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The Dunes on the Waterfront

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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
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  • Terrible0%
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“the cottages”(55 reviews)
“tidal river”(31 reviews)
“low tide”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

This was our second visit here and we weren't dissapointed. The cabin was nice, very clean and well maintained. We stayed for three nights. Walking distance to downtown and Perkins Cove (approx 2 miles)

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

My parents are repeat guests of this resort (for lack of a better word). It's not really a resort, just acres of green grass speckled with little white cabins. The cabins are spaced far enough apart so you have plenty of privacy. We stayed in...More

Thank L P
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We spent 3 nights in one of the guest rooms. The room was beautifully styled and clean but a little bit small. To be honest we were only there to sleep so it worked fine for 2 adults. Our room was on the bottom floor...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

We love this place and it’s cottages with fireplaces. It’s a great way to spend relaxing time with a loved one. This visit we booked a “suite”, cabin #10. It, truly, is small and has only one chair. My wife could use the easy chair...More

Thank TheWiseOwl-AZ
Reviewed September 26, 2017

This property consists of guest rooms and cottages. My husband and I stayed one night in a guest room in the two story structure with with a total of 6 rooms. Our arrival to the office on a misty, gray day was welcoming. There is...More

Thank Mtjc67
Response from Katie K, General Manager at The Dunes on the WaterfrontResponded October 2, 2017

Dear Mtjc67; Thank you so much for the wonderful review of our property! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and wish tropical storm Jose had departure from the Southern Maine Coast a bit sooner for your brief stay with us. Jose did...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$147 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Ogunquit
#3 Green Hotel in Ogunquit
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Ogunquit
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Ogunquit
#5 Romantic Hotel in Ogunquit
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$147 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Ogunquit
#3 Green Hotel in Ogunquit
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Ogunquit
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Ogunquit
#5 Romantic Hotel in Ogunquit
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveler (134)
Room & Suite (187)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (120)
Bathroom (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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hunter217
October 12, 2016|
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Response from Nancy B | Reviewed this property |
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hunter217
October 12, 2016|
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Response from Meryl R | Property representative |
Hi there! The Dunes is does not accept pets, with one exception this year — we're having a Doggy Weekend at the end of our season, Oct. 27-30, 2016. This is a one-time event for us, so if you'd like to bring your pup on a... More
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Joanne F
October 14, 2015|
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Response from Mike R | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, The trolley does stop running in October, unfortunately — Columbus Day was its last day. We do have heat in all cottages and guest rooms, and our cottages have working wood fireplaces with individual firewood... More
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"The rooms vary in size, location & amenities. Not all rooms have fireplaces"
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"Contact them directly to pick the best cabin."
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"Take the trolley to avoid traffic congestion or walk- beach or sidewalk!"
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"We asked for a quiet room and got the top floor in a corner."
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