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The Elms

102 Cumberland Street, Westbrook, ME 04092
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay at the Elms with family (all adults). Don't be fooled by the unsightly paper mill across the street. The Elms is beautiful inside, quiet, and the screened-in porch at the back overlooks a peaceful river. Only two rooms have private bathrooms and this comes at quite a premium. Breakfasts were tasty and the owners friendly.... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Each floor has a shared washroom each equipped with 2 showers. I can see there being an issue on a busy weekend if the floor is shared with strangers. My friend and I did not have this issue though, the other guests were very friendly and respected each others time in the washroom. The owners are very friendly, and Matt's... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

few minutes off of Rt 95. 20 minutes from downtown. A quiet get away that is a vacation on its own. Old world charm all around and great full breakfast served on Lenox china. Felt spoiled by Belgium waffles with homemade Maine blueberry sauce and PERFECT eggs benedict. Have a fun day running around town then back to the Elms... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The Elms is an old victorian type of building with gothic features on the large side with plenty of old world charm .The proprietors had completely different attitudes towards there guests? One is very helpful and attentive , The other ignored us ! it made us very uncomfortable and not welcome Breakfast was good and made by the man that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This bed and breakfast is very charming, affordable and the owners are very friendly...I highly recommend staying here...the rooms are clean and very large. The property was beautiful and it over looks a river which maked it tranquil while sitting on back porch

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

After a New England road trip with a group of friends, the Elms was perfect for the last night. We arrived late and were able to let ourselves in with the code provided in the email. Our rooms were as pictured, we were on the third floor and had a "shared bathroom", which we didnt mind. That night we were... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The Elms is a very impressive building, 8,000 square feet over 100 years old. Our rooms were comfortable, breakfast (waffles or eggs benedict) was lovely and Scott, Matt, and Mack Truck (the dog) were all engaging. Location was fine, an easy drive to the downtown restaurants. Our room on the second floor faced the street and the dreaded paper mill,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My sister and I decided to get out of Boston for a weekend in Portland. The Elms was a great choice. At first glance with the paper mill across the street, we wanted to turn around and go back to the old port. I'm glad that we decided to check out this great old mill house. We arrived at the... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The Elms was the perfect site for a long holiday weekend in Portland with friends. We booked the entire B&B and it was wonderful to have a home base to hang out for lazy mornings and evening shenanigans. Much more comfortable than a hotel! Innkeeper Matt treated us to delicious and gigantic breakfasts every morning in the beautiful dining room,... More 

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Camden, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Loved this B&B! My boyfriend and I stayed here for a friends birthday party and we had a fabulous time. The building has all sorts of interesting design and architecture, which was appealing to both of us. We stayed in the "Bear Den" room 3, which was a lot more spacious than the photo on the site would indicate. It... More 

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