We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Skylark Beach Inn

2 Brown St, Old Orchard Beach, ME
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Old Orchard Beach
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Skylark Beach Inn
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    14
    3
    4
    2
    2
See reviews for
10
5
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (25)
  • Mar-May only
    (0)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (19)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (4)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (2)
All months
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Skylark should sell at shirt that reads: "I survived a night at the Skylark!" We arrived at 3pm after a four hr drive from Bar Harbor went to check in and the office was closed! There is no ice machine but ice to purchase like the gas station. Office closes every night until morning. Very old establishment. No faucets... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colchester, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family enjoyed another wonderful vacation in Maine this summer. We have stayed at The Skylark Beach Inn every summer for many years, and can advise that the rooms and the grounds are clean and well cared for, the staff very helpful addressing any concerns, and the beach beautiful and very accessible. Due to some health concerns, our family appreciates... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hopedale, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleased with the proximity to the beach. It was convenient to run back & forth to the room for items & to bring my infant for a nap. Stores are around the corner from the room but far enough from the Pier as not to hear the noise. The room was clean with no remnince of sand from prior... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Niagara Falls, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay in the oceanfront room this week. Was very lucky to get such a great room last minute. Someone cancelled :-) Marie was so nice over the phone and upon checking in. Waking up to that view was wonderful and Falling asleep to the ocean waves is so relaxing. Perfect for couples with little ones since it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I have been going to years not really finding a freindly place on the ocean, then finally found the Skylark. We have been staying every fall for the last 6 years. Clean, well managed. staff extremely friendly and accommodating.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Nashua, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

My third visit was not the best..Not by any means the hotels fault ...My wife and myself were awaken by a women getting beat up by her drunk boyfriend..The police were there in minutes and arrested him.. When we saw this group earlier in the day we new they were trouble...they were more interested in drinking than enjoying the surroundings..old... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Merrimack, New Hampshire
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The owner of this property basically stole $950 from my 5 friends and me. We had two nights booked in a suite. We were six 40-something grandmas out on a girls' weekend. Being a non-smoking room, those of the friends that smoked were having a cigarette on the deck, using ashrays provided by the hotel, and suddenly the police were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Skylark Beach I, Owner at The Skylark Beach Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sorry you felt the need to post an inaccurate summary of what occurred during your stay - leaving us to respond. We have rules at our Inn in order to provide all of our guests with a wonderful vacation experience. One of the rules is that all rooms/ suites & the penthouse are non smoking. Someone... More 

Albany, NY
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

My cousin and I stayed in a corner room which didn't have a great ocean view but was more handicap accessible which was important. The room was stuffy, with no air circulation. One of the windows was stuck shut and someone had to free it. It was so small, and because the room wasn't facing the ocean directly, breezes couldn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Skylark Beach I, Owner at The Skylark Beach Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, In reading your review above, we were sorry to hear that your stay was not as enjoyable as you desired. Please always speak with our managers anytime you have a question/concern. They are there to assist you. I would like to take a minute to respond to a few of your comments. a/c - our staff looked at... More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Staff are top notch,view is amazing,short walk to restaurants,shopping and people watching.50 steps to a beautiful beach. From the time we arrived and throughout the week we were at the skylark every staff member we came in contact with were friendly,helpfull,and had a smile on their face.Rooms were clean and well maintained.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Poughkeepsie, New York
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stayed at The Skylark in Sept for a week with friends and booked the Penthouse which is definitely the way to go if you have 2 couples or family and need 3 bedrooms.The best part is you have your own private rooftop deck and the large windows in the living room and dining room have a unimpeded view of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

6 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Old Orchard Beach hotels
0.3 mi away
Americas Best Value Mt. Royal Inn
Americas Best Value Mt. Royal In...
#37 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
3.0 of 5 stars 128 reviews
0.1 mi away
The Copley LaReine Motel
The Copley LaReine Motel
#32 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
3.5 of 5 stars 71 reviews
0.7 mi away
Marvin Gardens Motel Old Orchard Beach
Marvin Gardens Motel Old Orchard...
#26 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
4.0 of 5 stars 22 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.0 mi away
Ocean Walk Hotel
Ocean Walk Hotel
#13 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
4.5 of 5 stars 168 reviews
0.1 mi away
Beau Rivage Motel
Beau Rivage Motel
#15 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
4.0 of 5 stars 203 reviews
0.4 mi away
Alouette Beach Resort
Alouette Beach Resort
#18 of 44 in Old Orchard Beach
4.0 of 5 stars 353 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities