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The Admiral Motel

549 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074
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Ranked #12 of 13 hotels in Scarborough
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Minimainer West Newfield, Maine
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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West Newfield, Maine
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rooms are small and dark - one window in front mostly taken up by A/C and everything is loud -- the A/C, the toilet, the traffic on Route 1. (bring earplugs) But more importantly, it's very clean and the owners were friendly. Request for more towels quickly met. Also like fact there is continental breakfast. For high season close... More

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Bangor, Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for an extended stay as I was working in the area. My toilet leaked for the entire time and mildewed, housekeeping never came. TERRIBLY RUDE OWNERS! Stay at any other local motel but here! Well I would avoid the Downeaster down the street ad well, But

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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We needed a place to stay overnight en-route to Seneca Falls from St-John New Brunswick, booked late so limited choice on a budget. This motel had everything we needed; close to our route, convenient parking outside the room, and even though it's out of town there are good restaurants, fast food outlets and fuel station close by. The accommodation is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

Clean, quite, friendly and accomidating staff. We will stay there again. Reasonable rates in a good location. Surprisingly nice contenental breakfast served in the morning which saved our family a bundle.

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

I made a reservation for this motel. When I checked in and saw and smelled my room I felt instant regret and some trepidation. The motel is old, the rooms are not kept up and it is in an isolated spot. I was traveling alone. I tried to take a nap, but couldn't sleep. When I met back up with... More

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South Bend, Indiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Checked in to find a dirty room that smelled terrible. The floors were worn and the bathroom had a slippery film on the surface. To our surprise, on the wall was a smashed cockroach. That was enough, so we went to the office to indicate we could not stay. The manager refused to refund any part of the stay and... More

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

We always travel to Maine . This is the first time stayed at the Admiral motel very pleased with the price and comfort , all the rooms are at the ground level ,park right in front of the room.Very clean and quiet, little bit old but, great beds a sheets , friendly owners know the area well . Very good... More

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Clinton, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

We booked this Motel on line and we were extremely happy with our choice. This is a older small Motel that is perfect if your looking for a place that is Clean, quiet, affordable and centrally located to everything. The View is beautiful and the Owners take great pride in how clean the Motel is inside and out. They are... More

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Monson, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

I have stayed at the Admiral a number of times over a few years. It is indeed a bit older, not fancy AND it is the price and the Very nice owners are what keep me coming back. They are located right next to Anjohn's restaurant which means they are just down the road from Pine Point public beach and... More

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Parsonsfield
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74 reviews 74 reviews
52 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

Stayed here for 2 nights to take a little staycation away from home. Checked in around 5pm - had to ring the bell to get into office as the family who runs it actually lives in the attached house. Was in the room in minutes - Was given a room with 2 doubles rather than the queen I had booked.... More

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Address: 549 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074
Location: United States > Maine > Scarborough
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