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    The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel

    21 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6003
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My wife and I stayed at The Boat House Waterfront hotel in Kennebunkport and had a great experience. We stayed in the Admiral Suite. The suite was outstanding with tons of room and a private patio overlooking the harbor. While the weather did not cooperate...More

    1  Thank deekdeblieux
    Response from BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Hello deekdeblieux, Thank you for the amazing review. We are so happy to see how much you enjoyed your time with us. The weather this year has been a bit crazy and unpredictable. We can agree that even on bad weather days, the view from...More

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 22 August 2016

    My wife and I wanted to be in the middle Kennebunkport and not have to drive to go out to dinner or for drinks. Therefore the Boathouse Waterfront Hotel was the perfect location. We had the Admiral Suite which was huge and had a full...More

    1  Thank TPXB
    Response from Holly P, General Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront HotelResponded 23 August 2016

    TPXB, thank you for your review. If you are looking for a location smack dab in the middle of everything, The Boathouse is for you! Guests love the Admiral Suite for the expansive deck overlooking Kennebunk River and the nicely appointed bathroom. Our reserved parking...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very nice place, great location. Actually had breakfast, dinner and happy hour there during my stay. Right on the water. Right in town. Very friendly staff. Dinner was freaking delicious! Room was wonderful. Highly recommend this hotel and restaurant.More

    Thank Kevin W
    Response from BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you Kevin W for the amazing review. We are very pleased to hear you had such a great time during your stay with us. The crew at David's and they have some amazing dishes this summer. We will make sure to pass along your...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here for our "minimoon" for a few nights after our wedding. We absolutely loved our stay! The hotel is beautiful and cozy. The staff were so attentive and welcoming. We had a few little added touches for our stay, which we really sweet...More

    Thank Samantha W
    Response from BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Samantha W. Congratulations on your wedding. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us so much. We are lucky to have such a great location along the river and we are glad you got a chance to eat at David's...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    Perfect central location (with parking!) right in the middle of everything in Kennebunkport. We were able to walk to all the galleries, shops, and restaurants right from our hotel. The staff was super-friendly and helpful. Our room was on the upper floor with a pretty...More

    Thank lisainnh
    Response from BoathouseGrandMGR, Manager at The Boathouse Waterfront HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Greetings lisainnh, Thank you for such a nice review of your stay with us. We are glad you were able to enjoy our amenities during your stay. We hope you were able to also enjoy a meal at David's restaurant ad they do an amazing...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 277 - US$ 580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    rmceachern2017
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from bigswan82 |
    Good Afternoon, Thank you for contacting us. We are unfortunately not a pet friendly hotel. Thank you, Boathouse Waterfront Hotel
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    rmceachern2017
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from Holly P | Property representative |
    Hello, Unfortunately, we are not a pet friendly hotel. Sorry for any inconvenience. Thank you, Holly
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    20 January 2016|
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    Response from MslvsCT | Reviewed this property |
    I have some photos but it's hard to tell what the rooms are like. The bedrooms are decent but the furniture is definitely old and used. There is no balcony - there is a porch that has 3 sides of glass doors that you can... More
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