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The Fiddlehead Inn

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Fiddlehead Inn Bed and Breakfast. The accommodations on the second floor are amazing, including our own private parlor. The fact that there is only one bathroom upstairs was not an issue for us, as the second bedroom was not booked the night we stayed. Saundra and Dick were so helpful and easy to... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The Innkeeper emailed today to cancel our reservation, 9 days in advance. We had trouble booking a couple months ago, I sent several emails followed by several phone calls before I was finally able to reach her by phone. I had never had this experience with a BB before and in retrospect I should have been more concerned. There are... More 

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paintedkady, Owner at The Fiddlehead Inn, responded to this review

It is never pleasant to disappoint anyone's plans for staying at the Fiddlehead inn. I have only experienced previously (one time) in eight years. The following cancellation was received by the reviewer' "It is highly unusual for me to cancel a stay at the inn. Due to circumstances beyond my control , the inn will be closed on Sept. 24.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Booked after reading great reviews on Trip Advisor. Called and spoke to owner about concerns traveling with my 83 year old mom. mom fell and almost could not make trip and I called owner to discuss. When we arrived we discovered we had to climb a huge twisty staircase to the rooms. There're was no bathroom near moms sleeping area... More 

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paintedkady, Owner at The Fiddlehead Inn, responded to this review

In some situations it is probably better to be silent...in order to avoid "he said & she said". I will be brief and as accurate as possible. I had several telephone conversations with the daughter in law who made a reservation for two rooms. I explained both rooms are on the second floor of the inn. The guest had available... More 

Halifax, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My husband and I spent a couple of nights at the Fiddlehead Inn. Perfect location if attending a function at the Darlings Riverfront venue. Saundra and Dick, made us feel very much at home. We enjoyed the casual environment and delicious breakfasts. The Inn is beautifully decorated with carefully chosen pieces that all have a story. They happily accomodated my... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The Fiddlehead Inn is a beautiful well preserved civil war colonial filled with antiques. Saundra is an attentive helpful host. The coffee is good and the breakfast quite nice and fresh. You will need reservations for the more popular restaurants in Bangor. Call them yourself or ask Saundra to make reservations.

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent one night at this charming B&B - a stop between camping at Moosehead Lake and camping at Acadia. As others have said, Saundra's gracious, welcoming and pampering ways helped to make this a wonderful experience. It was a short walk to a nice dinner on the river. My boyfriend is not at all a vegetarian... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Maticulously decorated and maintained; charming and quiet B&B. The innkeeper, Saundra, was gracious and made us feel as welcomed guests in her home. We stayed two nights in the Champlain room which overlooked the beautiful front gardens. Short walk to revitalized Penobscot River front. You won't be disappointed!

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had the quintessential b&b experience- comfortable, quiet, and clean accommodations, welcoming and attentive hostess, and truly delicious food! Saundra goes out of her way to make sure her guests have everything they need and feel at home. She puts a great deal of thought and effort into her breakfasts which are not only delicious but feature fresh local ingredients.... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed for two nights in the Stowe Room. The home is beautiful, warm, and inviting; made only more so by it's loving and kind owner Saundra. She made us feel like we were home from college being pampered by our endearing mother. Breakfast was wonderful and she went out of her way to make a delicious... More 

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50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

If you want a quiet,beautiful place to stay with a gourmet,healthy breakfast, this is the place to stay!! My husband and I stayed in the Chamberlain room, the whole inn is gorgeous. The innkeeper is so hospitable and wow, can she cook! Trust me,you will not be disappointed!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fiddlehead Vegetarian B&B is Alive and Well! Fiddlehead Inn, nestled in a quiet setting, is just one block from Main Street, Brewer - the gateway to Down East historic communities i.e. Bar Harbor, Ellsworth, Blue Hill and Belfast. We are conveniently located three miles from Eastern Maine Medical Center, six miles from Bangor Mall and a quick walk to cafes, shopping, and historic spots. The University of Maine at Orono is a 15-minute car trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fiddlehead Inn

Address: 5 E Summer St, Brewer, ME 04412-2005
Location: United States > Maine > Brewer
Price Range: $105 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Fiddlehead Inn Brewer, Maine
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