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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a delightful place to stay. The hosts were super friendly and went above and beyond to ensure a wonderful visit. The breakfasts were off the charts delish! Fresh baked cookies and sherry was offered in the afternoons. I highly recommend and will go...More

Thank MaryAlice V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Five Gables Inn is hands down beautiful. The grounds are well maintained and glorious. The inn is a beautiful building, warm and welcoming, and not full of floral wallpaper or carpeting. The clean lines are a breath of fresh air from other Victorian era buildings,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This charming B&B is located a couple of miles outside of Boothbay Harbor. The location is perfect. You can drive to the harbor with all of its restaurants, shopping, and activity in just a few minutes. Or you can sit on the porch looking out...More

Thank coldmtn
Reviewed December 13, 2017

Five Gables is a quiet, comfortable B&B overlooking the Maine coast. It's outside the town and very secluded. The innkeepers have done a first-rate renovation of a historic inn. While the rooms are small and without AC, they are comfortable and charming. What makes the...More

1  Thank BronxSteve
Response from Splau, Owner at Five Gables InnResponded January 5, 2018

Steve: Thank you for your kind words, they are much appreciated. We have found that the Five Gables really is a special place and seems to draw a terrific group of guests which make "being on the spot and friendly" pretty easy. However, we have...More

Reviewed October 24, 2017

When I originally inquired about staying at the inn, they were full. I left my name and number in hopes something would open up and it did! My wife and I spent two nights in room 11 and absolutely loved the experience. We ate way...More

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Free Parking
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$178 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
$178 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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stevec1109
June 27, 2017|
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Response from Splau | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in the Five Gables. Although we are certifiable pet lovers, the inn is small and the rooms are so unique that we have not been able to come up with an approach that would allow for pets and not... More
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Robin F
May 12, 2016|
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Hi: Sorry for the delay in getting back in touch. Our daughter Bonnie was graduating from college and we took a little time away to celebrate with her. Part of the charm of the Five Gables is that it is an old inn, the flip... More
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Kleg1980
June 30, 2015|
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Response from Splau | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in the Five Gables. We do not have air conditioning, the rooms are cooled by the fresh, cool ocean breezes and ceiling fans. As our coastal area cools considerably at night, it is seldom too hot... More
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"Room 11 has a great view of the bay!"
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"We had room 5 with bay view and king size bed."
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"Go for a room with a water view! Room 8 had 2 comfy chairs, but some rooms didn't have upholstered..."
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"room 8 would be perfect"
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