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embden, maine
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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

I love New England and everything that exemplifies quintessential "seaside" vacations. At less than a mile from downtown makes the inn's location perfect. The rooms are sparkling clean and very spacious. The staff was amazingly friendly and welcoming. Mornings in the breakfast room was delightful and the muffins were wonderfully homemade, warm and plentiful. Fresh fruit, Irish oatmeal and many... More 

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2 Thank lornaloon
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

I can't thank you enough for your kind words and we are all happy that you enjoyed your stay. I can't stress enough that we have the best staff of any other establishment. Every one of them truly tries to make our guests feel at home and comfortable. When I just walked through the breakfast room a moment ago, I... More 

Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I was at the seaside inn on september 26th,2014 for 3 nights. As owner of a travel agency on the south shore of montreal, I would just like to mention how much I enjoyed this inn. Although, not 5 star, rooms are extremely clean and well kept as well as the inn itself. The breakfast in the boathouse is also... More 

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1 Thank johanne r
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy you discovered us and you enjoyed your stay. I am sorry we are late thanking you. Neil and all of our staff are so great and as you can tell by speaking with him they all enjoy their time with our guests. We hope to see you again soon for another visit. Thank you again and... More 

New Carlisle, Ohio
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014

We spent two nights at the Seaside Inn and it was delightful! Our room looked out on the flower garden near the entrance which I found extremely pleasant. The room was charmingly decorated as was the entire inn. We went upstairs and sat on the deck near the hot tub and looked out at the beach. The location of the... More 

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2 Thank Abbylumc
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

We have to admit our muffins are incredible. It is very difficult for all of us to walk by them each morning. We are happy to hear your enjoyed your stay with us. The view from the hot tub deck catches me each time I go out there. In the winter our guests will sit in the tub during snow... More 

Southborough, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Spent six nights recently in a 2nd floor "premier" room with my husband and two young adult daughters. We paid premium rates because I wanted to see the ocean from my room and go to sleep to the sounds of the sea. The Seaside did not disappoint! The room was a good size, very clean and comfortable and very quiet.... More 

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Thank VeryPickySuburbanMom
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry it took me a while to thank your for your review. I am so happy you enjoyed the view from your room. Each time I walk by a room with the door open I am drawn to the view. I am sorry that others reviews gave you the impression we are a traditional bed and breakfast. The... More 

Milford, Connecticut
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Love the Seaside! Have stayed here for 3 years. Can't beat the location...the beach is a 30 second walk across the grass. The rooms are big and clean and there is a deck with a hot tub and a fabulous view of the water. Best thing about the Seaside though, is the muffins! Homemade every morning and left out to... More 

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Thank BethJ0512
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

It is so nice to hear your kind words. We really do look forward to seeing our guest's return each year. Your photo's are wonderful to look at. The muffins here are outstanding and it is very difficult to resist them every morning. We look forward to your fourth year with us next year and please call and let us... More 

Lynn, Massachusetts
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153 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Fortunate to get a one night here on the 2nd floor over looking the ocean. Place is small, rooms are very clean, refrigerator in room, 2 queen beds, small balcony to sit out and see the ocean. Also, a nice jacuzzi on the top deck to relax oceanside. Neil at the desk was very nice, gave good tips on places... More 

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Thank Marion M
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

I am glad you were able to stay in a second floor oceanfront room. The view from those rooms still pulls me in each time I walk by one. You are right we have a large number of guests that have been with us well over twenty years. We have on gentleman that has come every year since he was... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We loved staying here on our honeymoon. Rooms were clean, staff was very friendly and helpful and the whole Inn is very charming. Breakfast was included and delicious and the whole place had a bit of a bed and breakfast feel. The beach is beautiful and sandy. Highly Recommend.

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1 Thank Leah P
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Happy anniversary to you just in case we didn't say that while you were here. I am glad you found that we have a bed and breakfast feel. We are classified as a small hotel but we want to keep the small town feel that makes everyone feel welcome as soon as they walk through the door. We are hoping... More 

Bedford, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

My husband and I married here by Ken and it was wonderful! Everyone was helpful and courteous, rooms were clean and so lovely. Stunning views of the beach. Picture perfect way to wake up in the morning. Very quaint and captured the county inn feel of Maine. Breakfast was homemade and delicious. We are making a tradition of staying here... More 

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2 Thank gabkiefer
seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much and it is great to see your for your anniversary. The comments and seeing our guests return each year means so much to the entire staff. We will see you next year. More 

Denver, Colorado
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42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We had a second floor room. (If you have an elderly person in your group, be aware that the inn has no elevator.) The beds were supportive; the best we had slept on during our two week trip! The room was spacious with two beds, a small table and two chairs, and a semi-private balcony. The AC worked well. For... More 

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seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry I havent responded sooner. The summer has just gone full swing so fast this year. We are very happy you enjoyed The Seaside. We are here to help in way we can to make your stay better. We do apologize that the email confirmation did not make it to your inbox. If that ever happens please call... More 

Montreal, Canada
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220 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

The Seaside has been our Kennebunk Beach tradition for decades. In fact we have seen the owners' family get larger and larger. We should not praise this place too much because we may not be able to get the rooms we like the next time. A bit old style, yes, but charming and a few steps from the beach. The... More 

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seasidekennebunk, Owner at Seaside Inn, responded to this review

The whole Seaside family enjoys seeing our guests return and we look forward to seeing who is arriving each day. We always do our best to find a room for our returning guests. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront Inn directly on quiet section of Kennebunk Beach. The only Kennebunk Inn directly on the Beach! Walk to Kennebunkport’s Famous Dock Square shops, boutiques and restaurants. Sea kayaking, lobster boat tours, whale watching, fabulous sunrises and sunsets from your room! Surfing, wake boarding and kayaking right out your door. Ocean view Hot Tub. Bicycles. The Seaside Inn is open year round and includes breakfast daily in the 1850 Boat House. Great values with our special Off-Season Packages in our Oceanfront Inn. View live beach cam on our web site. 9th Generation Family Innkeepers since 1667. Kennebunkport’s premier beachfront address. A memorable location and experience directly on the beach. Maine Environmental Leader award. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaside Inn

Address: 80 Beach Ave, Kennebunk Beach, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7632
Region: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunk
Price Range: ₹ 5,403 - ₹ 11,148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“Terrace side rooms are a good value. Oceanside rooms have spectacular view.”
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“Top floor, ocean side rooms have the best views.”
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“If it's a ocean view you are looking for better to book a room on the second floor.”
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“Rooms away from street side probably would be quieter”
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