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Grand Beach Inn

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198 East Grand Ave., Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Rockland, Maine
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived at 6:30pm for check in and was greeted by a very pleasant young man by the name of Mason. Mason was very helpful and apologetic about the state of the hotel. I was upgraded as the keys to my room did not work so I was upgraded to use one of the cabins. Which was perfectly fine for... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst customer service they don't let you talk to the manager or any one they are so stupid cant explain .......... Please don't even think of trying this they drive you nuttssssss. I spoke to 3 different reps they kind of play hide and seek and the rep you spoke will never come up.... honestly it is terrible. The Worst... More 

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Portland, Maine, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local and stayed here before. Its not the manager, its the owner who doesn't care about the property. Cheap rooms get a lot of wear and tear in the winter. Its a few minute walk to the beach and thats what the high summer rate is for. Its not for the quality of the room.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

**** FYI this review is based on an off season stay.. during the winter******** My wife and I were renovating our house so we stayed at the Grand Beach for many days. It is NOT a "nice" place.... BUT the rooms were clean (the dishwasher was broken in every room we stayed in... more on that in a bit.) and... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This hotel has cottages adjacent to the main property. My husband relocated to Maine (we are from Oklahoma) and wanted to surprise him for Thanksgiving. I spoke with the general manager on the phone initially, he was very nice. He said their largest cottage . The Captains Cottage would be available that week, and even offered to let us rent... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

It's disappointing to find owners that over price the property during the summer months, then neglect to make improvements during the off season. I guess the Canadians will keep paying for the location and not worry about the conditions. The staff the hire tries to put on a good face but without support from the owner, they tend not to... More 

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Sambro, Nova Scotia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The beds needed some repairs and the wifi was nonexistent. Wifi is really needed when you don't have a usa cell phone with data. The towels weren't changed daily and facecloths and hand towels were not included. The rooms and grounds were otherwise clean and tidy.

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Uvalde, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

Well, let me begin by saying I never got a chance to see inside. My flight was a mess that day and I was to arrive very late. I called ahead and spoke with staff, they assured me that someone was available 24 hours a day and I would have no problem checking in. This was an hour and half... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

So was told upon booking that it was a ocean view balcony room! First lie I had a view of the grungy parking lot. Neighbor was extremely noisy tv blaring all night. Parking lot must have had a party since people were yelling till 5am.front desk staff is a joke the kid was wearing bright short shorts and no uniform... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The price was decent compared to other places in the area, but you get what you pay for. I didn't have a good feeling from the start; even though it was early in the summer season everything was dinged up - scuff marks and holes on the walls, grimy carpets - clearly no offseason maintenance had been done. The room... More 

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