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Tidewater Motel

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15 Main Street, P.O. Box 546, Vinalhaven, ME 04863-0546
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Springfield, Vermont
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed at the Tidewater in July and loved it. We had taken the boat to Vinalhaven the prior summer and wanted to have more time on the island. The Motel is in walking distance from the ferry and everything you would need is also within walking distance. We rented a car from the Tidewater because we were curious about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We stayed in the Tidewater Motel two years ago when we visited my brother that lives in Vinalhaven. He had already reserved a room for us before we arrived and we were extremely happy with his decision. On this trip we drove across the nation from California and of all the places that we stayed in it was by far... More 

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Chichester, New Hampshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I don't need a lot of variety in my life when it comes to vacations. What I do want and need is something that is predictable. The Tidewater Motel has never let me down. The view is incredible looking out from the patio door. The ocean, lobster boats, the sounds all remind me of home as I came from a... More 

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West Fargo, North Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We stayed at this hotel in September. The views were awesome. Open the windows, patio door and listen to the roar of the receding tide waters...AWESOME! It is not a "5 Star" hotel with all the perks of work out facilities, spa's etc.....but a very down to earth hotel. The owners take pride in their ownership, and their "Island Community".... More 

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North Branford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Being one of the few short-stay rentals on the island, the Tidewater sets the bar for service, comfort and location, and does it with with true Maine style. Its simple yet complete motel offerings are situated in the heart of the village with a mix of unit styles, many of which have views overlooking this working harbor. The ownership strives... More 

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Portland, Maine
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It's the view, the working harbor, the lovely people who own and manage the Motel, it's sitting on your deck outside of your room watching the sun set and the moon rise, it is a must for your travel wish list. The outside of the Motel looks ordinary, but once you open the door to your room everything changes... the... More 

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Camden, South Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The Tidewater looks like a vintage 1950's highway motel...but open the door of your ground floor room and enter a nicely furnished, ample but cozy, bright room with a balcony over the tidal inlet, and a spectacular view. The tide flows noisily in and out and provides a lovely backdrop to the fabulous view of the harbor and beyond. The... More 

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Montpelier, Vermont
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Tidewater is iconic lodging on lovely Vinalhaven. A comfy room over the tidal inlet with a view of the working harbor in the morning....nice bicycles for a tour around the island - and nice people both at the motel. If one is needing luxury and perfection - this is not the place - it's imperfect and therefore perfect for... More 

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Arlington, Mass
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed for almost 2 weeks at the Tidewater , Phil and his staff are the GREATEST . We travel a lot and this year wanted a relaxing vacation. The Tidewater is spotless clean and in a great location , Downtown Vinalhaven Maine. The tide flows right under the hotel and it puts you to sleep at night. We stayed... More 

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Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stayed at the Tidewater Motel 7/18-19 in the Harbormasters Suite.....HUGH! Phil and Carol are excellent hosts, and we had a blast on the island! Overall, motel is eclectic, but views are spectacular! Certainly would stay here again

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Address: 15 Main Street, P.O. Box 546, Vinalhaven, ME 04863-0546
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Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Vinalhaven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Tidewater Hotel Vinalhaven
Tidewater Motel Vinalhaven

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