug with our luggage up the stairs, but a wonderful view through the trees to the water. Enjoyed sitting on the balcony in the rocker with a glass of wine. Room was very nicely decorated with nautical down east colours, very clean with old fashioned... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Great little motel made our trip through mid coast Maine wonderful. A special thanks to Jane who gave us excellent ideas for things to see and sites to visit. A true gem. The Bay Leaf made me aware of the true Maine experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Really enjoyed our 7 day stay at bay leaf. The trees block some of the view of the water and the breakfast is continental (unlike an actual bed and breakfast) but the rooms were cozy, it's in a convenient location right off of hwy 1, and Jane (the manager/owner) was very helpful in helping us find the best restaurants and... More

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Address: 2372 Atlantic Hwy - RT. 1, Lincolnville, ME 04849
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Lincolnville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Bay Leaf Cottages & Bistro 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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