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Webster, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best thing about this hotel is its location right on the beach, or rather, in the dune grass of Grand Beach which extends all the way from Pine Point in Scarborough past the pier in Old Orchard to Ferry Beach and Camp Ellis in Saco. You could walk for miles on the wide, sandy beach. This is not the... More 

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Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a place close to friends and in the summer Old Orchard is booked and pricy. So, we found this spot in Scarborough. It has a common kitchen, the thing to note is that it closes at 8 pm. So, if you take dinner late... Or want wine and cheese on your front/room stoop, one must do all kitchen... More 

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Thank Babuszka
New Milford, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

First the door open's in wrong directions if you have the room at front of house, when you walk in you walk right into a dresser, I get the decor "old fashioned" but terribly done, it felt runned down, the bed was horrible, no coffee to be found you pay for the beach only, thats it....Looked forward to my mini... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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130 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 896 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

This inn has a great location on the beach just north of Old Orchard Beach. My husband and I enjoyed the beach tremendously.and witnessed a wonderful sunrise from our room. The inn is old-fashioned and quirky in a charming way. The breakfast was unremarkable but good enough. One of the allures of the area to us is the fact that... More 

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Middletown
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Bathroom floor was dangerously slippery...when dry! Linens not clean & not a blanket to be found. Door lock very, very difficult to both lock & unlock. Breakfast consisted of partially thawed muffins & sour juice. NOT a pleasant stay.

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Quebec City, Canada
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52 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The Holiday House is a beautiful inn on the Pine Point part of the beach near Old Orchard. The establishment is made up of an inn in front and a hotel wing in the back. The owner is very nice and staff helpful and friendly. Prices to stay there have gone up though and upkeep hasn't followed. The rooms are... More 

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Sharon, Massachusetts
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We just spent a weekend at this quaint inn that was easily accessible to Old Orchard Beach and all the amusements. While it is a bit of a walk (but doable), it is completely separate from all the noise. The rooms are...rustic but very comfortable and clean. The Inn rooms have a great breeze, good ocean view, and waves that... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

2nd visit. The last time, I stayed at Holiday House was in 2011. I happy to say our 2nd stay at Holiday House exceeded our expectations as did the first. The location is perfect. The access to the ocean and beach is excellent. The Inn has a wonderful place to sit out and view the ocean. I cannot say enough... More 

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Thank David R
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

My fiance and I found this place on TripAdvisor, because we needed a place to stay in the Cape Elizabeth area during our Fall Foliage driving tour.This review covers the motel side of the property - we found that it was a better value for us, since we were on a budget. We can definitely say it is above average... More 

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Thank Kimmie V
Waterford, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This is not Holiday Inn, but.... I knew that going in from other reviews. The place met and exceeded our expectations and we will be back next year. After a few nights visiting relatives in Maine, we spent a Labor Day overnight here before returning home. We had stayed down the street from this inn a few years ago, so... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cozy, family owned and operated Inn and Motel, located with direct access to the Grand Beach area of Saco Bay (1.8 miles from the Old Orchard Beach Pier) near Pine Point in Scarborough, Maine. The Inn was the home of the first generation of operators, who opened their doors to travelers starting in 1964. Sixteen motel units were constructed adjacent to the Inn, opening in 1970. The adults only Inn, and family Motel are all non-smoking units. Many of our guests are returning families who've been vacationing with their parents and grandparents, since my grandmother and grandfather opened the Inn almost 50 years ago. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Holiday House Inn

Address: 106 E Grand Ave, Pine Point Beach, Scarborough, ME 04074-8874
Location: United States > Maine > Scarborough
Price Range: $160 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
The Holiday House Inn Maine/Scarborough
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