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Free Internet
Non-smoking hotel
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Non-smoking rooms


Full view
67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
5Restaurantswithin 5 miles
6Attractionswithin 5 miles
4Room tips
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it was everything you would want in a B&B--clean, comfortable rooms. ours had a kitchen and small dining table. a great room to share breakfast with other guests and chat with our hosts or read and have tea or coffee in the afternoon. also a great garden with tables outside.
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Shining Sails is the perfect get-away! I have been coming here for years, and it now feels like home because of the welcoming nature of John and Winnie. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Most rooms have patios with lovely views of the garden and or ocean. Each morning we
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We are staying in a two-bedroom apartment belonging to Shining Sails called "China Cap" and love it. It's a lovely place to be and we would recommend it to others. The owners have been easy to deal with, and the unit is impeccable. We enjoy the small balcony and view of the
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Motel is OK but not very welcoming. In fact the entire island doesn't seem to care about tourism. You pay a premium on a boat to get there, there is only one nice hike and not much else. The food available is poor and scant.
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We stayed in room 1 with our 8 year old twins. It had a tiny pullout sofa for them in a separate room (the "kitchen" area). We had a small patio with two chairs and a table and a lovely view of the sea beyond the lovely garden. I think we must have had different innmasters
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Here is what you can do on your patio at Shining Sails.
double bed in apartment 4
The view from the Room #6 private deck.
Looking out to the Room #6 deck.
Room #6 - the door leading out to the private deck.
Rooms lobster cove
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"China Cap is a pleasant two-bedroom unit on the second floor, and a lovely, bright place."
"Not sure you have a choice...ours was decided by 2 kids..."
"we stayed in room 6 and 7 as we did not need a kitchen"
"Upper rooms have magnificent views of the peaceful harbor. Leave your windows open all day while you're gone (unless it's raining) so you can return in the evenings to sleep in pure island air. Bring food with you."
United StatesMaineMonhegan Island
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