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Peaks Island House

20 Island Avenue, Peaks Island, ME
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to Peaks Island for several years and always enjoy myself. Had lunch at Peaks Island House and enjoyed the nice view. Very busy there after the Casco Lines ferry dropped off the Friday summer crowd. We waited for a short time to be seated. No beer on draft and very limited bottled beer when we did... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful view of the water. it was clean, comfortable and convenient. We could see the ferries come in and it was convenient to food and shopping. A very nice place to stay. It was a good place to circumnavigate the island.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We've been coming to Peaks Island for a few years now, and have always stayed at the Peaks Island House. I believe we have stayed in 3 of the 4 rooms available, not including the little cottage. Joe is very accommodating to our needs every time. Highly recommend trying the quant rooms. We have never had a complaint.

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Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Had lunch yesterday at the Peaks Island House. The food was excellent, just as we have had in the past. There is a large menu with everything from appetizers to hot and cold sandwiches to full dinner items. The summer menu will be even longer with several lobster items. The view is terrific. It was quite warm out there yesterday... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Be prepared to wait a long time for your food. Very average "pub food". Nothing special on the menu at all. I cant understand why with only 3 restaurants on this island, why they wouldnt serve lobster. we had a paty of 8 and we all wanted lobster. we settled for a lot less. Stop for a drink with a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

My wife and I stayed a Peaks Island House and were delighted by the view of the bay and the Portland skyline. We shared a bottle of wine in the Adirondack chairs near the shore as the tide rolled in. The owner was a delightful fellow who left his cell number in case we needed anything. The restaurant was closed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

It's my parents favorite place to stay on Peaks and my favorite place for lunch. The food is good,reasonably priced, and I could look at the view all day! and it's so close to the ferry terminal that it's an easy lunch stop from Portland. We have been eating there for years and haven't been let down yet.

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Ridgeway, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

Everyone raves about room #5 and it took us awhile to find out that it is a detached cottage with a kitchenette and balcony. We stayed in one of the four rooms under the restaurant, accessed by the service entrance to the restaurant. The staff was excellent, helpful, and always somewhere at hand, always busy. They led us to our... More 

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White River Junction, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Peaks Island is a gem in itself. A twenty minute ferry ride on Casco Bay Lines from Portland, you are transported into a slower, quieter realm. The Peaks Island House offers all you need: The rooms are modest and cozy, but look out onto Casco Bay and the sunset. The upstairs restaurant is quite good. Down the lawn is the... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

The Peaks Island House is the perfect place to stay while visiting Peaks Island. It's simple, clean and affordable and offers the BEST views of Portland.

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