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Marginal Way House and Motel

22 - 24 Wharf Lane, Ogunquit, ME 03907
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Marginal Way House and Motel
Ranked #26 of 37 hotels in Ogunquit
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Columbia, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been staying at the MWH for six years. We love it there and will be returning next year. Grounds are beautiful, the staff is awesome, and the accomodations are what we love. Not fancy but most comfortable.

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I stayed here for one night alone then my parents came the next day. I was very impressed! This Motel does not require a 2 night min stay and for the price you can't beat the location. It is right off Shore Road which has everything. One of my favorite features of the Motel was the beautiful... More

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Meriden, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Marginal Way House has undergone several changes this past year, not the least of which is new ownership. At first glance, not much is different, except for some nice new flower beds, thanks to the hiring of a gardener who is both energetic and nurturing. But many more changes are on their way, including gradual renovations of most, if... More

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been staying at The Marginal Way House for over five years and we love it. The view of the ocean from the beautifully maintained and sweeping lawn simply cannot be beat. The moment we arrive we immediatly go right into a totally relaxed state of mind - it's so peaceful and tranquil and it's just... More

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come back to the Marginal Way House every summer...usually twice, but this year we'll be returning four times! It is such a wonderful getaway. The grounds are beautiful, rooms well appointed and the VIEW can't be beat! And the location of the Marginal Way House is perfect...you can walk everywhere. We did notice that it seemed to be under... More

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in Ogunquit many times, but this year was tghe first time we stayed at the Marginal Way House. It was nice and clean, a normal hotel, but the view was unbeatable. The ladies that worked there were very nice and friendly too. The footpath entrance to Marginal way, which brings you to Perkins Cove, is very close.... More

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Southington, Connecticut
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We have been coming here for years. Rooms are very clean, management is excellent and very accommodating especially Laura. The renovations and updates to some of the motel units are wonderful, new windows, furniture, heat/air systems and fabulous showers. Everything is within walking distance. Views are awesome. We visit each year with our extended family -children, grandchildren and their friends.... More

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Old Lyme, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Always great to be back. Have been coming here for many years. Thankful to Laura for all of her years of welcoming our family and helping with our plans. The rooms where great as expected. Roseanna is great to see again and a huge asset to the marginal way house. Thank you for making our stay filled with memories.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This hotel is situated in a perfect spot. Drive in and never get in the car again. Overlooking the ocean, and a few steps to the beach and a beautiful walk on the "marginal way" and downtown. Places to dine are out your door as well as bars that stay open late. You can get a room with a small... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed here site unseen and it is exactly as pictured. While the rooms are dated, they are clean and the view from one of the rooms with an oceanfront view was awesome - watching the tide come in and out from the balcony and seeing the sunrise is worth the décor of the room. Great location - right on... More

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Additional Information about Marginal Way House and Motel

Address: 22 - 24 Wharf Lane, Ogunquit, ME 03907
Location: United States > Maine > Ogunquit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Marginal Way House Hotel Ogunquit
Marginal Way Hotel
Marginal Way Motel
Marginal Way House And Motel Ogunquit, Maine

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In the tradition of Maine's summer resorts, the Marginal Way House has been welcoming visitors since at least 1911. Located on Wharf Lane, two blocks from the center of town, directly across from the Ogunquit Beach, the Marginal Way House offers incomparable views of the beach and coastline. Offering 3 types of rooms including hotel rooms in our Main and Wharf House buildings, motel rooms in our Dockside Motel, and efficiency apartments which are located through out our 5 building complex. Pets are accepted off season only ... more   less 
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