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Island View Inn

904 Commercial St., Route 1, Rockport, ME 04856
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The only things lacking were a microwave and in-room coffee facilities. Otherwise this was the perfect get-away. Fabulous views. Excellent location. Beautiful, very clean, room. Excellent staff. We went out of season so the pool was closed. Not sure what the noise levels would have been like when the hotel was full. This is definitely somewhere we will re-visit.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Beautiful boutique hotel just outside of downtown Camden. Got away for a couples vacation in late summer/early fall. Lovely room with nautical theme, a nice grassy hill you can walk down, adirondack chairs at the bottom where you can enjoy the lovely view. There is a pool that looked nice at the top of the hill, but it was too... More 

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New Hampshire
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74 reviews 74 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The room was very comfortable - like walking into my living room (only better), very soothing & beautiful with wonderful lighting & decor. The grounds were equally beautiful! The hotel is perched on the top of a hill that sweeps down to the ocean with unobstructed views from the room & deck. Wildflowers & a grass path lead to the... More 

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I live in Maine and I never tire of exploring all it has to offer. My friend and I spontaneously decided to venture to the Mid-Coast area on a stormy weekend, hoping the weather would clear for the last car show at the Transportation Museum in Owl's Head. We found this charming inn at the last minute while surfing the... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut, United States
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We recently had the privilege of spending 5 days at this beautiful property. The rooms and the grounds are impeccably cared for and the staff is accommodating and friendly. Each room has a nautical feel and decorated tastefully and thoughtfully. Binoculars are provided in each room so you can enjoy the beautiful scenery. The Inn is set back from the... More 

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Newport, ME
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had never stayed in the Rockport area, and decided to give it a try. Many choices, but wanted a more quaint, quiet place to stay. We had one of the suites, which was actually a house down the road from the actual Inn. It was a two story house on a nice little street. We had the ground floor... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The room was spacious, quiet and clean. The bed was very comfortable. The view from our room, overlooking the water was beautiful! The staff was friendly and helpful. We would highly recommend staying here!

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The service provided is insulting to most other small hotels that reply to emails and have excellent customer service. We always stay at small hotels but never this one. Again thanks for driving us elsewhere Booked via the phone and cancelled IMMEDIATELY. Grumpy reservation agent would not waive a $20 charge based on principal "visa charges us $12 (8%) for... More 

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The island view lived up to its reputation for outstanding views of the bay and islands. Our 2nd floor room in the main building was spacious and immaculate. The walk down the hill to waterside was a nice stroll along the well-tended hillside path.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have stayed a lot of places in this area and these people are by far the friendliest !!! They went out of their way to accommodate me when I didn't have a place to stay a night before a wedding I was in because an inn in Camden messed up my reservation. The place they gave us was gorgeous... More 

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Address: 904 Commercial St., Route 1, Rockport, ME 04856
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Rockport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Island View Hotel Rockport
Island View Inn Maine/Rockport
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Rockport
#5 Family Hotel in Rockport

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