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The Tipsy Butler Bed and Breakfast

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11 high street, Newcastle, ME 04553
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The Tipsy Butler Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 4 Newcastle B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were in New Castle for a wedding for three nights in mid-August and found this to be the perfect place for us. Sarah, the hostess, is delightful, extremely accommodating and we wanted for nothing. The breakfasts are awesome and the bed was extremely comfortable. We had the Butler's room with a king size bed and I slept great every... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was nervous to choose a bed and breakfast because so much of the experience often depends upon the Proprietor. WOW. Sarah was simply amazing. I felt that she was the quintessential host, from making sure that coffee was piping hot when we wanted it, to little treats on the turned down bed to, to, to - just everything. This... More

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South Portland, Maine
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first B&B experience ever and it was thoroughly enjoyable. We chose the Tipsy Butler based on the reviews we saw here and everything positive that has been said is spot on! We stayed two nights, and chose the Cook's Room. This is the smallest of the four rooms and even though it did not have the king... More

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sarah is a wonderful hostess, the inn is lovely, rooms are spacious and comfortable and the breakfasts are To Die For! If mid-coast Maine is where you are looking to stay, then do try this super spot.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed at The Tipsy Butler this past week end. It is in a perfect location to downtown Daramiscotta, Maine, we walked to town. Sara(h) was very hospitable, eager to assist us with anything we needed, and provided a delicious breakfast each morning. The rooms are exceptionally clean with many amenities. Do not be discouraged when you see it from... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Sarah and Tony will welcome you with warmth and English style to the Tipsy Butler. It's a bit hard to find for those who don't know their way around tiny Newcastle, but it's well worth the search. We had the best room(s) in the house..a luxurious and game-filled living room, a great bedroom with comfy bed (silk topped, no less,... More

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South Berwick, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We contacted Sarah by phone to ask if she was willing to help us out and allow us to have the two night minimum waived and put us up for one night. We were celebrating our 35th anniversary and wanted a halfway point to our final destination which was a private cottage up in Prospect Harbor. We were pleased when... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The Tipsy Butler owner manages every day to astonish us with her enormous and delicious breakfasts. She is also attentive to all needs and the rooms in this mid-19th century Greek Revival house are luxurious and comfortable. i encourage all to stay here

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Orrington, Maine
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Sarah greeted us warmly when we arrived. She then told us she'd like to upgrade our room. Goodness. Everything was just about as perfect as it could be--we relaxed and felt at home right away, the room was heavenly, the food was excellent, the location was fabulous and we could easily walk to town and to wonderful restaurants. Such amazing... More

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Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Very charming & inviting bedroom. Clean, well decorated & each room is lovely with it's own personality. All that you need for a comfortable stay. Enjoyed Sarah & all our conversations. She works very hard to make you feel right "at home!" Loved Damariscotta! Exterior does need improved "curb appeal" but The Tipsy Butler is a fine place to stay.... More

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Address: 11 high street, Newcastle, ME 04553
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Newcastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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The Tipsy Butler Bed And Breakfast Newcastle, Maine

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegance & comfort in quintessential Mid-Coast Maine. Our large rooms overlooking Damariscotta Harbor have the extras that ensure a comfortable stay: Great beds, high-end linens, TVs, DVDs, VCRs, an extensive movie library, bottled water, AC, robes, beach towels, tote-bags and more- all this plus turn-down service and a delicious multi-course breakfast. Our living room has nuts to crack, candy jars, jigsaw puzzles, crosswords, board games and books for an afternoon curled up on the sofa. ... more   less 
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