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Sanford, Maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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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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Montpelier, Vermont
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The location and view is stellar. Room was fairly clean(dirty hand towel in the bathroom). Our room was not ready at 3:00 check in time, no wifi, the pool wasn't ready, ice machine didn't work and the manager complained he couldn't get any help. We went out for the day and came back at 4:00 and our room wasn't made.... More 

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Montpelier
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Sunset beach for our 4th year. The only thing that was good was the view. Checkin at 3pm room not ready. Internet non existent, pool not ready,went out for day and our room was not made up at all. Manager couldn't find any help to clean, said pool co never returns to complete work, telephone company hasn't fixed... More 

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Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

What a perfect place for a getaway! We need to escape for a day after a crazy Memorial Day weekend and we spotted Sunset Beach on Groupon. Not being able to select a specific room, we chose the Pier building to be able to get the best water view. Upon arriving we were greeted by friendly staff, who basically knew... More 

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Danvers, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

If you want to have a luxurious hotel room, this is not the place for you. The room we had was dated, but clean. It was very quiet and away from the noise of downtown Boothbay Harbor. The bed was comfortable. They are located on the other side of the Harbor, so we went to sleep to the sound of... More 

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Oakdale, MN
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

Was shabby and old but clean and quiet. The view is great but glad I used a Groupon to get a low rate. Kind of place that may be good for a family on a budget with the pool, etc. Not for handicapped traveller as we had to go up steps to our room.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We stayed here from a Groupon forwarded from a friend. Friendly inn keeper, rooms was clean, linens clean. Some buildings still need to be updated but overall a good weekend. We actually stayed here when it was under a different name 44 years ago on honeymoom. Glad to see someone is trying to re vitalize the inn.

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Wolcott, CT
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Stayed recently with a Groupon. Pro:View is beautiful Cons: room was outdated, only 4 channels on TV, Internet did not work at all, toilet ran every 15 minutes, we ended up turning off the valve in order to try and sleep but didn't get much sleep because mattress was lumpy and pillows were musty and felt like they were filled... More 

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

The first time at this place and will be the last, nice view of the water but was not the building I want to be in and was told there were no others . The room felt dirt stains on the rug paint peeling of the wall in the bathroom the beds were old and uncomfortable . Dirty I paid... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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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 - $258 (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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