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Sanford Inn

1591 Main Street, Sanford, ME 04073
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Aurora, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

On our way to Wells, ME we wanted to stay overnight instead of waiting to get to beach areas without a reservation. Not too far from highway. Family run business, big and clean rooms, tv, comfortable beds, great water pressure and plenty of hot water for shower. Breakfast was typical continental and plenty of bagels and juice Fresh food and... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Sanford Inn, a little red inn nestled in the pines on Main St. in Sanford, is just what you need when you need to stay in Sanford. First of all, the location is well situated to Sanford and is nearby to grocery stores, coffee, and fast food---something that can be a bit of a problem when dealing with lodging in... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I was looking for an inexpensive hotel close to North Berwick and took a chance on Sanford Inn. I got a room in the front near the office which was fine, less congested than the side/back part of the hotel. The room was of decent size and pretty comfortable. Bathroom was upgraded with new fixtures and had an upper window.... More 

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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The hotel is older and the room wasn't fancy but it was very very clean! New tub and fixtures. We stayed in a room in the back part of the hotel. We arrived late and had to wake the manager but he was so nice! Bed was very comfortable and we slept great. Would definitely stay here again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Comfortable and clean. Great value. Bed was very comfortable and mini fridge and microwave were very convenient. Motel was a little drive from the beach, but the area is quiet and affordable which is a nice trade off.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Sanford inn is a Classical motel with acceptable room. Size of room is good. Wifi is available. Continental breakfast is included (basic breakfast and coffee is horrible) but Beach is only a 30' drive It is a good compromise between location and price

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Comfortable, clean, spacious in rear units with added fee, plus beautiful trees. Everything worked.. tv ac frig Continental breakfast is small ...... dry cereal and no fresh fruit, coffee is good. Quiet and relaxing. Will come again.

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Scotia, New York
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76 reviews 76 reviews
5 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We selected this Inn on line, as it was about half way from our trip start in upstate NY to Mid-Coast, Maine. Reserved for going and coming back. First time, room was OK....nothing exceptional, except did have a fridge. TV didn't work and had to get housekeeper to find someone to make it work. On coming back trip, we were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

If you need a place to sleep and shower this is the place for the money. Looked at a few places in the area and they were way over priced. Its clean and in a great location, close to ocean and plenty of places to eat. I would recommend it to my friends and would stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

Gotta say that the sanford in has a beautiful location.. Only down fall, is the busy road that its on... The rooms are clean and comfortable, and having the nice wooded scenic views are admireable... The overall emnities are great!!! You have weathervane restaurant right next door. And pilots pizza down the street, and of course dunkin donuts... Sanford inn... More 

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Address: 1591 Main Street, Sanford, ME 04073
Location: United States > Maine > Sanford
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Number of rooms: 5
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