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The Island Inn

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Gorham, Maine
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Monhegan Island is an idyllic community located 10 miles off the Maine coast - well known to artists and birding enthusiasts. Idyllic, if one prefers solitude and nature to over-commercialized beachfront resorts. So this is not for everyone, and certainly not for most young families. The Island Inn is an iconic fixture just up the hill from the dock where... More 

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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

An escape off the coast of Maine. This is the perfect place at the perfect spot!!! Quiet, peaceful and beautiful - the only words to describe the Island Inn and Monhegan Island. Fabulous trails for hiking to see the magnificent coastline and majestic interiors of the island. The Inn is perched on a hill overlooking the harbor and offering perfect... More 

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Mason City, Iowa
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We recently spent three nights at the Island Inn. Clean, well managed. Rooms are small but very comfortable and quiet. Staff is welcoming and very helpful. The front porch and lawn with their comfortable chairs has a wonderful view and is a great place to relax and read a good book. Best of all is the restaurant. The service is... More 

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Thank William O
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Beautiful Inn with outstanding views...peaceful and clean, no TV's or radios, time to slow down and relax! Restaurant was outstanding! Rooms are small but clean and comfortable. Life the way it used to be!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

My wife and I spent a Thursday night at the Island Inn. The place was spic and span clean, the staff overall was welcoming, and the food at the Inn restaurant was some of the best I've had in Maine. Not unexpectedly in a rustic 100+ year old inn, the room was very small, but quiet (we were on the... More 

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Cumberland, Maine
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at the Island Inn while staying on Monhegan for the weekend. Mussels to die for, scallops cooked perfectly, scrumptious desserts--and as no alcohol is served, we brought along a favorite bottle of wine to enjoy with the meal. Strongly recommend this restaurant if you are lucky enough to spend time on beautiful Monhegan.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We have come here for many years - always stay at the Island Inn. We see some of the same friendly, patient and gracious staff each time. The Inn is very old and therefore not soundproof. We are early risers so early sounds do not bother us. This time we had Room 14 at the top of the stairs so... More 

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Canterbury, Connecticut
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113 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

While visiting Monhegan Island for the day we stopped at the inn for lunch. The service was prompt and friendly and the restaurant was lovely with an amazing view. We enjoyed a salad and lobster chowder both of which were fresh and delicious. The prices are high, as we expected out on the island, but the food was very good.

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Jackson, New Hampshire
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37 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Overlooking the harbor, this inn has marvelous views, cheerful and helpful staff, a wonderful front porch with rockers, and an ideal location. It was our first visit to the island and a wonderful introduction. Their breakfasts are comprehensive and the dining room very comfortable.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Arrived on the ferry from Boothbay and the hotel had folks on the dock to bring your bags up. We walked up the hill, all of a hundred yards and checked in. They very graciously allowed us an early check in and free run of the entire property. Our room was on the first floor and had a magnificent view... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Island Inn sits atop a bluff looking west over Monhegan harbor toward the ocean and in the evening it provides a perfect location to view the dramatic sunsets and the magnificent colors that accompany them. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Island Inn

Address: 10 Ocean Avenue, Monhegan Island, ME 04852
Region: United States > Maine > Monhegan Island
Price Range: ₹ 13,366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
The Island Hotel Monhegan
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“not all rooms have private baths ... website is clear on this.”
  • View from the headlands of Monhegan
  • Moonrise over Monhegan and Manana
 of 5 bubbles roberta115, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have private bathrooms...others share”
 of 5 bubbles billsS8041ZH, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the ocean would seem more desirable to me.”
 of 5 bubbles ljo769, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are on floor 3.”
 of 5 bubbles getaround28970, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so keep that in mind. Water view rooms are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Cici47, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
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