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Oak Gables Bed & Breakfast

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A winding driveway leads through stone pillars and up to the gracious oak-shaded home overlooking rolling fields, an apple orchard, and the meandering river. You’ll enjoy a delightful view from every vantage point, and the serenity of the setting will carry you back to a time of unhurried leisure. The grounds include a 20’ x 40’ pool as well as a boathouse perched over the river.Oak Gables is within strolling distance of downtown Damariscotta’s small Your hostess, Martha Scudder, has been welcoming guests to Oak Gables since 1987 and takes genuine pleasure in seeing that everyone feels completely at home.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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My room at Oak Gables was booked by someone else. Imagine my delight at being able to stay at this gem. Martha, the innkeeper is friendly, outgoing, and always has a great story. She is truly invested that her guests are happy and have everything they need. I would stay at Oak
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Martha, the inn owner was friendly and accommodating. Her property is gorgeous and her rooms are clean and comfy. The area is peaceful with a pool, lovely landscapes and the river. Her B & B is a short walk to the town. Martha made a special effort to celebrate my
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My October '17 stay at Oak Gables was as pleasant as my last two stays there. This trip I stayed for the first time in the Guest Wing......a bright, delightful room with kitchen & full bath, and a beautiful view of the Thomaston River! Martha is the perfect
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We recently stayed for 2 nights in the main house at Oak Gables with another couple and were thrilled to have the entire house to ourselves. The owner, Martha Scudder, was so welcoming and entertaining and made us feel right at home. She prepared a delicious breakfast each
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I stayed at Oak Gables for a weekend in July and loved it. Martha is a very kind and welcoming hostess, and I fell in love with her little dog Dickens. My room was clean and pretty and had a good air conditioner. Martha made sure I had gluten free items for breakfast, she
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Response from MarthasOak, Owner at Oak Gables Bed & Breakfast
Responded Sep 22, 2016
Dear Dawn, Dickens really enjoyed having you . You were very kind to take the time to write A REVIEW. It means so much to me when one appreciates my home.....and my Scottie too. This is why I can't retire. Dickens and I look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Dawn.
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Oak Gables living room
Bedroom next to ours
How about drinks on this back porch?!
Front Porch
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Orchard Bedroom
Same exact dog question as above but the dates are Sept 28-29-30.
I am sorry but I am unable to serve those renting apartments. Thank you for asking. Martha
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"I've stayed in the Studio Apartment, main house B&B Lilac Room, and the Guest Wing, and highly recommend all three."
"Two of the upstairs rooms have river views but you would need to ask about that."
"The guest suite was a nice option for us. It offers privacy and spectacular views."
"studio was so great! VERY quiet, clean, and private."
"Well we really liked the studio. Drinks on the back porch!"
United StatesMaineMid Coast MaineDamariscotta
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