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15 reviews
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

You just cannot get any better lodging in Ogunquit than The Yellow Monkey! Spotless Victorian furnishings with all the modern conveniences of an upscale hotel. The service is impeccable, with onsite owners who bend to your every wish. Wonderful breakfast buffet. Massage therapist on site to knead away your aches and pains after a day of shopping or site seeing.

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Gardiner, Maine
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

Our room was cramped, dark, old, and musty-smelling. There was a double bed and a day bed. The bathroom was extremely small and dated. The continental breakfast was decent: English muffins, butter, peanut butter, Danish, yogurt, cereal, coffee. The front porch was a comfortable and lovely spot to sit and watch people go by because we certainly would not choose... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Reviewed June 11, 2016

I stayed in the Brown House on the 2nd floor at the front of the building. The location is perfect for a 2 minute walk into the downtown area shops and restaurants. In season, the Ogunquit Trolley takes you to Perkins Cove and the beach. My room as well as the lobby of the building was tastefully decorated with vintage... More 

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed at the Monkey for years. The owners are very friendly and usually book your room themselves. I've stayed in all of the houses, and the rooms have been clean and comfortable. There is a little bit of a mothball smell though, which I don't mind. Sometimes if you pay cash, the rooms are even cheaper. You cannot beat... More 

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New York
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146 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2014

I Met my husband here. This has become a very special place for us since this is where we met!!! Great location! You can easily work into town . You can get on the tram and go anywhere! The summer playhouse has wonderful shows and the restaurants have the best lobster.

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Medford, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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Reviewed February 23, 2014

My friend and I have been staying at the Yellow Monkey for about 20 yrs. What brought us there first was that they allowed pets in rooms with private entrances and we travel with two small dogs. What kept us going back were the owner's, Victor and Peter, their friendliness and willingness to be accommodating, the staff we met and... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2014

This place really hasn't changed much in many years...and that would be a good thing! We love this place. And the best part is the friendliness of the staff and other guests...especially Peter! It really helped make our vacation special. Can't wait to go back.

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Raymond, New Hampshire
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Reviewed January 26, 2014

We stayed in room 'E1', a beautiful , newly re modeled, large suite with full kitchen and private patio. Great price! Quiet location but with access to common areas where friendly people meet and party together between events downtown. Short walk to shopping, restaurants, dance and comedy bars. The best Beach a short walk away. Heated Jacuzzi for guests is... More 

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CHARLESTOWN
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2013

This was a fine guest house. I wish that all could be as accommodating as this guest house was. We were there in early July...the weather in Ogunquit was awful. It rained--down-poured, and our lovely hotel room was even more of a respite because of the weather. We walked up a set of stone stairs to a suite with a... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

Have stayed at the Yellow Monkey many times over the years, some rooms are better than others, but overall no complaints. Just stayed in Room L, gorgeous room, well appointed, clean and comfortable, also enjoyed the period furniture in the room which were of excellent quality. Thanks to the owner, Peter, for offering a great stay at fair prices.

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Additional Information about Yellow Monkey Guest Houses & Motel

Address: 280 Main St, Ogunquit, ME 03907
Location: United States > Maine > Ogunquit
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
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Yellow Monkey Guest Houses And Motel
Yellow Monkey Ogunquit
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“There are a few low budget rooms. Those are the ones that you may read a negative review. So many more rooms are excellent and compare in price or lower to other resorts. There are 5 or 6 homes converted into suites. There is a size and price for everyone. Ask about the Captains quarters.”
 of 5 bubbles jakemmmmmp, Jan 26, 2014 | Read review
“I've stayed in most of them over about 6 years and enjoyed them all.”
 of 5 bubbles DonaldM74, Jul 8, 2013 | Read review
“Ask for the Stone House -- the upper balcony offers a nice view of both the street activity and a small view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles RoamingStud, Sep 8, 2012 | Read review
“Just ask them, they will tell you what's available (I like the out buildings)”
 of 5 bubbles KenriL7, Apr 28, 2012 | Read review
“Sleep on one of the stone walls with pointy rocks”
 of 5 bubbles km924, Sep 1, 2011 | Read review
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