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Whately, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I met my mother and her friend for a 2 night stay at Sunset Beach. Purchased a Groupon for 2 rooms. We stayed in room 22 which had 2 queen beds and my mother stayed in room 11 with 2 double beds. I was cautious about staying here due to previous bad reviews. I am very happy... More 

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Berkshires, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wedding to attend in Edgecomb and decided to stay away from the hustle of Boothbay Harbor and Rt 1. I used a Groupon so it was very affordable for being right on the water. It is an older place but everything worked, and that is all that matters when you are away. The owners were very gracious... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, this is an old motel, but it's in good shape. To me the most important things are location and a good night's sleep, and Sunset Beach delivers on both. All the rooms face the ocean and are within 100 feet of the water, most much closer than that. You can't see the sunset from every room, but you can... More 

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1 Thank Dutch Brother
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading some of the reviews I was concerned about staying here. It seems like the hotel is in a managerial transition with a friend helping out. The location is beautiful ! My husband and I canoed on beautiful east boothbay harbor saw a bald eagle, Ospreys and a seal during our stay. Collected sea glass during low tide so... More 

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Thank bhirten
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay! It was off the beaten path so you definitely wanted to multi task when you went into Boothbay. With that being said, it was so nice and quiet because it was tucked away. Not much traffic noise, didn't heard any noise from the other visitors staying there. The room was clean and comfortable with a great... More 

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Danielson, Connecticut
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bought a Groupon for a 3-day getaway. Traveled 250 miles only to be greeted by a note on the office door (office was closed) with a phone number to call. Over an hour (and five attempts to get an answer) later, we were told the manager would not honor our reservation because he had no help to clean the rooms... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place needs help! Bed, fridge in front of mirror on table and tv. That's it. Porch door does not lock, no toaster, no microwave, no coffee pot, no beach to actually swim in, it's gross with seaweed all surrounding it at all times of the day. Carpet in room was dirty looking, paint chipping on wall. The 1 star... More 

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Thank LuvTriping787
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place was old and dirty. Pictures are not what are posted. Very old tired buildings with NO sandy beach. The tv in the room was an old 20 inch tv. The screen doors was broken and tub was very dirty.

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Sanford, Maine
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Upon arrival, it is obvious that the pictures are not accurate. It is not very well kept. Needs structure repair and paint. The pool was cloudy and had a very strong chemical odor. There were a few men trying to open it. The view was beautiful but there was glass bottles on the beach. The manager was overwhelmed (having had... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

This place is the epitome of location, location, location! I know a lot of reviews say that the place needs some TLC. Honestly, all seaside hotels have that issue, having grown up on the sea, salt air is not kind to the structures. However, our room was immaculate, the tub and shower was perfect with hot water and a deep... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Smugglers Cove Inn is a quaint inn located just a few miles east of Boothbay Harbor. We have five different buildings to choose from, all of which have a gorgeous view of Linekin Bay from their private balconies. We have our own sandy beach and heated swimming pool that you can watch lobster men haul in their traps. Free WiFi, Pet Friendly, Continental Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Beach

Address: 727 Ocean Point Rd, Route 96 East, East Boothbay, Boothbay, ME 04544-6204 (Formerly Smugglers Cove Inn)
Location: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Boothbay > East Boothbay
Price Range: $113 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sunset Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Smugglers Cove Hotel East Boothbay
Sunset Beach Maine/East Boothbay
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