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Waves Oceanfront Resort

2.0 of 5 Resort   |   87 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
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Ranked #25 of 43 Hotels in Old Orchard Beach
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I’ve always loved it, we have been staying there at 74 West Surf for a few years now. This year was different. The cottage smelled like cat urine and the kitchen was poorly stocked with necessary pots/pans. Not even a basic sheet pan. I think it is ridiculous that a cottage that sleeps 9 is allowed one parking space…..why would... More

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OTTAWA
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19 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 4 days in August. We had a room with 2 double beds (room 105) and the set up with the second bed was a bit dissapointing. The bed faced the patoo doors so there was not a dresser at the end to have a T.V on because of the patio door. So the dresser was to... More

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Massachusetts, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location cannot be beat. They are located right on the beach and about a 10 min walk from the pier. The rooms are what you would expect. The pool is a plus with a hot tub right next to it. Great offseason rates.

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Norton, Vermont
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 days this week at this resort, and it was well worth the visit! The prices went down post labor day and the weather was perfect! Our room was clean and spacious and the beds very comfortable. There is a small fridge and twin oven burners for your use, as well as a small coffee pot! The grounds... More

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manchester nh
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97 reviews 97 reviews
15 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Waves provides a wonderful place to stay. It is very clean. There are different types of rooms some of which are more modern than others. Even the original rooms are very clean and in an old fashioned beach or camp type feel. One thing to note about all of OOB is that the train is loud. Even when not... More

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Carmel, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Stayed in Bldg F which was 'beach side'. Private balcony with a view of the water was nice. View semi blocked by a telephone pole, but the staff advised us of that when we booked the reservation. Accomodations were adequate. Room was in need of updating but was clean. The air conditioner looked new and we were grateful for that... More

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Gorham nh
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at this place twice. The pool and hot tub are great as well as the location and entrance to the beach! It is a little farther down the strip than the other hotels so it nice and quiet. Rooms are outdated but clean. Will stay here again!

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MASSACHUSETTS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed here last yr in main bldg and it was decent- this yr put in bldg B - terrible !!!! Outdated room - no hot water in the morning- entrance to room was in a little alley way on a rickidy stairwell with leaking air conditioners and buckets everywhere - very scary to walk down at night- late getting into... More

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice collection if buildings. We stayed on the street side and our room was clean and perfect for a few short days. Location is great to both the beach and a quick walk down to the pier. Did not use the pool but it looked nice. They really work hard to keep the multiple buildings and area... More

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Halifax, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We had a fun week in Old Orchard. We stayed in the Train Suite which was good for our family of 5. I think this is one if the best spots in the strip. It is not a 5 star resort but comfortable and one of the best spots in OOB. It has a nice pool and BBQ area. We... More

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Address: 87 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
Location: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Waves Oceanfront Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 139
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