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Inn on the Harbor

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I feel like I'm in Popeyes film set a quaint wooden building at the edge of the harbor, 9 rooms on the water and 4 facing the Main Street with plenty of deck Space for a sun tan. We unfortunately didn't get one of the harbour view rooms as we drove in without booking, it's comfortable and the staff are... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's wonderful to sit on the deck watching the fishing boats and schooners pass through the Deer Island Thoroughfare. Stonington is a wonderful town and the zone on the Harbor is one of our favorite places to stay.

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Savannah, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Inn is right on the water in a picturesque harbor. The rooms are not air conditioned. Should not be a problem most of the time but my stay it was mid 80's and my room on the second floor was hot and the sun shined in until about 8. Not much to do in this town but relax and... More 

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blueloks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say, I love Stonington. This place is generally out of my budget but last minutes plan led me to this reservation. It is such a lovely spot, overlooking the harbor. We stayed in the Roseway which was a nice room with a comfortable bed. I didn't have any issue with noise levels. This room has an outside... More 

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Gallatin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

What a nice surprise! Not impressive from the street, it is wonderful. The Mary Day room opens to the deck, but we chose to sit at the window mostly. All the harbor activity in front of you. This is a working harbor, also windjammers tend to stop by. Nice breakfast on the deck. A highlight of our week in Maine.

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Puerto Varas, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

I stay there for 4 nights in June. It was a very nice stay, with a nice ocean view room. breakfast was nice, clean rooms. Owners are in reception to solve any problem or answer any question. I definetily stay there again if I have to come back

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

It's an old place overlooking the harbor and its so much fun! We loved our room! Stayed in the Heritage room directly overlooking the harbor. We were able to watch the lobster boats unloading their catch for the day. Most everything is within walking distance. No A/C but we left the windows open and there was a cool breeze all... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Inn on the Harbor is a small, comfortable inn on the waterfront in Stonington. It is great! The rooms are well furnished and exceptionally comfortable; the continental breakfast was just right. Waterfront rooms overlook the harbor from the Public Pier to one of the lobster co-op working piers. The inn also has a large waterfront deck for the land-facing rooms.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

I think this is our fourth visit to the Inn on the Harbor. It's always a great place to visit ... so relaxing to sit and watch the harbor, we love it. Not much to do or see in "downtown" Stonington, but the Inn is in the perfect location to see it all!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were on a three week car tour of Coastal Maine in April 2016. We had heard of the typical route jumping from Camden to Bar Harbor. Rather than Camden, we stayed in Rockport. Rather than Bar Harbor, we stayed in Southwest Harbor. But the hidden gem between the two was Stonington on Deer Isle. And the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
OPEN YEAR ROUND Known for its unique charm and spectacular view of the Penobscot Bay islands, the Inn on the Harbor on Deer Isle offers a perfect romantic waterfront retreat. Built in the 1880s and perched right on the edge of picturesque Stonington Harbor, this bed and breakfast captures the very essence of Maine's Downeast island life. Ten of the thirteen individually decorated guestrooms face the sea and enjoy gorgeous views of Isle au Haut, the Windjammers and the island's fishing fleet. Guests can relax on the spacious flower-covered deck extending out into the harbor and enjoy the tide rising and falling beneath the Inn. They can fall asleep to the sound of nearby Mark Island Light's foghorn and wake up to the lobstermen heading out to sea. Several of our rooms have wood burning fireplaces and/or private decks. Our accommodations are relaxed and comfortable, all with private baths and sitting areas. The coastal atmosphere, with fresh salt air and brilliant sunny skies, encourages many of our guests to simply put their feet up and relax while watching Stonington's bustling waterfront. This is Maine's Downeast island life at its best. ... more   less 

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Address: 45 Main Street, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME 04681
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Deer Isle > Stonington
Price Range: $70 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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