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Homestead Motel and Cottages

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Overview
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good16%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible45%
  • 1 week ago
    “Looked like the place had been closed down.”
  • 21 Oct 2017
    “Needs major help”
143 Bucksport Rd, Ellsworth, ME 04605-2732 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a detour from Bangor to check this out on our way to New Hampshire but the group of 4 women was so disappointed with the exterior appearance that they did not want to check inside. Seemed that the grass had not been mowed...More

Thank ComeauA
Reviewed 21 October 2017

First we checked in the office was a dirty, hoarding type room, but still we thought to take a chance on a local owned place because we love small local owned businesses. The grounds looked unkept, nothing like the picture online. But then we walked...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The price of the rooms should give you a big hint as to what to expect when you show up. Once you realize that this isn't going to be like a Comfort Inn, it's not as terrible as it first seems, and its quirks begin...More

1  Thank Collette R
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I really wish I could give this place a better review. The people who own it do seem nice but I really need to share so others do not have this experience. The cottage they directed me too was kind of cute in the outside...More

2  Thank julezblue
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I just spent 12 days at the Homestead and was very satisfied.If you're looking to stay somewhere ultra modern with all the wi-fi hook ups and designer decor this isn't for you.If you want a cozy cottage with a comfy bed,clean room and bath with...More

Thank iroam m
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Description
Affordable, Clean Accommodations The accommodations at The Homestead Motel are just minutes from downtown Ellsworth, and provides easy access to some of the most popular and scenic stretches of Maine coast. More Homestead Motel At the Homestead, your comfort is our goal. Each of our spacious and tastefully furnished rooms have color cable television, wall-to-wall carpeting, full bath, double beds and a porch surrounded by lawns and beautiful flower gardens. The Homestead Motel is actually a group of buildings: an historic 1810 Colonial Maine House where our office is located, a motel complex with seven units and seven private cottages. The grounds are tree-lined, so there's privacy and room to stretch out. All Guest Accommodations are in Motel Building and Cottages with Ground Level Private Entry and Parking. Every morning in our office in the main house we offer complimentary coffee, decaf, tea, and pastries. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Homestead Motel And Cottages Hotel Ellsworth
Location
United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Ellsworth
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Homestead Motel And Cottages Hotel Ellsworth
Location
United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Ellsworth
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Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (7)
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chavet22
14 September 2016|
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Response from magnariderv45 | Reviewed this property |
Well, it's definitely run down and hasn't been updated since at least the 70s. You will see water stains on curtains, ceiling tiles, lamp shades, but I haven't noted that the place is dirty. We make a point of staying here... More
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"Cottages are very quiet,cozy and comfortable,there's a large gravel courtyard that's convenient and..."
iroamm
28 Oct 2016
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"Stay in one of the cottages, distant from the road."
magnariderv45
1 Aug 2016
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"Go elsewhere"
WilandTil
31 Jul 2016
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"don't stay here"
509robinm
17 Oct 2015
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