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Bangor, Maine
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The ONLY things this place has going for it is the view and the proximity to nightlife. A strong odor of urine was prevalent in the main room's stained and dampish carpet (maybe the damp was because it gets foggy a lot in Eastport? But eeyew!! with that smell!!???) The chairs were so groady with black stain, the bathroom sink... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Conveniently located near the historic downtown district, this motel offers a great view of the harbor. The room had a microwave and small fridge. Wifi worked well, and the towels were plush. Not high end, but we enjoyed our stay.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

The mattresses were so old and disgusting - absolutely filthy - no words can prepare you for the nastiness of this place. The dirt and dust piled high on base boards and behind bed. Our daughter wanted to sleep in the car. HAD to leave early & forfeit money - really deserves a negative score. God only knows what disease... More 

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North Conway, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This was our first time staying at Motel East and we won't be back. When we entered the room there was an overwhelming smell of stale cigarettes. The beds were only about 6 inches off the ground with no boxspring under the mattress and were probably the most uncomfortable bed I have ever slept on. The curtains were falling off... More 

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Gardiner, Maine
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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

The view is great but the digs are awful. My room had no heat (September in Eastport) until I discovered a space heater. There were no instructions and it took me over a half hour to get it started. Furnishings are clearly dated. Wifi did not work as I was not given the code at check-in. There is no service... More 

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Brookline, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

I checked in with my two young children and was met with a horrible cigarette smoke odor upon entering our room. I ended up picking up a plug-in air freshener to try to bear the stench as we had to stay for three nights for a family wedding in town. Each time we were in the room (which was as... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

Dirtiest room we have ever stayed in. We have seven images to validate this rating. This facility is known by the locals as poorly managed. Requested accommodations on the first floor and received the large subfloor room. Never again!

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Waterbury
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

I think so many of the bad reviews are people looking for a room at The Algonquin across the bay in St Andrews. Our room was clean, with hardwood floors throughout. We stayed for a week and would stay again in a heartbeat. If you're looking for a big city experience with someone on duty 24/7 there's Saint John or... More 

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3 Thank Bob W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

This is not the worst motel I've ever stayed in, but certainly not the best. The view from the balcony was great, but like most said, was pretty much the only good part about our room. The entire motel is very outdated, but that could be overlooked if not for the dinginess. The carpet looked to be dirty and the... More 

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ONTARIO
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145 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Have stayed here before so knew exactly what to expect. You must keep in mind it's the only hotel in town. Had a bit of reservation mix up so if booking in advance I strongly suggest you get it in an email if possible. Room wise it's all about location this place has great view ocean. I suggest room #... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Motel East

Address: 23A Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1529
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Eastport
Price Range: $70 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Motel East Hotel Eastport
East Hotel Eastport
East Motel Eastport
Motel East Eastport, Maine
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