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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
This place is on Buckport road just before it descends into historic downtown Ellsworth. Staying here is like traveling was in the late '50s or early '60s. Don't expect any amenities here. No internet access either, unless you want to stand in the main residence...More
We stayed in "cottage" #7 last night. Read the review from 2011 for cottage 7. It hasn't improved. Traveler's photos online are accurate. We thought it was laughable until bedtime-before we saw long black hairs on the sheets along with a live brown spider. My...More
Yes, this is a low price and not a modern hotel but i think you should consider the Pros.
When i pay money i expect more but this hotel was worth it.
1) LOW price
2) Hotel owner was so nice person to talk...More
With uneven floor, tiny beds from the 1950's, musty and moldy room with water damages everywhere, false advertising, this motel should not be allowed to operate. Nothing here is up to the code. This place needs to be bulldozed and rebuilt before it can be...More
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Is it clean or as bad as what former occupants say
14 September 2016|
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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
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 when on the way to Acadia simply for the experience of showing our daughter what mom and pop places were like when we grew up. If you don't want any amenities at all and want to stay somewhere that will offer a good story to tell later then book with Doug (the owner/manager)
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"Cottages are very quiet,cozy and comfortable,there's a large gravel courtyard that's convenient and..."