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Inn by the Sea

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Blue Hill, Maine
Reviewed 11 January 2015

This is a pretty expensive place (by my standards, and Maine standards) but its one of those places where you feel that you definitely got your money's worth. The buildings are new, but done in a pretty classy attempt at mimicking the Shingle style. There is a main "inn" building and then some outbuildings which have the feel of time...

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Capnbob67, Thank you so much for your review on Trip Advisor (and for your review of Sea Glass Restaurant!). We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Sincerely, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Greenwich, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Everyone on the staff was kind and courteous. The service my new husband and I received was amazing and the service our puppy received was just as good! I would recommend this spot to anyone looking for a people and pet friendly inn.

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Pandora L, Happy new year! It was great having you with us and we appreciate the kind words on Trip Advisor. Hope to see you back with us again very soon. Warm regards, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We were looking for a pet friendly resort within a couple of hours of Boston for A New Year's Eve getaway. Googling pet friendly resorts in New England, I discovered the Inn by the Sea. Serendipity . . . a beautiful place . . . on the ocean, spa, delicious restaurant and our dog, Pandora, experienced her first doggie massage....

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear PandoraL Happy New Year! It was great having you and Pandora with us and we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you soon. Warm regards, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Connecticut
Reviewed 1 January 2015

This spot has been on our list for a while and we finally made it there for a couple of nights just before New Year's. Wish our stay could have been longer. These folks are sincerely interested in their guests' well-being and comfort. Our beach suite was the perfect spot to unwind, enjoy the view, and plan the next walk...

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Newfound721, Thank you so much for visiting and providing a review on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled that you were finally able to visit and enjoyed your stay! I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 December 2014

This is our second stay off-season (i.e., winter), which makes the room more affordable! Once again, we stayed in a pet-friendly double spa suite for one night for a birthday celebration. We love everything about this hotel... walks and family pictures on the beach, the chocolate chip cookies in the room, the bubble baths, the staff (especially Derek), and the...

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Viviane V, Thank you so much for your kind words on Trip Advisor! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and the service you received from Derrek, as well as the wonderful attractions of our area (The Holy Donut is a staff favorite!!). Look forward to seeing you with us again in the near future. Sincerely, Jim Glanville,...

Lyme, New Hampshire
Reviewed 30 December 2014

We stay here every Xmas and look forward to it every year. The setting is great; right on the ocean and close to the great Portland restaurants. The rooms Are lovely, the staff is great, and if you have a dog he or she is welcome too.

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello Ronnie63, Thank you so much for sharing the holidays with us and for the kind words on Trip Advisor. We look forward to welcoming you (and Sugar) back very soon! Warm regards, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Excellent Nice wait staff….Great valet and bellhop…….Fod was very good, BUT wold change the menu up every 3 or 4 months The check unpeople should be aware of a request well in advance fir a early check in……Ouy woman had no idea and offered nothing to do while we waited….

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Fifilarue02, Thank you very much for visiting and for taking the time to provide this review on Trip Advisor. I’m thrilled that you enjoyed the service provided by our dedicated team and have passed along your kind words. I should make mention that our restaurant will be undergoing a wonderful transformation in the coming months, and with this renovation...

maine
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Stayed over christmas with our 8 month old. Staff was wonderful. Inn provided a pack and play for our little girl and we were completely comfortable and relaxed while we were there. We would definitely stay again. Family and dog friendly!

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Newter135, Happy Holidays! So glad you enjoyed your visit with us and thank you for the kind words on Trip Advisor. We look forward to having you with us again in the near future. All the best, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Litchfield, New Hampshire
Reviewed 24 December 2014

A co-worker recommended the Inn by the Sea as a wonderful place to bring our dog for a little getaway. I booked the pet indulgence package and it was just "over-the-top" for our dog Lola. Driving into the property, you immediately notice how well-kept the grounds are, even in December. The entire check-in process was quick and efficient. You are...

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Jan L L, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this thorough review on Trip Advisor. It was great having you (and Lola) with us and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay. We hope that this visit may be the first of many to come! Warm regards, Jim Glanville, General Manager

Amelia Island, FL
Reviewed 22 December 2014

When driving up I was reminded of a clapboard inn in Nantucket. It is in a lovely location, just a short walk on a boardwalk through a reserve to the beach. Portland is quite a ride from here, so get a designated driver when driving back. The room was adequate, bathroom quite modern. The only small criticism is that the...

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JGVT, General Manager at Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Woody B Thank you so much for visiting and providing a review on Trip Advisor. I’m thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Additionally, I’ve shared your feedback regarding a breakfast buffet with our culinary team for future consideration. Warm regards, Jim Glanville, General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
After a multi million dollar renovation the eco luxury Inn by the Sea is Maine's premier beach destination. Located on a mile of unspoiled beach guests enjoy intimate dining in the ocean view Sea Glass celebrating Maine fare, relax in the spa or fireplace lounge. Spacious redesigned suites, rooms & cottages w oversized bathrooms, or full kitchens, or fireplaces. Child & Pet friendly! 5 acre indigenous garden,pool, bocce, fire pit, golf nearby. 10 mins to Portland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn by the Sea

Address: 40 Bowery Beach Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2599
Region: United States > Maine > Cape Elizabeth
Price Range: ₹ 18,418 - ₹ 53,186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn by the Sea 4*
Number of rooms: 61
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Inn By The Sea Hotel Cape Elizabeth
Inn By The Sea Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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“Ask for a suite on the 2nd floor - 1st floor suites require using a flight of stairs”
StevePetruska, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the new construction.”
813DavidS813, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“request ocean view”
yek531, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Garden Suite end room.. Very spacious with beautiful views of the grounds and the ocean.”
karendH5537IL, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 210 where we stayed overlooked the Atlantic Ocean. You could see lobster boats! Just a fantastic view.”
ShaunM67, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
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